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Buying Assistant - Grocery Retailer

31/05/23 Kildare Neg

Permanent full-time

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Buying Assistant (Hybrid working) to join a Grocery Retailer based in Kildare.


Package Details:

  • Excellent salary 
  • Hybrid working
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Working hours - 8am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday
  • Pension and health cover 
  • Will start off as an 11 month contract with view to permanency



  • Participate in competitor shopping and analysis with the other members of the Buying Team
  • Manage the efficient and accurate flow of correspondence and information in regards to products under their responsibility
  • Act as the main point of contact with suppliers for the products under their responsibility
  • Liaise with UK colleagues as required for products under their responsibility
  • Escalate issues to their Buying Director / Manager as required



  • Experience in a buying department is desirable
  • A genuine interest in the food and grocery sector
  • Commercially minded 
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and administration skills
  • Proficient IT skills, in particular MS Office
  • Organisational skills, with an ability to stay focused on assigned tasks
  • Full drivers licence (essential)
  • Experience working with 3rd party agencies (desirable)


At Quorum Search Partners we respect your privacy. Your CV is sent to us in complete confidence and will never be forwarded to a third party without your consent.

Please apply by sending your CV to Lilyanna McCaul at or call 01 8788240 for more information.

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