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Buyer (Knitwear)

Job Title: Buyer (Knitwear)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q98028
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 29, 2015 13:23

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Womenswear Knitwear Buyer, working for a high street retailer within London.

Working within the buying team, it is vital that you are hands on and not afraid to get involved within all areas of the buying process.

Communication with both the design and merchandising teams is essential due to the structure of the Head Office.

You must be comfortable and confident when presenting your ideas and findings to others as you will be doing this on a regular basis; consequently maintaining a strong commercial awareness is key.

The successful candidate will:

- Currently be working at Buyer or Senior Buyer level within Ladieswear knitwear

- Have confidence managing a team and be able to offer guidance to others.

- Possess a good understanding of the principles of buying, merchandising and other relevant head office departments as is vital in order to communicate effectively with all colleagues and meet set deadlines.

- Have a passion for product.

This is the perfect role for an experienced Ladieswear Knitwear Buyer who is looking to take that next step in their career and who thrives to work in fast fashion retail environment.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.