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*Currently at Senior Buyer level or above.
*Experience working with homewares, electricals, gifts or kitchenware
*Far East sourcing experience.
*A strong understanding of critical path and the interdependencies across other areas of the business.
*Experience of leading, developing and implementing business strategies.
*Ability to prioritise and make decisions under pressure.
*Able to analyse problems and provide suggested solutions.
*Good communication and influencing skills.
*Proven team leader with strong management skills.
*Strong IT skills.
Buying Manager - The Role
*Support, develop and manage the buying team.
*Plan and trade a profitable homewares ranges.
*Negotiate terms with suppliers and drive costs down.
*Maintain market leading position.
*Responsible for the promotional programme to maximise profit and sales.
*Develop all product areas.
Buying Manager - The Package:
*Highly competitive salary.
We regret that due to volume, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted, therefore if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 3 working days, please assume that you've not been successful on this occasion.
Fashion and Retail Personnel is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.