Assistant Buyer

5 days left

Recruiter
Pluris
Location
Watford
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
05 Feb 2017
Closes
05 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Due to continued success and internal progression, a fantastic brand are looking for an experienced Assistant Buyer to join their team in Watford.

As an Assistant Buyer you will be responsible for:

  • Critical Path and delivery management of stock flow from source to DC
  • Supporting BAAs with shipments and deliveries
  • Coordinating all aspects of Purchase Order management
  • Assortment coordination and range building
  • Creating and updating seasonal assortment sheets
  • Sourcing and managing product samples
  • Providing accurate communication to business partners and BAAs
  • Managing designated area and reviewing and reporting weekly/seasonal findings


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • At least 1 years experience as an Assistant Buyer in a fast paced fashion retailer
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to act commercially
  • Excellent attention to detail and a highly organised manner
  • Strong IT skills and proficiency in Microsoft programs and merchandising systems
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Trend and market awareness

Please note, to be considered for this role you must be currently working as an Assistant/Junior Buyer for a fashion retailer.