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Senior Buyer - Womenswear

Job Title: Senior Buyer - Womenswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Central London
Salary: £0 - £10K Per Annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q88751
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2012 17:27

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Womenswear Buyer, working for a high street fashion retailer based in Central London. Working within the Buying team, it is vital that you are hands on and not afraid to get involved in 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 strong commercial awareness is key. To be successful as Senior Womenswear Buyer, you must: * Currently be working at Buyer or Senior Buyer level within Womenswear * Have confidence managing a team and offering guidance to others * Possess a good understanding of the principles of Buying, Merchandising and other relevant head office departments in order to communicate effectively with all colleagues and meet set deadlines * Have Far East sourcing experience, as this role will involve some travel in which you will meet and negotiate with suppliers directly * Have a passion for product, with the desire to progress to Senior Buyer within the category This is a great role if you're an experienced Womenswear Buyer who thrives in a fast fashion retail environment and is looking to take that next step in your career. So, what are you waiting for? Apply today!