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Assistant Buyer

Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90007
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 21, 2012 10:28

Job Description

One of the UK’s leading retailers requires an experienced Assistant Fashion Buyer to join its Head Office based in the East Midlands on a 12 month contract. This is an opportunity to join one of the UK’s most successful retailers. As the Assistant Buyer, your responsibilities will include: * Assisting the buyer in sourcing and developing ranges. * Building and maintaining relationships with suppliers. * Predicting seasonal best sellers, core lines and future trends. * Continually reviewing brand performance against the Buying plan and monitoring market activity. To be successful, you will: * Be currently working as Trainee Buyer or already at Assistant Buyer, within another successful retailer. * Be passionate about product and have high attention to detail. * Have current trend awareness and strong creativity. * Excellent communication skills. This is a perfect role for an experienced Assistant Buyer who is looking for a new challenge. This as a very rewarding opportunity as you will play a key role in this expanding team and retailer.