For our leading international client who have their European headquarters in the Netherlands, we are searching for a hands-on, proactive Buyers Assistant to join their successful, fast paced Buying team. The Buying’ Assistant’s main responsibility is to provide clerical back up and administrative support to the Buying Team. They need to ensure correct implementation of the buying process and provide full support to the Buying team.Main Tasks :Responsible for the execution of the monthly buying procedure.Cost and retail management.Maintain accurate category files and vendor documentation.Assist with preparation work for range reviews and conference calls.Build good working relationships with other areas of the business to achieve tasks accurate and in time, e.g. Marketing, Account Administration tasksContact point for category / departmentEnsure implementation of Product samples:Document and mark all samples per BuyerEnsure final ordered samples chosen are tagged with date intro and descriptionLiaise with suppliers regarding delivery and collection of samplesStore/display working samples effectively (sample room management)Assist with development of product calendar by month (product photos/photo editing)Document samples movement e.g: Marketing, Vendors, Other DivisionsProvide full vendor information support for Buying TeamMaintain relevant seasonal catalogues and price lists by supplierAssist Buyers in preparation for vendor meetingsLiaise with department secretaries to ensure maintenance of purchase ordersLiaise with other Buyer Assistants to develop best practice Requirements: Educated at least to an MBO levelInterest in the sportswear/fashion industryFluency in English, knowledge of another language is a plusKnowledge of and experience with Microsoft OfficeAbility to work under pressure and with own initiativeEnthusiastic, goal oriented team playerAccurate (also with numbers)Other duties as assigned

Samenvatting vacature Buyers Assistant – Utrecht Area – TEMP 3 months

Bedrijfsnaam:  Abroad Experience International
Vestigingsplaats/Standplaats:  Utrecht, Provincie Utrecht (NL)
Functie:  Buyers Assistant – Utrecht Area – TEMP 3 months
Branche:  Unknown
Opleidingsniveau:  Onbekend
Dienstverband:  Fulltime
Aanstelling:  Onbekend