Womens Casual Buyer

Location
East Midlands
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
13767332/001
Contact
Lauren Booth
Function
Buyer
Sector
Womenswear
Job Type
Permanent

Working with the Designer and Merchandiser you will use your commercial understanding, influential approach, leadership skills and creative eye for trends to create a commercially successful range.

Client Details

Our client is an International Fashion and Home Multichannel Retailer based in the East Midlands. After internal progression they are looking to appoint a Buyer into their Womenswear team to cover the Casual bottoms area.

Description

About the role:

  • Create commercially successful ranges and maximise sales.
  • Plan the range, taking into account trend analysis and price architecture.
  • Review your supply strategy - introducing new suppliers as well as building on excellent relationships with your existing supply base.
  • Analyse Sales data, acting quickly to identify and introduce changes.
  • Effectively manage your team, delegating resources and workload while ensuring team members are engaged and focused.

Profile

About you

  • Impressive experience in a Buying/Assistant Buying role.
  • Naturally influential leader.
  • A confident and persuasive communicator, you'll be able to present your proposals and gather support throughout the business.
  • Extensive knowledge of current and potential market and fashion trends with the ability to translate them into commercially inspiring ranges.
  • Able to build and maintain productive relationships with suppliers.

Job Offer

Competitive basic, Car allowance/ Car, Bonus, Share scheme and Relocation support.