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Fashion Buyer

Job Title: Fashion Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91277
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: AMH.85333.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 02, 2013 17:20

Job Description

This international fashion business is actively searching for an experienced and ambitious Fashion Buyer to join its growing team. Exciting and directional style is the priority with this retailer so they require people who have lots of enthusiasm and experience of fast fashion brands. This is an invaluable opportunity to be a part of a fast-paced Buying team within an exciting international fashion brand and benefit from a highly competitive salary. You will be responsible for developing and producing a commercial, profitable range of products. As a [Buyer](/searches/buyer-jobs) you will be working closely with the Merchandising department and your key tasks will include: * Range planning * Identifying trends * Sourcing * Liaising and negotiating with suppliers * Developing product * International travel The ideal candidate will: * Have experience with a contemporary high street fashion retailer * Possess excellent communication skills * Be able to demonstrate the ability to build strong relationships with suppliers * Have exceptional negotiation and range planning skills * Be able to identify and predict trends within the fashion marketplace. If this sounds like you and you'd like to take advantage of this opportunity then please do not hesitate to apply with your current CV.