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Buyer / Senior Buyer

Job Title: Buyer / Senior Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hampshire, Hampshire
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q96474
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email: apply@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: November 06, 2014 05:54

Job Description

One of UKs largest general goods retailers is looking to hire a Senior Buyer to join their team in Hampshire.

As a Senior Buyer, your role will involve:

  • Managing the product development, buying strategy and trading execution of the category
  • Developing multiple relationships across different teams and departments
  • Sourcing, negotiation and development of new product packages
  • Leading a team of Buying & Merchandising staff
  • Producing reports based on a strong data analysis

To qualify for this role, you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Ability to deal with complex data, analyze results and present solutions
  • Solid track record in a Buying/Senior Buying position
  • Product development experience
  • A good understanding of retail processes
  • Excellent communication, influencing and negotiation skills

This is an excellent opportunity to progress within a role that offers you variety and the opportunity to make a change within a leading organisation. Good career development prospects, plus a very rewarding package with great benefits. If you think that you are qualified for this position,please send us your CV today.

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.