Junior/Senior Assistant Buyer - Home & Accessories

Joules Clothing
Market Harborough
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
About Joules

Established in Britain by Tom Joule nearly three decades ago, Joules is a true premium lifestyle brand with an authentic heritage. As a multi-channel brand with a global appeal, we carefully design clothing, footwear and accessories for women, men, children and babies – whilst our homeware, toiletries, eyewear and other new collections are constantly expanding.

Junior Buyer

We have an exciting opportunity here at Joules Head Office in Market Harborough for a Junior/Senior Assistant Buyer to join our Accessories division. This is a great opening for an experienced Junior/Senior Assistant Buyer that ideally has experience in the Accessories arena. Reporting directly to the Accessories Senior Buyer, this is a key role at Joules working with our most successful department.

To be considered

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring critical paths are adhered to and maintained delivering best in class product on time and relevant to channel. You will work closely with design technical and merchandising teams and cross functionally with many other areas of the business, so excellent communication and a collaborative working style are essential. There is particular breadth and diversity of product within the accessories area so an ability to flex and adapt accordingly and to manage and lead supplier meetings efficiently is a must.

You will need a sound understanding of the complexities of buying within a truly multi-channel business, have a strong track record of delivering results, along with strong negotiating skills and will ideally be educated to Degree level in buying or a fashion business related qualification. Commercial awareness and an ability to analyse and understand competitors and trends will be key.

What we offer:

  • 31 days Annual Leave (includes bank holidays)
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • 50% clothing employee discount
  • Annual Clothing Allowance
  • A full list can be found here http://bit.ly/joulesrb

    This is an amazing opportunity for the right individual to add value to one of the UK’s fastest growing, lifestyle brands, so if you do not want to miss out on being part of something special – click ‘Apply Now’.

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