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Trainee Buying Programme

Trainee Buying Programme


Fantastic opportunity for a challenging and rewarding career path into buying.

If you are a business or masters graduate with a proved track record or delivering high standards looking to join a growing and profitable organisation then I am interested in hearing from you.

This opportunity may be suited to a management professional seeking a career change or an individual seeking further professional advancement.


Responsibilities


A structured programme with a hands-on approach to buying that gives you real responsibility from day one.

The successful candidate for this position will work directly with senior buyers.

He/she will be given an insight into product ranges and the dynamics involved in retail buying.


You will spend time learning from buyers in how to:



  • Monitor and maximise profitability, margin and cash flows of product lines

  • Develop, evaluate and implement supplier and sourcing strategies

  • Analyse consumer buying patterns and predict future trends

  • Negotiate with suppliers to ensure consistent supply of quality products at the lowest possible cost.

  • On the completion of your training you will be given responsibility to both source and manage product ranges within your department


Requirements



  • Experience in a fast-paced business environment

  • Minimum 2:1 degree from a business discipline

  • Proven leadership and organisational skills

  • Intelligent, open minded, numerical and logical


Benefits


Genuine career progression and an impressive compensation package.

Starting salaries will range on the experience of the candidate.


If interested please send CV or call Laura Casey on 016191821