Graduate Import Buyer
Xbite
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Graduate Import Buyer

Xbite
  • Full time Position
  • Chesterfield (United Kingdom)
  • Published on August 4 2020
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Job description

Xbite are looking to recruit someone to scour the market and find interesting items that will sell! Working with other departments, you will be looking at trends in consumer markets to add to Xbite's existing in-house brands portfolio. With e-commerce being a key area that helps define business success, you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment where the possibilities are endless and the potential is limitless. Typical day-to-day activities will include:

  • Researching and selecting new products for purchase.
  • Sourcing suppliers for new and existing products.
  • Working directly with suppliers to negotiate price, quantity and quality of products.
  • To discuss and agree on lead times.
  • Organising product development for both new and existing products.
  • Managing stock holding and placing re-orders.
  • Monitoring sales and reacting accordingly.
Company benefits

  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays (rising to 25 days after five years' service)
  • 20% staff discount on all products sold (including video games)
  • Free fresh fruit and a cool chill out room kitted out with the latest games and consoles
About Xbite

Xbite are an online retailer for over 100,000 online products, including homeware, video games, card and board games and they put the fun into what they do! They provide bespoke e-commerce expertise and have just sold their 18 millionth item across 60 sales channels in over 100 countries, so there is plenty of stuff to get stuck into.

They don't do the expected - they innovate and invest today to achieve more tomorrow. This has led to mega growth and some cool new positions being made available for those who dare to be bold. You will be building trusted relationships with other departments across the company to create and take opportunities that others daren't.

COVID-19 start details: you will be required to work in the office (following up to date government COVID guidelines

Start date: September/October 2020

What we are looking for

  • Detail orientated, with an eye for a quality and value
  • Strong teamworking skills and keen to work with others
  • An excellent communicator, able to speak confidently with suppliers and maintain relationships
  • Organised, managing various products and deals
  • Driven and enthusiastic, with a desire to continually improve your skills and knowledge


Qualifications

A graduate of any degree discipline