• Alghanim Industries Kuwait Careers | Buying Coordinator

    Alghanim Industries Kuwait Careers | Buying Coordinator

    Location: Hawally, Kuwait

    Job Description

    Support the category buying team to achieve excellence in customer proposition + results delivery.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Support category buying team to develop assortment frequently including Brands, Products & Agencies to ensure freshness and improve profitability

    • New sku creation: accurate + compelling content secured from supplier contacts in timely manner and internal system inputs prepared accurately

    • Implement system price changes + promotions accurately + in timely manner

    • Review stock + sale and maintain relevant PSI reports to generate suggested purchase orders for sign off within buying team

    • Regular planogram updates with merchandising team to cover effective display principles and ensure sell out of phase out / display inventory

    • Ensure accuracy of marketing briefing content + sign off with marketing team on all core assets by product

    • Competitor price benchmarking on daily basis/ as required from social media, relevant assets + store visits

    • Min weekly visits to core stores + competitors with actionable follow up circulated to wider team

    • Work with online team + category to ensure category proposition is accurately stocked + merchandised.

    • Support buying team with follow up on marketing proof of execution

    • Relevant store communication preparation on new launches, key promotions, SOP circulation, pricing + bundle memo circulation

    Job Requirements

    • Suitable for high potential graduate / or candidate with 2 – 4 years of business + category management experience

    • Excellent analytical skills and aptitude to draw out plans and assess accurately the market needs for the category

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    • Excellent MS office skills + knowledge of SAP or Business Objects preferred

    • Passion for consumer electronics is preferred

    • Strong relationship building skills

    • Attention to detail / analytical

    • Superior drive + follow up

    Internship Details

    Company/Organization: Alghanim Industries

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Internship Location: Hawally, Kuwait