Purchaser - 12 month Maternity Contract

  • Job Reference: JB4108
  • Date Posted: 18 December 2017
  • Location: Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Merchandising, Production, Sales
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Julie Brogan
  • Email: julieb@uandirecruitment.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0115 948 7979

Job Description

Our client is a progressive license apparel company who are currently looking to recruit a Purchaser, located in their Nottingham office. 

Purchaser - The Role:

  • Negotiate and close orders with factories.
  • Provide the sales team with the detail required for them to negotiate their selling prices and delivery times with their retailers. 
  • Work with internal teams to develop new products for delivery into retailers in a cost effective manner. 
  • Assist in capacity planning the projected orders by factory. 
  • Propose new factories. 

Purchaser - The Candidate:

  • The successful candidate must have experience working with: off shore factories, UK retailers, price negotiations, open costings and product lifecycle. 
  • Strong negotiation skills along with garment construction knowledge and factory processes and requirements.
  • Must be organised able to work under their own initiative and with a team.

Purchaser - The Package:

  • The salary is competitive, dependant on experience

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