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Assistant Buyer - Ladieswear

Job Title: Assistant Buyer - Ladieswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89856
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2012 09:51

Job Description

This well known UK fashion retailer is currently looking for an experienced Assistant Buyer to join its team. To be considered, you must be an experienced [Assistant Buyer](/searches/assistant-buyer-jobs), preferably within ladies' fashion. Previous experience of sourcing and developing your own range is essential. You must have the following skills and experience: * Previous fashion buying experience, preferably within ladies' fashion * Planning and sourcing your own ranges autonmously, dealing directly with suppliers to negotiate cost prices and presenting your range at sign off * Excellent commercial awareness and knowledge of trends * Thorough knowledge of critical path, fit sessions and sample management * Managing and developing junior member of the team You will be: * Enthusiastic and motivated * Passionate about fashion and retail * A team-player This is a great opportunity for an experience Assistant Buyer to join a well established brand with good opportunities for progression, so please apply ASAP if interested.