The average salary for an Assistant Buyer in Hong Kong is HK$211,688.
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HK$184k - HK$328k
HK$15k - HK$28k
HK$192k - HK$349k
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Job Description for Assistant Buyer
An assistant buyer works closely with vendors, maintaining positive relationships while negotiating specs, pricing, and deadlines. They must be able to work independently and prioritize job duties, as well as prepare cost analyses and competitive retail strategies. They must be able to develop sales and profit margin plans, as well as maintain margin and determine turnover objectives. Communication skills are a vital part of being an assistant buyer. They must communicate with merchandise d…Read more
Assistant Buyer Tasks
- Assist buyers and managers with writing purchase orders, buying merchandise, and managing inventory.
- Research suppliers to determine which ones fit company pricing and quality objectives.
- Advise retail outlets how to price products based on purchase price and market trends.
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Popular Skills for Assistant Buyer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis, Merchandising and Microsoft Excel.
Years of Experience
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