Our recently completed Supermarket, NEW WORLD Hobsonville is opening soon. As a state of the art’ store we’ll provide a truly unique experience for customers of the Hobsonville community.
We are seeking an experienced Buyer to join the team and help create an outstanding customer experience. Working alongside the Owner / Operator you’ll strive for best practice and excellence to deliver what our customers want.
The Role : Listen to customers to find out what they want and need in one simple shopWork on the long-term strategy and direction for the buying to ensure we stay on trendControl inventory stock levels, and make sure appropriate procedures are in placePartner, negotiate and communicate with suppliers to get the best deals for our customersBuild relationships with the wider team and leadership to get the very best resultsDeliver on commercial outcomes to drive growth in the storeWhat’s in it for you : The ability to drive something within a flexible and creative working environment if there is a better way, let us know!Prove yourself in a new store and be actively involved in the direction and growthNew World are known for its people development and career opportunitiesAn amazing team of leaders to learn from who are also open to your help along the wayAn attractive salary, a KPI-driven bonus and annually performance-based salary reviewsWhat are we looking for : Strong buying and SAP experience are a must haveA love of retail (with experience in FMCG environment) and career aspirations to go furtherAn ability to listen, advise and come up with commercial, customer driven solutionsA great negotiator who is focussed on delivering the best deal to the customerAbility to balance buying with operational efficiency to keep Out of Stocks to a minimumReliable, honest and be a good team playerMust be eligible to work in New ZealandAbout New World & Foodstuffs;
You know New World, PAK’nSAVE and Four Square right? That’s Foodstuffs! We are one of NZ’s biggest companies, you just don’t know it, because in true Kiwi style we are humble about it (apart from right now maybe)! Join one of our stores and you open the door to endless opportunities!Apply now!