The Foschini Group: Buyers Assistant

Job Description

The Foschini Group: Buyers Assistant

  •   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.

The successful candidate must:

  •   Be highly organised, numerate, and have exceptional co-ordination ability
  •   Have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to build and maintain working relationships incl. being helpful and assist where   necessary in the department.
  •   Show initiative, be pro-active, enthusiastic and   self-motivated
  •   Have high energy levels
  •   Have the ability to multi-task and be flexible
  •   Excel in a pressurised environment
  •   Have a problem-solving approach to work
  •   Able to work with a large workload and remain efficient
  •   Must be able to work with a team
  •   Must possess a positive attitude
  •   Have a minimum of a Matric Qualification