Buying Assistant – George Home Leeds

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Leeds
  • Applications have closed

Website ASDA

Are you interested in kickstarting a career in Buying?Getting the details right can have a surprisingly big impact, as you’ll soon realise when you join our team. In this incredibly fast moving and ever changing environment, you’ll discover exactly how much the little things matter. From daily sales and profit reports, to admin support and marketing getting everything accurate is hugely important. And doing it as efficiently as possible will bring savings to our customers as well as to our business.We have an exciting opportunity for a Buying Assistant to join our George Home department, where you will be an integral part of the team with plenty of opportunity to develop your trading skills. The role involves working across the George Home trading areas, which covers a diverse range of own label, import, and domestic suppliers.Your RoleAs a Buying Assistant within George Home you will support the Buyer with a variety of tasks. You’ll get involved with category administration including line listing, cost and retail changes and will input into decisions on ranges and promotions, working alongside the team on exciting new product developments. You’ll get the chance to liaise with suppliers to ensure they keep to deadlines and resolve any store / supplier queries, and will also work closely with teams across the business, driving accountability and delivering against the critical path.This role will be offered on a 12 month fixed term basis.About youBrilliant time-management, organisation and communication skillsExcellent excel & analytical skills with high attention to detailTenacious attitude and the ability to work well in a teamTo be calm under pressurePlenty of initiativeIf flexible working is important to you, then look no further! At Asda, we are proud of our culture and our commitment to flexible working. This role is based at Asda House, Leeds with the opportunity to work from home 2-3 days per weekYou will also get an excellent benefits package including;-Discretionary company bonusCompany pension up to 7% matched10% colleague discount, free parking and many additional rewards.We want all colleagues to be able to bring their best and true selves to work, every day. Simply put, we want our colleagues to be Proud to be Asda and proud to be themselves.Show more