This is an enticing opportunity for a resourceful and strategic Buyer to join a leading retail company in Nottingham. The ideal candidate will be responsible for selecting and purchasing lines of power tool products on behalf of the company.Client Details
Our client is a well-established and respected entity in the retail industry. With a workforce of over 1,000 employees, they pride themselves on delivering high-quality products to their vast customer base. The company has a strong market presence in Nottingham and is known for its commitment to excellence.Description
- Identify new potential suppliers in the retail industry.
- Negotiate terms of contracts to achieve the best possible prices.
- Select and purchase quality products for our stores.
- Monitor stock levels and make purchase decisions based on demand.
- Manage relationships with existing suppliers while seeking new ones.
- Analyse market trends and apply this knowledge to make insightful buying decisions.
- Work closely with the sales department to determine optimal stock levels.
- Attend trade events and exhibitions to stay atop market trends.
A successful Buyer should have:
- A background in power tools, machinery or electronic goods Buying in Retail.
- Strong negotiation skills and the ability to network and influence suppliers.
- Excellent analytical skills to make informed decisions from a margin perspective.
- Commercial awareness and a keen eye for detail.
- A good understanding of the retail industry and its product trends.
- Ability to commute to and work 5 days from the Nottingham head offices.
- A competitive salary in the range of £45,000 - £50,000 per year.
- Generous bonus scheme and pension plan.
- A friendly and inclusive company culture.
- Opportunity to work in the vibrant city of Nottingham.
- Chance to make significant contributions to a thriving retail company.
We invite all qualified candidates to apply for this exciting position in the retail industry and experience the vibrant culture of Nottingham.