Head of Buying

Recruiter
Zachary Daniels
Location
London
Salary
105000.0000
Posted
11 Feb 2017
Closes
11 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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