Category Buying Assistant

Posted 09/05/2024 by Uniting People

Coventry, West Midlands (County)

Hours: Full-time - 40 hours per week
Salary: up to £30kDOE

A well-established and highly successful Online Distribution is looking for a Category Buying Assistant to join a small team to support the operation.


  • Assisting the Buyer
  • Analysing ranges
  • Cross-selling opportunities
  • Liaise with overseas branch office
  • Liaising with suppliers
  • Working closely with production to ensure stock is available when required
  • Scheduling
  • Analysis of reports
  • Any other duties as reasonably required

Skills and Experience:

  • Furniture buying background is desirable
  • Previous experience working in Purchasing, Procurement, Supply Chain, Buying is essential
  • Have an understanding of the UK markets
  • Able to self-manage
  • Self-driven and organised
  • Good communication
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to work as a team player

What we offer:

  • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Competitive starting salary
  • Free onsite parking
  • Pension
  • Progression opportunity
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