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Junior Buying Manager Programme

Recruiter: Lidl UK GmbH
Salary: £36,000
Location: UK
Job sector: Logistics
Retail
Business & Administration
Job type: Fixed term contract
Hours: Full-time
Date posted: 18/09/2017
Degree Level: N/A
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Name:
Dan Partington

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Deadline for applications:
09/02/2018



At a glance
• Two-year buying graduate programme
• International training
• £36,000 salary per annum
• Company car
• 35 days’ holiday (including bank holidays)
• 10% in-store discount
• Private medical insurance
• Contributory pension scheme

The detail
Our Buyers influence every aspect of our product range: from which products we sell, to the way they look, their price – and the profit. Which is why they’re integral to the business and In this role, you will be too as you get to know the ins and outs of one of the most varied and influential areas in the organisation.

In your first year you will find out everything there is to know about our retail operations within one of our regional distribution centres, before you join colleagues in the head office to begin your specialist training. Once you’re up to scratch with the basics, you’ll go international spending up to three months within a buying team in another Lidl country.

And that’s just year one. Year two will be about specialising and honing your talents in negotiating and competitor analysis as you manage your own product area, developing hands-on operational and managerial abilities, every day. It’s tough and will challenge you to push yourself out of your comfort zone and test your commercial skills to the limit. That said, it’s a huge career opportunity – and who knows what’s next.

What you’ll need
It goes without saying that you’re ambitious, driven, confident, commercially focused and have a real passion for building relationships. But of course, you’ll love all things food retail. German language skills would be a bonus. Beyond that, you’ll need:
• to have a degree in any discipline by September 2018
• a full UK/EU driving licence by September 2018
• To live- or able to relocate -within a one-hour commute of the UK head office in Wimbledon, London


Deadline for applications: 9th February 2018




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Job description

At a glance
• Two-year buying graduate programme
• International training
• £36,000 salary per annum
• Company car
• 35 days’ holiday (including bank holidays)
• 10% in-store discount
• Private medical insurance
• Contributory pension scheme

The detail
Our Buyers influence every aspect of our product range: from which products we sell, to the way they look, their price – and the profit. Which is why they’re integral to the business and In this role, you will be too as you get to know the ins and outs of one of the most varied and influential areas in the organisation.

In your first year you will find out everything there is to know about our retail operations within one of our regional distribution centres, before you join colleagues in the head office to begin your specialist training. Once you’re up to scratch with the basics, you’ll go international spending up to three months within a buying team in another Lidl country.

And that’s just year one. Year two will be about specialising and honing your talents in negotiating and competitor analysis as you manage your own product area, developing hands-on operational and managerial abilities, every day. It’s tough and will challenge you to push yourself out of your comfort zone and test your commercial skills to the limit. That said, it’s a huge career opportunity – and who knows what’s next.

What you’ll need
It goes without saying that you’re ambitious, driven, confident, commercially focused and have a real passion for building relationships. But of course, you’ll love all things food retail. German language skills would be a bonus. Beyond that, you’ll need:
• to have a degree in any discipline by September 2018
• a full UK/EU driving licence by September 2018
• To live- or able to relocate -within a one-hour commute of the UK head office in Wimbledon, London


Deadline for applications: 9th February 2018



http://www.lidlgraduatecareers.co.uk

Vacancy type

Fixed term contract

Contact details

Dan Partington

Location

UK

Salary

£36,000


Deadline for applications

09/02/2018

Posted on

18/09/2017

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