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Assistant Buyer

Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90348
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.85334.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: October 26, 2012 11:43

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Assistant Buyer within this fashion forward retailer based in the North West. The brand offers cutting edge fashion for the trend-conscious customer. As an Assistant Buyer, your responsibilities will include: * Assisting the Buyer with 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 Buyer's Assistant or already be at Assistant Buyer level 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 the 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.