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Buyer

Location: Cardiff

Type: Permanent

Pay: Unknown

Sector: Customer Service, Sales and Retail

Reference: RB17845

Expiry: 23/02/2018

Consultant: Jessica Harmer

Office: Cardiff

 

Do you have buying experience within a retail based field?

Are you looking for an exciting new venture?

Are you a fashion graduate with a real passion for fashion?

If so, I would love to hear from you today!

I am recruiting on behalf of my Cardiff based client, who are a highly dynamic organisation, for a Buyer on a full time and permanent basis.

You will be responsible to source, develop, buy and deliver a specific range of products at the right cost, right time and the right place to achieve the Company’s gross profit.

Responsibilities/ Objectives:

  1. Plan and agree the sales/margin and stock budget with the Merchandisers and General Managers.
  2. Source, select and negotiate with suppliers to obtain optimum product, prices and terms of contract.
  3. Undertake selection of all new products.
  4. Gather, analyse and interpret product, market and customer information in order to forecast future demand patterns for supply chain requirements.
  5. In conjunction with Merchandising, monitor and control the range to ensure budgeted stock turn, margin and profit targets are achieved.
  6. Work with the Trading and Marketing Managers to resolve commercial problems.
  7. When required, conduct range presentations to the Board, General Mangers, Retail and Overseas Investors.
  8. To have a full awareness of all legal and safety standards.
  9. Supervise the workload and appraisal of a Buyer’s Assistant.
  10. Any other ad hoc duties as required.

This is a fabulous local opportunity, and if you feel this sounds like the perfect role for you, I would love to hear from you right away. Please contact Jessica Harmer in branch today.

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