Assistant Buyer (Health & Beauty)

Job Functions :

  • Responsible for overall buying and outlet’s activities for Health & Beauty products.

  • In charge of negotiating terms of purchasing with suppliers to achieve the best deal for the Company.

  • Maintain good relationships with existing suppliers and sourcing for new suppliers for future products.

  • Extract and analyze the purchasing pattern of customers through sales reports provided in the system.

  • Ensure delivery of products are on time and compliance with the contracts of purchase.

  • Monitor stock levels and make plans for buying within budget.

  • Analyze and plan for yearly promotional products and events.

  • Responsible for new outlet set up and assisting on merchandising activities such as displaying and planograms set by the Company, etc.

  • React promptly to any changes and updates in customer demand.

  • Liaising with the Department Head and Store Manager to ensure supply meets demands.

  • Be resourceful for new products / festive products by conducting surveys, demand supply trends and competitor analysis.

  • Any other ad-hoc task assigned by the Management.

Requirements :

  • Candidates must possess at least a Diploma/ Bachelor's Degree in Business Studies, Entrepreneur/ Administration/ Management, Retail Management, Commerce, Marketing or equivalent.

  • Minimum 5 year(s) experience & knowledge as a Retail Buyer in the health & beauty category.

  • Possesses good communication skill, negotiation skill, updated with market trend, leadership, display & merchandising skill.

  • Must be self-motivated, proactive, good interpersonal skill, able to multitask and work under pressure.

  • Able to lead a Buying Team and work independently.

  • Willing to work extra hours and on Public Holidays occasionally.

  • Possess own transport and willing to travel within and out of Klang Valley.

  • Willing to relocate at Kampung Baru Subang.

  Employment Type:  Permanent (Full Time)

  Min. Education:  Diploma

  Spoken Language:  Malay, English, Mandarin

  Written Language:  Malay, English, Mandarin