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Buyer Admin Assistant

We're looking for a Buyer Admin Assistant to join our Scout Shops based in Lancing.

Scouts is an equal opportunity employer. We're committed to diversity and actively seeking applicants from a wide range of backgrounds, in particular, Black, Asian and ethnic minority communities.

Will you be our next Buyer Admin Assistant?

Responsible to: Buyer

Department: Scout Shops

Base Location: Lancing, West Sussex (with hybrid working)

Term: Permanent

Salary: £25,636, Band D, Level 3, exclusive of Outer London Weighting

Hours: 35 hours per week

Line Management Responsibility: None

The Buyer Admin Assistant will manage their own categories from beginning to end and build their own ranges with support from the Buyer. The Buyer Admin Assistant is accountable for ensuring products developed launch on time and the details of product are shared with other departments. 

This role is responsible for accurate and effective administrative support to the buying function. There are huge development opportunities and experience in getting involved/contributing in other areas such as Marketing and Ecommerce. There is also a possibility to lead upcoming projects.

Sound good? Read the application pack and then apply

Before making an application please ensure that you've read the Recruitment and selection policy. In order for us to monitor the application of our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policy, we'd be grateful if you'd also complete the Recruitment Monitoring questions on the Application Form.

Not sure where to start? Check out our guidance for applicants.

Closing date for applications: 11:59pm Friday 20 May 2022.

Interviews will be held online via Teams: Week commencing Monday 30 May 2022.

If you'd like to discuss any of our roles in more detail, email

£25,636, Band D, Level 3, excluding Outer London Weighting

Lancing, West Sussex, BN15 8UG


35 hours per week

25 days per annum plus bank holidays

Closing date:
Fri, May 20, 2022, 11:59 PM

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