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Buyer - Girlswear

Job Title: Buyer - Girlswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Eastern Suburbs Sydney
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90560
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: BNM.71086.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 08, 2012 11:48

Job Description

One of Australia's biggest fashion retailers with stores across the Southern Hemisphere are currently searching for a Girlswear Buyer to help buid their childrenswear division. With hundreds of stores operating across the region, our client offers you the opportunity to help grow what is already a well respected retailer. You will be responsible for buying the girlswear range and must use an eye for detail and a passion for fashion to stay one step ahead of competitors. You wil travel extensively to the Far East to meet with suppliers therefore a strong background in sourcing and strong negotiation skills is imperative to acheive the best price for product.In this role you will manage a small team while working alongside the creative design team to put together the most up to date trends. You may either be at buyer or buying manager level. Experience of having sourced large volumes from the Far East is essential along with a strong demonstration of commercial awareness. The preferred candidate will also have experience buying girlswear or womenswear with a similar blue chip retailer or brand.The company offers you the chance of a lifetime to work in a fast pace environment and to develop your career working alongside some of Europe's best buyers. Full relocation assistance and an attractive salary and benefits scheme is on offer for the right candidate.Please send your applications through as soon as possible in time for shortlisting.