Assistant Buyer Level 1 (Footwear)

N18 1SP
Salary dependant on experience
14 Sep 2016
12 Oct 2016
Job Type

We have an amazing opportunity for an Assistant Buyer (Footwear) to join the UK's fastest growing high-street retailer based in N1 Central London! 

Role requirements: 
•To assist the Buyer in creating, planning and delivering fashionable product ranges that meet Departmental and Company sales and profit targets. 
•Overseeing and managing the Buyer’s Administration Assistant’s daily activities 
•Assisting in the Critical Path 
•Managing the fit sessions with the Garment Technologist and the Buyer’s Administration Assistant and highlighting any issues 
•Initiating short pre-fit discussions with the Buyer. 
•Working with the Garment Technologist on approval of production samples. 
•Taking an overview of all trims and bulk components on all garments.

The ideal candidate: 
•At least 1 years experience in a BAA role 
•Desire to work in a fast-fashion and trend driven company 
•Commercial Awareness 
•Developing and maintaining a sound supply structure capable of fulfilling the company profit requirements and margin targets. 
•Proven ability and experience in sourcing on a direct basis from Far East and India. 
•Proven experience of working in a retail buying environment as an Assistant Buyer or Senior Buyers Admin Assistant. 

If this sounds like your ideal next step in your buying career, please email your CV to allison at

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