Established Buyer - Womenswear

Fashion & Retail Personnel
London (Greater)
£50,000 - £59,999
23 Mar 2019
26 Mar 2019
Retail and Sales
Contract Type
Full Time
A well known established high street retailer is looking for a Established buyer to join their Jersey and Soft separate team.

We are looking for someone who is able to work within a fast paced environment who is able to help grow the business even more.

You will be :

- Responsible for the fashion cycle of each product line, from the initial range planning, to the final product before going into stores.
- Liaising with the wider department; Merchandisers, Garment Techs, Marketing, PR team.
- Responsible for mentoring junior team; BAA's & Assistant buyers.
- Work towards achieving sales and margin targets
- Deliver KPIs and objectives
- Manage critical path
- Communicating effectively with suppliers, negotiating prices, ensuring products are right quality and products are delivering in a timely manner.

You will need to:
- Have previous experience working in a fast fashion business where trend is essential
- Previous buying experience
- Be commercial to the customer as well as being trendy.
- Strong sourcing and negotiation skills

This is a great opportunity for a buyer to take on new challenges and work with a new fantastic team in central London locating near the shopping capital Oxford circus/ Tottenham court road area.