Assistant buyer Klyne and Klyne Ltd

The successful candidate will be put on to a Business Administration Level 2 and will work towards completing the qualification. The individual will also provide essential support to the management team

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Closing date: 26 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £160.00

  • Working week

    Full time: 8:30am – 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001315504

  • Positions

    1 available

Main duties:

  • Assisting the buying team with daily tasks
  • Managing and maintaining a CRM system
  • Researching for potential new suppliers worldwide
  • Contacting these suppliers to purchase stocks
  • Researching products online
  • Attending trade shows to potentially buy stock and bring in new suppliers
  • Working on promotions to attract other businesses
  • Building up your own contact data base via CRM systems and managing it
  • Eventually being able to negotiate with suppliers when purchasing stocks
  • Email marketing
  • Working out offers via excel

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft office
  • Experience in an admin/buying role would be an advantage but is not essential
  •  Must be able to work well within a small team
  • Excellent organisational skills
  •  Be willing to learn and grow within the company

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to learn
  • A quick learner
  • Enthusiastic
  • Confident

 

Qualifications required

GCSE in Maths and English – Grade C or above- or the equivalent 

Future prospects

The opportunity to become an Assistant Buyer after completion of the apprenticeship.

About the employer

Klyne and Klyne is a successful retailer and wholesaler specialising in developing buying opportunities on an international basis, we provide a fast professional and global service to both manufacturers and retailers worldwide offering a range of solutions to excess and obsolete consumer inventory. Specialising in branded consumer products we look to establish long term collaborative relationships with companies across the globe, as such we are seeking a highly ambitious and motivated apprentice to join our team. This is a great opportunity to contribute towards and shape the future success of the company from which you will benefit personally and financially.

Employer

Klyne and Klyne Ltd

Address

34

Brindley Road

Manchester

M16 9HQ

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Training provider

  • Business Admin Level 2 

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

The Intraining Group Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Intraining Group

Contact

Tamara Wray 03301233220 Tamara.wray@intraining.co.uk


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Closing date: 26 Oct 2017