Head of Buying
We have partnered with a well known multi channel retailer, to appoint a Head of Buying to join their team.
Working in a fast paced culture where product innovation keeps them ahead of the competition, this is an incredibly exciting time to join a passionate and forward thinking trading team.
In the position of Head of Buying, you will responsible for the following:
- Identifying and delivering the 3 year strategy
- Leading the buying team to meet and exceed expectations
- Drive supplier relationships, identifying new and strengthening existing
- Full P&L
- Reviewing and improving current sourcing strategy, including FE, Europe
To be considered for this role, you must be able to offer the following:
- A minimum of 3 years experience operating at a similar level
- Experience of leading a team to source innovative product, full cradle to grave development
- Evidence of driving supplier relationships, with an marked improvement of terms
- A natural leader - someone who get's results through empowering their team
- A mix of Bluechip and SME experience is preferable