Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Kowloon

Description

We are looking for a passionate Assistant Buyer to support our purchasing department with the selection and procurement of products. The Assistant Buyer's responsibilities include maintaining positive vendor relations, preparing retail and pricing strategies, placing and tracking purchase orders, managing inventory and keeping track of market trends.


To be successful as an Assistant Buyer, you should be confident, highly organized and an excellent communicator. An outstanding Assistant Buyer has an analytical mind and excellent negotiating skills.


Assistant Buyer Responsibilities:


Assisting the buyer with the selection of the right product mix.


Writing, placing and tracking purchase orders.


Ensuring products are purchased at the right time, to specification and at a good price.


Negotiating with vendors and building positive, long-term relationships.


Researching new suppliers and making recommendations to the buyer.


Preparing competitive retail and pricing strategies.


Planning, monitoring and maintaining suitable inventory levels.


Preparing budgets and forecasting purchasing trends.


Compiling reports on product performance and statistics.


Assistant Buyer Requirements:


Degree in business, economics, marketing or related field preferred.


Previous experience in the merchandising or retail industry is a plus.


Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills.


Strong analytical and organizational skills.


Ability to multi-task and perform under pressure.


Experience with merchandising software systems is a plus.


Proficiency in Microsoft Office.

  • marketing
  • orders
  • retail
  • software

About the company

We are a professional recruiting and consulting firm that focuses on connecting organizations with their perfect candidates, and candidates with their perfect organizations.
We offer professional staffing services including direct hire, temporary-to-hire and temporary, as well as HR solutions. Our goal is to support you in your staffing and HR needs by providing quality, honest, dedicated service.