Junior Buyer

Title: Junior Buyer | £18K + plus Comms | E Commerce | Hackney

Industry: Creative industries

Role/Sector: Web   |   Marketing   |   Social media   |   Operations   |   Project management

Location: East London

Placement: Graduate job (permanent)

Salary: £18,000 (per annum)

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Information on the company

Our client is an e commerce branding and product design agency


This is a permanent role offering £18K plus commissions
  • Researching, sourcing & buying innovative gadgets with great tech specs for thousands of Gadget Discovery Club members (training is provided)
  • Private labelling each product for our gadget brand
  • Creating appealing packaging content & user guidelines together with our designer
  • Co-ordinate with our fulfilment partner to ensure boxes are dispatched and delivered to customers on time each day
  • Monitoring & optimising retention rates by identifying & implementing initiatives to improve customer experience
  • Improving commercials & box profitability by negotiating the best prices with manufacturers, identifying the best shipping channels & negotiating the best rates for shipping route
The ideal candidate’s personality and qualifications…
  • Ambitious graduate with a minimum 2.1 degree
  • Passionate about e-commerce, new technology & gadgets (prior experience is not essential as training is provided)
  • Commercially intelligent, resourceful & entrepreneurial
  • Positive mindset with a hunger to learn
  • Good soft skills & a natural negotiator
  • Coachable and also a self-starter
  • An analytical thinker with good numeric skills
What are the perks of working at this company?
  • Deliver an impact at a growing E-Commerce start-up
  • Learn lots with exposure across products, shipping, marketing & analytics
  • Fast paced environment with opportunity for quick career progression
  • Competitive salary plus uncapped commissions
  • Travel to China & Hong Kong to meet suppliers & attend trade shows
  • Develop your career working within an ambitious team & great atmosphere

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