Buying Admin Assistant - Fashion

Job Title: Buying Admin Assistant - Fashion
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £9.50 - £11 per hour
Reference: BBBH65875
Contact Name: Sophia Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2018 12:19

Job Description

Are you a recent Fashion Graduate looking to kick start your career within the industry? Have you gained retail head office experience within Buying? Handle Recruitment are thrilled to be working in conjunction with this huge fashion brand based in Central London. Starting as a temp booking but with the potential for extension, applicants must be immediately available. Please apply today if you are a numerate, passionate and upbeat individual who possesses outstanding MS Office skills, in particular, Microsoft Excel.

Reporting to the Buyers, role responsibilities will include:

  • Dealing with all supplier queries on behalf of the department
  • Processing huge volumes of purchase orders
  • Liaise daily with suppliers and overseas factories regarding samples/orders
  • Critical path management
  • Administrative duties such as running reports, email/telephone communications/ data entry
  • Attend buying meetings

This is an exciting opportunity for a self-starter who possesses an outstanding eye for detail. Applicants must have worked previously within a similar admin position within a busy Buying team and will have the ability to work to an extremely fast pace. The role will suit a Fashion Graduate who has always hoped to work for one of the World's leading businesses and who is committed and organised.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.