As a Buying Manager you will manage a diverse portfolio of high volume, high purchase frequency products, you will be responsible for delivering the commercial plan and working collaboratively with some of the biggest national brand suppliers in Asda! You will manage a £120m category and be responsible for commercial delivery of sales, profit and driving market share gains.
You will Build strong collaborative relationships with leading National Brand suppliers including Colgate, Proctor & Gamble and L’oreal and work with suppliers to ensure we are buying and sourcing smartly on core commodity areas.
- A Buying background- you’ll either be an experienced buyer ready for their next career step or an experienced buying manager ready for a new challenge.
- Strong awareness of customer requirements, market trends and competitor ranges and be able to identify strategic opportunities and innovative product ideas.
- Strong negotiation skills and the ability to manage and influence a diverse branded supplier base.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Wakefield, England, UK
Application Deadline: N/A