Assistant Buyer

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Backline Plymouth
10th January 2019
Backline Commercial
Job Type
Salary/Pay Figure
Salary depending on experience
Job Reference
Assistant Buyer Plymouth


We are currently seeking a Assistant Buyer for a fantastic company in Plymouth.


This is a great opportunity to work for a company who pride them self on promoting within.


The role will involve:


  • Assist the Buyer with product sourcing
  • Maintain and manage daily correspondence of assigned Suppliers
  • Develop excellent supplier relationships
  • Attending buying appointments with the Buyer
  • UK & Foreign travel where necessary
  • Placing orders


You will need to be:


  • Graduate or equivalent
  • Proven commercial experience of trading in a fast paced and reactive environment
  • Pro-active and able to show initiative/ideas
  • Ability to commit to foreign travel as required
  • Numerate with strong¬† analytical and computer skills
  • Good eye for detail
  • Good decision making skills/ Good judgement


This is a permanent position to start ASAP.


Salary depending on experience


If this role is perfect for you please email an up to date CV to or call 01752 337800 to get more information.