Assistant Buyer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Manchester
Salary
£25000.00 per annum + annual bonus + staff discount
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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An exciting Assistant Buyer opportunity with a leading fashion retailer in the North West.

Your new company
My client is a well-established and reputable Fashion retailer in the North West who are looking for an Assistant Buyer to join their strong team of buyers and drive the company through success. Situated in North West, they have many years of experience within the business and are constantly growing.

Your new role
The company requires someone who will use their Buying skills to work closely with the Buyer and provide support to the team. You will need to have strong sourcing and pricing negotiations as well as range responsibility and supplier management experience. You will need to contribute to planning and trade meetings as well as working closely with Merchandising, Design and other members in the product team.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will already be working at Assistant Buyer level looking to progress shortly to Junior Buyer. You will have knowledge of the competitors in the market and a general interest in this.
You will be an excellent communicator and have great team building skills to enable to you to be an asset to the current Buying team.

What you'll get in return
As well as working for a successful, major retailer in the North West area, you will gain great experience training throughout your journey with this company. You will be working in a modern head office within a friendly working environment with an excellent company bonus and other great benefits.

What you need to do now
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