Our client is one of Ireland's leading retailers offering an exciting opportunity for an outstanding professional to join their Buying team. The role involves management of the day-to-day product movement and supplier relationship and demands an analytical, organised and conscientious approach.
The ideal candidate should have
- A background in food and grocery and be very commercially minded with good business acumen.
- Previous buying experience is desirable
- Experience working both on your own initiative and as part of a team
- Experience managing third-party relationships (suppliers etc.)
- Comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
- Proven systematic, analytic approach to work and strong attention to detail
- Excellent communication (written and verbal) and administrative skills
- Proficiency with MS Office applications particularly Excel is hugely important
- Full Irish driver's license is necessary