Assistant Buyer, Childrenswear

Recruiter
Thame
Location
Watford
Salary
£28000.00 - £30000.00 pa
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to continued success and internal progression, a fantastic brand are looking for Level 1 and Level 2 Assistant Buyers to join their Childrenswear team based in Watford.

As an Assistant Buyer you will be responsible for:

- Critical Path and delivery management of stock flow from source to DC
- Supporting BAAs with shipments and deliveries
- Coordinating all aspects of Purchase Order management
- Assortment coordination and range building
- Creating and updating seasonal assortment sheets
- Sourcing and managing product samples
- Providing accurate communication to business partners and BAAs
- Managing designated area and reviewing and reporting weekly/seasonal findings

To be successful in this role you will have:

- At least 1 years experience as an Assistant Buyer in a fast paced fashion retailer
- A strong background working with Childrenswear product
- Strong analytical skills and ability to act commercially
- Excellent attention to detail and a highly organised manner
- Strong IT skills and proficiency in Microsoft programs and merchandising systems
- Excellent communication skills across all levels
- Strong presentation skills
- Trend and market awareness

Please note, to be considered for this role you must be currently working as an Assistant Buyer for a well known fashion retailer. To be considered for this role please hit 'apply' now and send us your CV.