Within Sainsbury’s Leisure category, we are looking for a Junior Buyer to join the team! We are looking for a Junior buyer with a commercial edge but overall, a real passion for products.
You will have full ownership of specific product ranges so we are ideally looking for an experienced individual to come in and hit the ground running.
You’ll be responsible for carrying out the sourcing and selection strategy for our Leisure category, with the aim being to deliver great products at fair prices to our customers – they are at the heart of everything we do.
You will work cross functionally with the Buying, Merchandising, Marketing and Design teams and work closely with global suppliers and far-east sourcing office. So, confident communication with a strong sense of team spirit is a must!
It will be crucial that range launch timescales are met and ensuring agreed levels of good, better and best products are bought in line with the overall department strategy. You will work closely with the Buyer’s admin assistant on the team to guide and support with workload and day to day admin management.
You will regularly visit stores and liaise with the Visual Merchandising/Range Planning teams to help continuously improve the shopping experience for customers.
We’re offering an opportunity for an established Junior Buyer to really explore their range building skillset whilst injecting some invaluable expertise into one of the UK’s best loved brands.