Senior Buyer - Magazine Publishing

Handle Recruitment
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This Leading Magazine Publisher who specialise in producing unique, collectable products and memorabilia for some of the biggest brands in TV, Film and Comics is looking for a Senior Buyer.

Looking after a defined set of titles, you will be responsible for buying a diverse range of 'cover-mounted collectable items.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Working on projects within strict guidelines for quality, budgetary control and timing
  • Visiting suppliers to assess their suitability and managing key manufacturing issues
  • Negotiating with suppliers to ensure the best price possible is achieved
  • Managing sample approvals
  • Ensuring all products meet the relevant safety standards

With extensive Buying experience within magazine publishing, the ideal candidate will have previously have sourced gifts, promotional items and collectables for a range of titles. In addition you will have strong negotiation skills, be highly numerical with possess an excellent attention to detail.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.