Belgium Buyer

  • Location

    Antwerp

  • Sector:

    Operations

  • Contact:

    Audrey Monje

  • Job ref:

    JN -062018-24193

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-10-08

We are looking for Belgium Buyer to join a team of International buyers. This role will be located in Belgium, Antwerp.


The company is already settled in multiple countries of Europe. They do have a website in Belgium but they would like to open shops and expend further the market.


This role will be challenging and exciting. Your responsibilities as a buyer will be:

  • Manage all the products range of the Belgium market
  • Identify key gaps in the products range and optimize it
  • Work hands in hands with the International Buyers and the marketing team to adapt your product range
  • Optimize the presentation of the Belgium products range in the catalog and the website
  • Select the right suppliers, build a stable working relationship and negotiate contracts.
  • You will also be responsible for pricing, sales and margin of your product range
  • Keep your knowledge about the market up to date (Competitor, best sales)
  • Analyse your results, understand of the markets in order to make the right selection
  • You will also have the opportunity to Coach and guide a Commercial Assistant and expand the Belgium team.

What’s in it for you!

  • A competitive Salary
  • A freedom in your work
  • Able to work at a strategic and operational level
  • Able to drive and manage continual improvement in a practical way
  • Opportunity to grow horizontally and vertically
  • Hands on environment with a flat hierarchy
  • Great team building and amazing coffee
  • 25 holidays day
  • Very good pension

Requirements

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role and for the Belgium market
  • You speak Flemish and English, French would be a big plus
  • Excellent communication skills and a relationship builder
  • Experience in product management is a must
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Focus and results driven
  • Very practical and hands on
  • You have experience in the DIY or building related products and players in this sector.
  • Results focused