Buying & merchandising

Head of Buying

Head Of Buying - UK

ABOUT THE COMPANY


Does an HeadOf Buying 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

- Oversee team of Buyers and Senior Buyers

- Report to Managing Director/Retail Director/Finance & Operations Director

- Formulate department strategy and overall growth plan for business

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

- Work in conjunction with Merchandising Director

- Manage 'Open to Buy' budgets and maintain margins

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

- Formulate forward view in conjunction with Design

ABOUT YOU


- Solid background in Buying with approximately 3-5 years experience at Senior Buyer level

- 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 Head of Buying r o l e interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your CV a n d quote reference BM008

RECRUITING

Melanie Mitchell

If this Head of Buying role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference BM008.

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