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Assistant Buyer - Fashion

Job Title: Assistant Buyer - Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Scottish Borders
Salary: £14000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90807
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.53671.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 16, 2012 16:49

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Buyer to join the head office team of this well known fashion retailer. As the [Assistant Buyer](/searches/assistant-buyer-jobs), 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 must: * Have buying experience from a successful retailer or be a recent graduate keen to pursue a career as a Fashion Buyer * Be passionate about product and have good attention to detail * Have a degree, or equivalent. (A Fashion / Textiles / Business degree is preferable) * Have excellent communication skills * Be able to work successfully within a team and on your own initiative If you're looking to develop your buying career with a highly successful retailer, please send your CV today!