Buying Assistant

  • Location
    Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary
    £24,000.00/Year
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrator
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-102019-98558

Job Title: Buying Assistant
Salary: £24,000
Start date: November 2019
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes


Adecco are currently recruiting for a Buying Assistant to join our client based in Milton Keynes. This is a permanent opportunity paying £24,000 per annum with start dates available from November 2019.

Role Requirements / Responsibilities:

Supporting the category manager in the day to day workload of the full category function including:

Assisting with Buyer support and relationship building


Supporting the development of category management systems & processes


Range integrity management


Visual merchandising


Assisting with new product development


Planning & coordinating new product launches & promotional events


Product training


Market analysis


The ideal candidate:
Experience within a buying environment previously
Confident in speaking with clients on a day to day basis
Ability to stand and present to clients
Good mathematics knowledge
Strong Excel/Word/PowerPoints skills

Free parking is provided on site.

Working hours:
8am - 4pm (Monday - Friday)


Should you have the required background and experience for this position please apply or send your most up to date CV across in order to be considered for this position.


If you have any questions please contact Amy on 01604 637474.


If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.


Adecco are an employment agency and is an equal opportunities employer.


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Amy Harrison