Buyer - Cycle Parts
Buyer (Cycle Parts) - Witney
Salary: Competitive - Depends on Experience
My client is a global leader in motorcycle and bicycle aftermarket products.
Their huge range of products encompasses everything which makes life on bikes better: from clothing and helmets to accessories, hard parts, locks, luggage and much more!
The UK's fastest growing cycle accessory distributor has an exciting Buyer position available within its product team.
As a buyer you will be involved in all aspects of the buying process, from market analysis, range planning, product development, supplier liaison and cost price negotiation.
You will strive to maintain the integrity of the brand and help achieve the company objectives.
? You will be involved in all aspects of the buying process, from market analysis, range planning, product development, supplier liaison and cost price negotiation.
? Identify the needs of the market, source products which meet those needs and then develop and package them to market-leading standards.
? Examine the current range, identify potential improvements and develop replacement products accordingly.
? Ensure sourcing of the best product to maximise the return for the business, customers and the end user.
? Provide all the sales tools required for successful product launches and continued growth in sales.
? Be an active cyclist and have an interest across all avenues of the discipline.
? The role is varied with excellent prospects for progression, and would include some travel to trade shows in Europe and the Far East
Essential Skills & Requirements:
? The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of cycle parts
? Experience of complete product purchasing is essential, ideally involving some international sourcing gained in a similar industry to the cycle sector.
? Alternatively someone who comes from cycle retail who has first hand knowledge and experience of buying, ra