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Menswear Buyer

Job Title: Menswear Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefts
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89934
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.36432.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: October 19, 2012 11:04

Job Description

One of the UK's leading multi product retailers requires an experienced Menswear Buyer to join its busy head office based in East Midlands. The Menswear Buyer will be working across branded and own label. As Menswear Buyer, your responsibilities will include: * Driving the product strategy through original and innovative thinking and ensuring the product range leads the UK market * Developing a range that exceeds brand values and taking responsibility for the product performance in terms of sales, distribution and marketing * Liaising with both the Design and Merchandising teams to discuss strategy * The development of more junior members of the buying team. To be successful you will have: * A clothing Degree or equivalent * A passion for Menswear * Experience at Buyer level or above within Menswear. * Leadership qualities and be able to offer guidance to others within the team * Possess a good understanding of the principles of Buying, Merchandising and other relevant Head Office departments as it is vital that you communicate effectively with all colleagues and meet set deadlines. This is a great opportunity for an accomplished Buyer to join one of the UK's most successful retailers. In return, the company offers rewards and opportunities you would expect from a proactive and forward thinking organisation.