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Product Acquisitions

About Unique Health Products

Unique Health Products is a fast-moving, vibrant health product wholesale company based on the Sunshine Coast. We distribute natural, organic, eco-friendly, fair trade grocery, health and beauty products from home grown and international suppliers, to health food stores, pharmacies, online health sites, grocery and speciality shops across Australia. As Australia’s leading health distributor, we are a team of motivated individuals with a strong appetite to excel.

About the Position

We are looking for long-term, full-time Product Acquisitions to join our Products Team based at Unique HQ on the Sunshine Coast.

This is an exciting opportunity for experienced Product professionals to be a part of a fast-moving, established Sunshine Coast wholesale business that excels at business development, customer service and is not only passionate about natural health products but about our company ethos “Everyone has the right to a healthy body, a healthy lifestyle on a healthy planet…..and we just so happen to have the products to make it happen”.

This position of Product Acquisition will report directly to the Head of Products and will be responsible to assist the Managing Director and Head of Products in ensuring the company has fast-moving products, that customers love.

This position is responsible for:

  • Researching, locating and procuring natural, organic, eco-friendly products both domestic and international opportunities
  • Establishing new and ongoing supplier relationships and maintaining in-depth communication
  • On-boarding all new products following protocol and processes including due diligence, costing negotiation and compliance, to deadline
  • Managing shared email inboxes and the responsibility of prompt replies
  • Negotiation and relationship management with suppliers to ensure that forms are finalised and submitted to deadline
  • Ensuring New Product information, samples and images are available and communicated to internal departments in line with deadlines

Skills & Experience

It is highly regarded if you have:

PASSION, PASSION, PASSION for the natural health industry and a desire to understand emerging natural health trends

  • Strong business acumen
  • Demonstrated experience and ability in managing many competing priorities with successful outcomes
  • Previous experience in securing goods or service in a procurement or sales environment
  • Consistent attention to detail and administration ability
  • Demonstrated expert ability in both written and verbal communication, customer service and negotiation skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and decision-making ability
  • Experience in private industry is highly regarded as is the experience in a non-production, wholesaling environment.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment and being highly organised and agile to share tasks when required

This position will be required to work with several team members across the business as well as with external third parties including product suppliers, therefore it is required you have strong written and verbal communication, and negotiation skills as well as have the ability to deliver support and information in a way that reflects our company culture.

Culture and Benefits

Our company culture and professional reputation is built on Customer Service therefore it is an expectation that our Uniquers take considered action that is supportive, and solutions focused.

As an employee, you are appreciated for the work you do and are offered generous staff incentives including staff discounts on all products.

You are welcome to learn more about us at www.uhp.com.au

How to Apply

We only consider applications with a specific cover letter and resume that show your understanding of the Unique Health Products business as well as help us get to know you and how your current skills and experience would enable you to excel in this position.

You are welcome to email Donna Tomlinson our People & Culture Manager directly, at hr@uhp.com.au

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