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Buyer - Creative Merchandise

Up to £32000 per annum 7k OTE Bonus

Job Description

An industry leading promotional merchandising company is looking for a Buyer to join their global sourcing team. Top tier brands, global support network and strong development prospects…

The Business

This London company are one of the top businesses in their sector. Specialising in the design, production and delivery of promotional products for multiple sectors, they work with over 20 of the World's most valuable brands in sectors including, automotive, finance, food, logistics, technology and retail. The company is proud of its office and workplace environment and the large team are a welcoming, diverse and social group. As a result of this growth, the company is very keen to speak with experienced buyers or junior buyers...

The Role

Reporting to the head of sourcing and working with a strong team of senior buyers and merchandisers, as a buyer you will support the development and purchasing of promotional merchandise from a range of European suppliers. It's an ideal role for a junior buying professional who's looking to join a large, global business. Responsibilities will include:

  • Management of the sampling process
  • Sourcing products from the most appropriate suppliers for each brief
  • Produce and provide accurate 'delivered' prices to sales teams
  • Propose products in response to briefs
  • Help to negotiate best prices/payment terms from suppliers.

The Opportunity

This company are extremely well backed and form part of large global group. They have a commitment to offering an excellent work and staff well-being is a priority here. On top of this, they offer strong progression opportunities, above average pension and holiday entitlement (33 days) as well as work from home options. If you're keen to find a stable buying role with potential, then this role should appeal to you...

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