Buyer - Gifting

Recruiter
Exsurgo ltd
Location
London
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Buying and Merchandising division of Exsurgo is recruiting a Buyer for a desirable company based in central London.

The role

You will be responsible for product selection and product development, working across a wide range of categories as directed by the Senior Buyer according to the needs of the business, and ideally with a focus on Gifting. As part of a fast-paced Buying Team, you will source product for all retail businesses including on-site and online stores. You will ensure all products meet targeted gross margins and achieve total budgeted annual gross profit for the department.

Skills required:

  • Have excellent organisational, time management and prioritisation skills. Have a proven record of working effectively to, and meeting, deadlines
  • Be a strong, diplomatic communicator, both oral and written
  • Be a precise worker with an eye for detail
  • Thrive as part of a team
  • Be an advanced Microsoft Office user, in particular Excel. Have excellent numeracy skills
  • Have creative flair and be able to demonstrate creative thinking to solve problems
  • Be able to build and maintain good working relationships with managers, colleagues, and suppliers
  • Have experience at Buyer level
  • Have an understanding of product licensing

If you think you have the relevant skills for this position then please do apply!

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