Chinese speaking Central Buying Assistant - North London

One of the leading Oriental Food Wholesale and Retail Company is looking for a Chinese Central Buying Assistant to join their purchasing team and assist the import team for daily administration and support. The location is in North London.
Candidates have to have good knowledge in administration especially Excel. The main join responsibility is to ensure the smooth operation of Sage System and for the provision of timely financial information to the stores. Salary is up to 20k.
Job Duties:
*Pro-actively manage product profiles on Sage, from supplier's details to cost/selling prices, VAT updates and keep them accurate and updated at all times
*Keep accurate daily records of all placed orders and Suppliers Purchase Confirmations
*Assist to resolve any invoice queries with accurate supplier and product records
*Liaise with the buyers and recommend the alteration of buying patterns to reflect trends, seasons, promotions, competitor activities etc.
*Ensure all EPOS queries are dealt with in an efficient and timely manner
*Act as a central point of contact, under the guidance and supervision of Buyers/Stores and Directors to collect orders for designated products from individual stores and place orders on the designated products with suppliers.
*Assist the buyer with delivery notes, invoices, insurance costings and freight documentation and update Sage accordingly
*Deal with any accounts queries and escalate these if necessary
*Carry out administrative and ad-hoc tasks requested by the Purchasing Manager
The ideal candidate:
-Customer focused
-Excellent interpersonal skill
-Experience in Administration
-Advance level in Excel
-Excellent negotiation skills
-Analytical, numeracy and attention to details
-Highly Organised and attention to detail
-Experience in FMCG and buying environment is desirable.

If you feel that you are suitable for the role and are available for an interview please send your CV IN WORD FORMAT to

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Angel Ngan

Team: Sales & Marketing – Chinese Market

I specialise in: All Chinese roles

Languages: English, Cantonese & Mandarin

I’ve been at Euro London since: 2016

About me: I have worked for Euro London for 7 months and in the recruitment industry for almost 3 years. I'm originally from Hong Kong so I speak Cantonese, but I also speak Mandarin. I love watching movies and relaxing in the park. I enjoy travelling and exploring the unknown to experience different culture.

If I were a famous person, I would be: Grace Kelly, even though she lived a short life...I just like her a lot.

Fun fact: I do not know how to drive or how to ride a bike.