Buyer's Assistant

Jivaro

Kick start your Retail Buying career within a growing start up reporting into the Head of Product

  • Sustainable product categories
  • Beautiful Byron Bay location
  • One of the fastest growing online start-ups in Australia
About the business
A growing online business based in the beautiful Byron Bay with a strong mission to make the world plastic free 
This role will be working as part of the Buying team and reporting into the Head of Product.
  
About the role
The key responsibilities of the Buyers Assistant will be to:
  • To assist Buyers in preparing for their Market week on a Monday by report printing, vendor information etc.
  • Co-ordinate and communicate Buyers weekly itineraries.
  • Support Buyers in writing orders and changing PO's of non logistic/dating issues.
  • Ensure that all samples are controlled in an effective and timely manner. 
  • Support Buyers in the Market and act as point of contact.
  • Support Buyers in preparation for sign-offs, strategy and other meetings (strategy packs, mood boards, samples, presentations)  
Benefits and perks
On offer to the successful candidate will be:
  • A competitive salary and package 
  • Great career growth opportunities
  • Fun, team-working environment
Skills and experience
  • A minimum of two years in a busy Administration role.
  • MS Office experience including Excel
  • A genuine interest in retail, with retail experience and the desire to develop a career within the Buying function
  • Strong organisational skills and able to juggle a number of constantly changing priorities
  • Good attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Confident approach and able to work effectively with people at all levels
  • Able to work effectively without close supervision
  
Like to hear more? 

To apply in confidence to this role, please apply using the relevant link below. 

For a confidential discussion about your career, please call Megan on 02 9267 9000.

For a full list of our current vacancies, please visit our website at www.jivaro.com.au