Buying & merchandising

Entry Level Buying

We are actively working with a variety of clients within UK based fashion and lifestyle brands on a number of entry level Buying roles. The scope of the roles are to provide administrative support to the Buying teams and to ensure that all aspects of the buying process are running smoothly and efficiently and would suit those with a relevant degree interested in stepping into a Buying Administration Assistant role or to established BAA's looking to move to that next level.


* Undertake general administration duties, including filing, photocopying, faxing, emails and answering the telephone
* Provide administrative assistance through order processing including writing of orders and processing orders
* Follow up orders by chasing for initial buying samples, lab dips, trimmings, sealing samples, test reports and production samples
* Maintain the production sample library
* Liaise with other team members and suppliers to solve problems or queries
* Update and maintain spreadsheets
* Assist and aid buyer in preparation for meetings
* Competitor shop to maintain up to date file on price comparisons and trends
* Assist with design of mood / storyboards


* Educated to degree level in a fashion or design related field
* Possess solid experience within a retail environment
* Basic computer knowledge in word, excel and outlook
* Demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills to all levels
* Ability to work as a part of a team and on own initiative
* Demonstrate technical knowledge of fabrics and garments construction
* Awareness of market and fashion trends
* Ability to self manage and work to set timescales

I f this Entry Level Buying r o l e interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your cv a n d quote reference EB120318BA




Burcin Akin

If this Entry Level Buying role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference EB120318BA.