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Buying Opportunities - Kidswear

Job Title: Buying Opportunities - Kidswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89413
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: PLH.55384.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 09, 2012 10:34

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen for ambitious and confident Childrenswear Buyers to join the head office team of a well known clothing brand here in the UK. Due to the continued success of the childrenswear area there are a number of positions, ranging from Assistant Buyer through to Senior Buyer level, for those with specific childrens buying experience. Reporting into the relevant Buyer/Buying Manager, your responsibilities will include: * Planning, buying & trading your allocated department * Building & maintaining relationships with suppliers and developing new products that will achieve seasons margin targets * Working closely with the design team to ensure all relevant trends are covered within your product range and are also relevant to the key customer requirements * Work closely with the technical team to ensure quality and fit are maintained to a high standard The successful candidate will: * Currently be working within a Childrenswear Buying role, ideally within a retail head office * Have a “can do” attitude, lots of self drive and the ambition to progress * Have a strong knowledge of the market area, key competitors and future trends * Be educated to degree level, or equivalent, within a relevant field such as Buying, Design or Fashion This is a great position for those currently within Childrenswear Buying. If you are looking for a new challenge, representing a business which offers their customer quality and value.