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Assistant Buyer- Home

TJC UK

Jaipur, India

ankita.sethia@vaibhavglobal.com

Who we are:
Vaibhav Global Limited (VGL), incorporated in 1989 is as a professionally managed Electronic Retailer of Jewelry and 
Lifestyle Products with operations in seven countries. VGL is a publicly listed company on Indian stock exchanges (both 
BSE and NSE) and has private equity investment from well-known PE investors. 
The company has a group turnover of approx. Rs. 2,500 Crore (FY 2020-2021) and employs over 4000 people globally. 
VGL has its head office as well as its main manufacturing facility in Jaipur, India, which employs approx. 3000 people, 
including contract workers. The company owns TV shopping channels and robust ECom businesses in UK 
(www.tjc.co.uk ),USA (www.shoplc.com ), Germany (www.shoplc.de). They broadcast 24/7 live programming to over 
100 million homes through cable, satellite, and telcos. They are also streaming via Web and smart TV’s. VGL also has 
sourcing offices in China, Hong-Kong, Thailand, and Indonesia. To know more go to www.vaibhavglobal.com .
Vaibhav Global Limited is a highly socially responsible company. We pride ourselves for our “Your Purchase Feeds 
Program” where every item sold at our retail units result in a meal for a hungry child. We run this program 
predominantly in India through Akshay Patra with smaller portion in US through ‘No Kid Hungry’ and in UK through 
‘Magic Breakfast’. Since the start of this program six years ago, we have distributed 54 million meals with current run 
rate of 54,000 meals daily. We encourage our team members to donate at least two hours every month for charitable 
causes that is tracked through our performance system.
Vaibhav Global Limited is an environmentally responsible company. Our 100k sq. ft factory in Jaipur is Leeds certified 
“Platinum level green building”. We generate 100% of our India energy needs from solar panels. We minimize plastic 
use and recycle most of what we use. We are highly conscious of energy efficiencies across our operations.
Our Purpose:
Delivering joy.
Our Vision:
Be the Value Leader in Electronic Retailing of Jewelry and Lifestyle Products.
Our Mission:
To deliver one million meals per day to children in need by 'FY31' through our one for one meal program: your purchase 
feeds...
Our Core Values:
1. Teamwork
2. Honesty
3. Commitment
4. Passion
5. Positive Attitude

Role Intro: - Assistant Buyer
We are looking for an experienced and result-driven - Assistant Buyer to join our TJC UK Team.

Overview:

  • Assistant Buyer will need to assist Buyers, making sure that the critical path is running smoothly, to build 
    close relationships with suppliers, and Merchandisers.
  • The person will be responsible to provide analytical, operational, and clerical support to buyers. Passionate 
    and knowledgeable about their industry and company, including everything from market trends to product 
    details.

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Follow up on running orders with suppliers, state of production, ETD/ETA
  • Follow up on samples/QC/certificates on ordered itemsFollow up on running offers
  • Follow up on ordering planning/calendar
  • Coordinate with scheduling for shows
  • Coordinate with marketing for promos
  • Coordinate with goods-in for shipments/samples shipments
  • Researching new suppliers and making recommendations to the buyer.
  • Preparing competitive retail and pricing strategies.
  • Planning, monitoring and maintaining suitable inventory levels.
  • Preparing budgets and forecasting purchasing trends.
  • Compiling reports on product performance and statistics.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience is required.
  • Degree in business, economics, marketing or related field preferred.
  • Experience with merchandising software systems is a plus.
  • Previous experience in the merchandising or retail industry is a plus.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and perform under pressure.
  • Accuracy in data capture and data entry
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Able to work independently

Work Location: Jaipur, India

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Job Overview

  • Compensation

    ₹ 400000 P/A
  • Level

    3
  • Location

    Jaipur, India
  • Experience

    1 Years
  • Qualification

    MBA