Retail/Purchasing

Buyer (Fluent Mandarin)

Full Time Permanent

Anonymous

A successful, global consumer brand near Wrexham is recruiting an experienced Buyer (Fluent Mandarin) to join their fast paced, forward thinking Mandarin Buying team. If you have some buying experience, fluent Mandarin and are looking for the next step in your career, then please get in touch!

Key Responsibilities:

* Monitoring and submitting Purchase Orders in line with demand and requirements

* Managing inventory purchases and ensuring a strong OTIF from suppliers

* Communicating incoming product deliveries and launches in line with product strategies

* Highlighting any supply issues and communicating these across the business

* Ensuring key customer stock requirements and deadline dates can be met to support Marketing team

* Analyse product costs and margins and highlight areas for cost reduction and supplier negotiation

* Contributing to developing systems in place that ensure efficient working methods across the team

* Verify item receipts and resolve any shipment issues alongside key logistics contacts

* Understand logistics options to support on time product deliveries

* Contributing to developing systems in place that ensure efficient working methods across the team

Skills Required:

* Educated to A Level/Degree/CIPS Qualification or equivalent – desirable

* Must have some buying experience within Supply Chain, distribution or manufacturing – essential

* Fluency in (written and verbal) Mandarin – essential

* Possess excellent analytical, organisational skills, and a strong attention to detail

* Excellent oral and written communication skills, presentation skills, and be able to work individually or in a team

* Must be able to analyse, manipulate, present and summarise data

* Advanced proficiency with: Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

* Be a self-starter who is motivated, confident, and innovative

Salary £25k (Depending on experience, negotiable), flexible working tbc, 8 hours per day, 22 days holiday + bank holidays, pension, career development and training given

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