Buyer

  • Job Reference: JR4111
  • Date Posted: 11 December 2017
  • Location: West Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Buying
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jo Raynor
  • Email: jor@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client is a relatively new lingerie and swimwear brand. They have a very exciting opportunity for an experienced Buyer from a strong trader/retail background to continue the Brands success within the fast fashion market.

Buyer - The Role: 

  • Establish relationships with the internal team  - CEO, designers and marketing teams.
  • Lead the design and product development process and range selection, developing commercial viable product for the target market.
  • Research and fully understand the sales strategy/target market for the Brand
  • Manage your budget working closely with the CEO to ensure business targets are being met.
  • Focused approach on driving sales and margin.
  • Analysis sales to help in developing future product and look for opportunities.
  • Manage and style photoshoots for your product. 
  • Carry out directional and comparative shop feeding back on your findings. 

Buyer - The Candidate:

  • Previous experience as a buyer within a fast fashion retailer is essential.
  • Strong understanding of a commercial product and brand awareness.
  • Excellent pro-active approach, self driven.
  • First class communication skills  
  • Team player
  • Numerate
  • Analytical
  • Resourceful

Buyer - The Package:

  • Competitive salary offered- D.O.E

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.