Buying & merchandising

Senior Buyer

Senior Buyer - UK

ABOUT THE COMPANY


Does a Senior Buyer opportunity interest you? We're always looking for strong talent to present to our clients. Therefore, we would still love to hear from you - simply apply below with an updated version of your CV and we will be in contact shortly to hear more about your goals.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Role

- Source and develop product ranges in line with trends and brand strategy

- Formulate forward view in conjunction with the Design team

- Ensure product quality and fit, working in conjunction with Technologists

- Manage 'Open to Buy' budgets and maintain margins

- Negotiate with suppliers to achieve the best price

- Review supply base in accordance with current and future requirements

- Develop new, and build existing, supplier relationships

- Review external/internal price architecture to establish "right price"

- Manage and develop a buying team

- Identify risks and opportunities for the future based on market knowledge

- Proactively trade in-season by potentialising weekly bestsellers

- Work with the Merchandising Team to build commercial ranges

- Review trends commercially and their relevance to target market

- Manage delivery against the critical path and ensure that all team-members deliver to given deadlines

ABOUT YOU


- Proven track record driving the business forward

- Excellent commercial skills and knowledge of the market and competition

- Flair for spotting fashion trends and a strong eye and passion for product

- Excellent organisational skills

- Accurate with good attention to detail

- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

- Proven ability to influence and negotiate effectively

I f this Senior Buyer r o l e interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your CV a n d quote reference BM003

Senior Merchandiser - UK

RECRUITING

Melanie Mitchell

If this Senior Buyer role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference BM003.

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