We are looking for a competent Retail buyer to select and purchase lines of products on behalf of our company. The role is very important since our business activities cannot begin without the necessary stock.
The quality and variety of products on our shelves are essential for our success. Therefore, the ideal candidate must be a responsible individual with great attention to detail.
As a retail buyer, you will also need to negotiate with suppliers to secure competitive prices.
The goal is to ensure that the business will always have adequate stock that meets its requirements. That way we can deliver value to our customers through high-quality products and facilitate sustainable growth.
Evaluate supplier options according to prices, quality etc. and determine the best choices
Forge and maintain trust relationships with suppliers to promote fair dealing
Discover and purchase new products and check the quality and popularity of those already on our shelves
Monitor stock levels and make plans for buying within budget
Create reports on sales, budgets and customer satisfaction and adjust your strategies accordingly
Up to speed with purchasing best practices
Outstanding communication abilities
Excellent organizational skills
Demonstrable aptitude in effective negotiating
Familiarity with market research, data analysis and forecasting techniques