Graduate Commercial Assistant

  • Job Reference: JS4620
  • Date Posted: 30 March 2021
  • Recruiter: u&I Search Ltd.
  • Location: Middlesex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Buying
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: joannes@uandisearch.com

Job Description

The Company

Our client is a leading UK wholesaler and part of a global business FTSE 100 company.  They have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and analytical Graduate to join their Head Office in Middlesex.

Graduate Commercial Assistant - The Role:

- Analysing new business opportunities and existing contracts in order to propose successful pricing and product strategies
- Negotiating with suppliers in order to reduce costs in key product areas
- Utilising your analytical skills to support product selection and rationalisation projects 
- Responding to pricing and product enquiries from the sales teams
- Ad-hoc product sourcing  across a broad range of categories
- Updating and maintaining the data sources that drive our core processes
- Creating reports and presenting data

Graduate Commercial Assistant - The Candidate:

- A relevant Business Degree
- Proficiency with Excel 
- Good interpersonal skills and negotiation skills
- Strong attention to detail
- Prioritises effectively.
- Computer Literate 

Graduate Commercial Assistant - The Package:

- Competitive salary

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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