We're recruiting: Buying Assistant

By Alpkit

Come Join Us 

Are you passionate about developing strong working relationships with suppliers? Do you relish the idea of negotiating? And love the idea of helping our design team turn ideas into products online and in-store for our customers?

This is an exciting opportunity to help us execute our buying and sales plans. You will place orders with suppliers around the world, track order status and coordinate the delivery of products into our warehouse including freight and customs clearance. As part of this role, you will monitor sales and stock and work within budgets whilst coordinating actions within open-to-buy.

In this role you will ensure Alpkit’s ethical code of conduct is maintained by our suppliers and that our actions are in line with our sustainability goals.


Alpkit HQ, Newthorpe, Nottinghamshire

Available Roles

1. Full time - closing 13th July

2. Part time maternity cover - closing 26th July 

About the Team

The Buying Team is responsible for driving Alpkit growth through the products sold on our site and in stores. This exciting department includes buying products for categories such bikes, tents, clothing and accessories.

About You

Can demonstrate a high attention to detail.

An exceptional eye for detail and strong knowledge of Excel.

Ideally you will currently working at Assistant Buyer Level or have experience of working in a fast-paced growing retail environment.

How to apply

If you are interested after reading that, then email your CV and covering letter to jobs@alpkit.com, clearly stating the position you are applying for.

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