Buying Assistant

Location: Plymouth, Devon, England
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: GBP17500 - 19500 per Annum
Date Posted: 05/02/2020

Are you a Buying Assistant looking for a new, full-time opportunity? Wise Employment are currently recruiting for one of the UK's fastest growing retailers based in the Plymouth area. With exceptional customer-service at the core of the business, you will be joining a market-leading company who have huge plans for expansion and growth. 

You will be supporting the Senior Buying team to increase sales and maximize profits. You will do this by assisting with the sourcing, listing, managing and developing of product ranges. In this role you must have a commercial awareness as you will also be monitoring competitor activity. As you progress within the department, you will also be required to attend supplier meetings, showroom and trade shows. 

You will be committed and confident with an ability to remain calm in challenging situations. You must also be able to demonstrate knowledge of and an interest in retail from previous work experience. Strong written, numerical and Excel skills are also essential to be successful in this role. A degree is preferred, but not essential, in lieu you will have exceptional administrative, organisational and prioritisation skills. Above all, a desire to work hard and progress within a growing business is what we are really looking for.

If you are looking for an exciting challenge and feel you meet the above requirements then please send us your CV to or call 01752 603800 and ask for Rebecca. We look forward to hearing from you today! 

Why work for Wise?
Wise Employment has weathered 25 years of the ever changing employment landscape and has adapted and evolved with the times, in order to support not only local employers but local people in finding work that they enjoy. Always passionately believing that the “Candidate is King”, this has been the ethos behind the Company from day one and we never forget the importance of the people we represent.

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Wise Employment
Cobourg House
32 Mayflower Street
Telephone: 01752 603800