Junior Buyer

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Cheshire | Ref: BBBH30462

£28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum

Junior Buyer
circa £30,000

North West

Role Profile
Our client, a leading retailer, is looking to appoint a Junior Buyer to join their team based in the North West. They are looking for someone who has passion and enthusiasm ad who will want to be hands on with the product and the business. This is a fast paced Ecommerce business so would be ideal for someone who is okay with making quick decisions and match the pace of the business.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and hardworking individual with experience in a similar role, to join a fast-growing retailer offering development opportunities, and to be part of a dynamic team.


  • Working closely with the Design and Quality team
  • Building and managing relationships with current suppliers, maintaining regular communication, whilst also seeking out new suppliers to meet demand
  • Developing a supplier strategy, minimising risk to the business
  • Keeping ahead of market trends, availability, and competitor strategies
  • Improve the category through supply base negotiation
  • Providing constructive feedback to our suppliers
  • Supplier and product compliance
  • Working in collaboration with the Commercial Team to communicate any supply problems or risks that may impact on business operations

Skills, Experience & Personal Attributes

  • Retail buying experience
  • Experience in a fast paced environment
  • Experience in Ecommerce
  • Confident with the ability to make decisions under pressure
  • Analytical and numerical with a keen eye for detail
  • Ability to forge and maintain strong relationships with suppliers
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work cross-functionally with others in the wider business
  • Strong commercial awareness

Client information
Our client, a leading retailer, is looking to add to their team based in the North West

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