Buyers Assistant Job at The Foschini Group – in Parow, Western Cape
Position Type: Full-Time
Job Function: Buying
Province: Western Cape
Location: Cape Town North
Suburb: Parow (Parow)
As a Buyer’s Assistant, your responsibilities will include:
Administratively supporting all aspects of the buying process.
Ensuring timeous placement of orders onto the purchasing system.
Maintaining a control system for the sample room.
Compiling, balancing and updating of spreadsheets and reports.
Maintaining quality assurance control and audit of samples.
Building constructive and mutually beneficial relationships with suppliers.
All preparations prior to presentations
General office administration and ad hoc duties as required by the department.
INTERESTED? YOU WILL NEED:
To fit the brand, be Youthful, Confident, Current and Connected
Ideally have previous assistant buying/ in-store experience
Excellent level of computer literacy & systems knowledge
An excellent team player with good communication skills
Strong planning & administration skills and the ability to problem solve
Proactive and innovative forward thinker
Excellent understanding of the Markham Customer
Ability to manage time and workload with strong business acumen
Attention to detail with numerical, planning and analytical skills
The ability to drive your own career and development in a fast-paced environment
Mobile with regards to transport
Preference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act. Please ensure that your Line Manager and HR are aware of your application.
Company: The Foschini Group –
Company Location: Parow, Western Cape