Saturday , March 25 2023

Lidl Recruitment – Buying Coordinator

Website Lidl UK

Job Description:

We are looking for a confident and motivated Buying Coordinator to join our Head Office Food Buying Team. This is an ideal role for a positive, pro-active and enthusiastic team player who thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and will relish working under pressure.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Dealing with ad hoc requests from Buyers
  • Assisting Buyers with category reviews
  • Assisting Buyers with preparing product comparisons and feeding back to suppliers
  • Communicating with suppliers and internal departments via phone and email on a daily basis
  • Ensuring fluid communication between Buyers and suppliers
  • Ensuring complete and accurate data is passed on to the relevant teams and departments
  • Supporting Buyers in the preparation of negotiations and contracts with national suppliers
  • Supporting Buyers in ensuring full availability of products in their categories
  • Assisting Buyers in managing and maintaining close working relationships with the International Buying department

Job Requirements:

  • Positive can-do attitude with the willingness to learn
  • Fully proficient in Microsoft Office
  • The ability and confidence to communicate effectively with colleagues across all levels of the business
  • Excellent time management skills
  • A high degree of adaptability
  • A confident approach with excellent communication skills
  • Pro-active, approaching problems logically and calmly
  • Self-motivated, able to work well in a team and independently within a high-pressured environment
  • Well-organised with the ability to multitask and work to targets and strict deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail

Job Details:

Company: Lidl UK

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Surbiton, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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