Connecting to LinkedIn...

Get similar jobs by email Register →

Fixtures & Fittings Procurement Manager

W1siziisijiwmtqvmtivmtuvmdkvmtqvmjqvntexl1f1zxn0x0xvz29fntbhn2nkztu3zgqyowezodc2yza0ztaxngfizte4zdgucg5nil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilcizmdb4mzawxhuwmdnlil1d
Recruiter Name Quest Search & Selection
Job Title Fixtures & Fittings Procurement Manager
Job Type Permanent
Industry
Job Functions
Buying
Salary BONUS+BENEFITS
Start Date ASAP
Our Reference Q102322
Job Advertised 6 months ago

Job Description

My client, one of the UK's biggest multi product retailers, is currently looking to strengthen their commercial team with an Equipment Buying Specialist.

You will sit in the merchandising team and provide the most efficient equipment to the Merchandisers. You will balance the requests with the merchandising principles whilst driving cost reductions.

Whether it is improving an existing display or solving the riddle of how to showcase new products on the shop floor in a safe manner you will be constantly challenged to deliver solutions that excite the customer

In the role, your duties will include:

  • Understanding the Merchandisers' requirements and interpret them into the brief for suppliers
  • Work collaboratively with GNFR to find the best supplier and the most 'fit for purpose' equipment
  • Create specific equipment in response to business needs
  • Follow up the prototype process for the new equipment references
  • Propose more effective solutions to merchandise category products
  • Work closely with the equipment buyer to continually drive down the costs
  • Always adhere to health and safety rules and ensure anyone using and dealing with the equipment understands the rules

Successful candidates will:

  • Communicate effectively
  • Prioritise effectively and work well to deadlines
  • Display commitment
  • Be commercially aware
  • Have previous experience of buying fixtures and fittings or similar
  • Be a natural problem solver

In return for your hard work you will be rewarded with great benefits, a competitive salary and a role that offers UK and EU travel when necessary.

Please apply now with an up to date CV quoting reference Q102322

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Ref: Q102322

Share this Job:

Expired Job

Why Retail Moves?

  • Unrivalled knowledge of the Retail and Consumer Goods sectors
  • Over 10 years’ experience in online recruitment
  • A database of over 47,000 candidates
  • A strong team of experienced account managers
  • International offices in the UK and Middle East
  • Recommended by the world’s leading retail businesses
  • 90% repeat business

Latest Jobs

Merchandise Planner - Home & Leisure
£38,000 - £52,000 - Leeds Ref: Q103003 | Published: 22th Jul 2017
Digital Marketing Manager
£45,000 - £55,000 - Guildford Ref: 103467 | Published: 21th Jul 2017
Food Buyer - London
£40,000 - £50,000 - City of London, London Ref: Q103725 | Published: 21th Jul 2017
Merchandising Assistant - London
£18,000 - £20,000 - City of London, London Ref: Q103182 | Published: 19th Jul 2017
Digital Marketing Manager
£45,000 - £65,000 - Windsor, Berkshire Ref: 101810 | Published: 19th Jul 2017
Senior Merchandising Assistant - Luxury Fashion
£20,000 - £25,000 - London, London Ref: Q103446 | Published: 17th Jul 2017
National Account Support - Convenience, Food
£28,000 - £30,000 - Middlesex, Middlesex Ref: Q102865 | Published: 17th Jul 2017
Retail Store Manager -Terminal 4/5, Heathrow
£40,000 - £50,000 - Middlesex, Middlesex Ref: Q103429A | Published: 16th Jul 2017
Retail Store Manager - Heathrow
£30,000 - £40,000 - Middlesex, Middlesex Ref: Q103429 | Published: 16th Jul 2017
Assistant Manager - Guildford
£18,000 - £20,000 - Guildford, Surrey Ref: Q103428 | Published: 14th Jul 2017
Assistant Garment Technologist - Fashion Retailer
£20,000 - £22,000 - London, London Ref: Q103371 | Published: 12th Jul 2017
Garment Technologist - Menswear Fashion
£30,000 - £35,000 - London, London Ref: Q103372 | Published: 12th Jul 2017
Online Merchandiser
£40,000 - London, London Ref: Q103411 | Published: 10th Jul 2017
Assistant Store Manager - Meadowhall
£18,000 - £20,000 - Sheffield, South Yorkshire Ref: Q103390 | Published: 08th Jul 2017
Assistant Store Manager - Harrogate
£18,000 - £20,000 - Harrogate, North Yorkshire Ref: Q103392 | Published: 08th Jul 2017
Boutique Cafe Manager - Meadowhall
£24,000 - £28,000 - Sheffield, South Yorkshire Ref: Q103389 | Published: 08th Jul 2017
Boutique Cafe Manager - Harrogate
£24,000 - £28,000 - Harrogate, North Yorkshire Ref: Q103391 | Published: 08th Jul 2017
Assistant Manager - Cambridge
£20,000 - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Ref: Q103383 | Published: 07th Jul 2017
Assistant Store Manager - Ashford
£18,000 - £19,000 - Gillingham, Kent Ref: Q103395 | Published: 06th Jul 2017
Assistant Store Manager - Gillingham
£18,000 - £21,000 - Gillingham, Kent Ref: Q103394 | Published: 06th Jul 2017

Retails Moves Insights

What impact is the increase in consumer spending and falling inflation having on the global job market?
2015-02-02 11:14:00 +0000

Is now the best time in the past decade to be a prospective candidate in the retail sector? Are increasing consumer spending and falling inflation mutually exclusive? In a climate of low oil prices perhaps not. Brent Crude remains under $50/barrel, less than half what it cost six months ago, and commentators, even if not OPEC, are taking seriously the prospect this lower oil price could become the new norm, for a couple of years, at least. Generally, cheaper oil will mean inflation across the... Read more.