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Buyer - Toys

Job Title: Buyer - Toys
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89668
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: smk.49382.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: August 02, 2012 10:43

Job Description

A leading retailer is seeking a Buyer – Toys to join its growing team based in the South East. This leading retail company is growing its product offering and keen to bring in confident and entrepreneurial Buyers who can drive category development and success. Although direct experience within this category is not essential, it would be beneficial to application. The Buyer role will work closely with other department and will have line management responsibility for an Assistant Buyer (Category dependant). Applicant specifications: * Proven experience within Buying in a High Street Retail environment. * Excellent negotiation skills. * Strong communication skills and ability to influence key stake holders. * A track record of delivering positive trading results. * Large brand management experience. The successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of a competitive and commercially sound range designed to achieve strong commercial results through cost price negotiation, pricing, promotions and ranging. This is an excellent opportunity to join a business that is experiencing a strong period of consistent growth. In return for the role of Buyer, the successful candidate will receive a competitive salary, Bonus, Pension and Healthcare along with the opportunity to join the company Share scheme. I you feel that you have the necessary skills and attributes for this role, please apply today