Assistant Buyer

Posted a week ago by Parkside

Harrow, London
£28,000 - £30,000/annum 10% bonus, Medical, 25 days

Are you a career driven? Seeking that company who will offer fantastic training and career development?

Do you have experience within a buying / procurement / trading team?

Assistant Buyer is required ideally with food experience (FMCG is a must)

You will be supported by a friendly and helpful manager in newly refurbished offices

Offices based in Harrow (after training it will be 2 days a week home working) You must be within a reasonable commutable distance to get to Harrow (Met Line)

Salary £28,000 - £30,000 DOE with 10% bonus

Health cover

Free parking

plus more


  • Identify and source products to meet consumer demands
  • Negotiate prices with suppliers
  • Work closely with internal teams to achieve business goals
  • Build relationships with stakeholders and suppliers
  • Conduct competitor analysis
  • Plan and manage product ranges

Requirements for the role:

1-2 years buying / selling experience (FMCG)

Degree educated

Skilled on using Excel (Intermediate to Advanced level)

Excellent negotiating skills

Hard working

Personable & Friendly

Excellent communicator

Interested? Then please apply today!

Parkside Recruitment specialises in placing a wide range of professional accountancy and office support staff into a variety of disciplines. Our vacancies vary from day to day assignments, short term and long term contracts, to permanent placements.

To submit an application in strict confidence, please apply online using the appropriate link below.

Alternatively to find out more about this or other Commercial opportunities please contact Kelly Barter

at Parkside Recruitment on (phone number removed).

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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