Here at Sigma Sports, we live and breathe road cycling and triathlon and love sharing our passion with customers around the world.
Over the last 25 years, Sigma Sports has established itself as a premium retailer within the Road Cycling and Triathlon industry with a passion for sourcing quality products and providing excellent levels of customer service.
As we continue to grow, we are looking for a passionate, enthusiastic and entrepreneurial Purchasing Assistant to join our growing team. This role is a great opportunity for anyone looking to start a career in purchasing to learn their profession in a supportive team environment.
ABOUT THE JOB
As part of a dynamic and expanding purchasing team, you’ll be working directly with some of the world’s leading cycling brands to source a range of products that meet the needs of our passionate and enthusiastic customers. This diverse position plays a critical role in the day to day operation of Sigma Sports, with the opportunity for the right person to develop their purchasing skills and experience. Some of the day to tasks you’ll be involved with include:
Providing daily administrative support to the buying team
Managing the company product database
Managing product price changes and life cycles
Daily contact with suppliers and use of various B2B systems to place orders
New product upload to support new product ranges entering the business
Purchase order management
To be successful in this role, you’ll be able to demonstrate the following:
Experience within an administrative position
Excellent IT skills including
Experience within the Cycle Industry, although an advantage, is not essential. A love of all things road cycling is vital!
Ability to work independently and to deadlines
Confident using and manipulating spreadsheets
Good communication skills
Good organisational skills
Able to work under own initiative
Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm
£18,000 - £20,000 dependent on experience
To apply, please send your CV along with a covering