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Buyer - Home Textiles

Job Title: Buyer - Home Textiles
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91286
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.67946.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 21, 2013 12:00

Job Description

This successful Homewares retailer is looking for an experienced Buyer to join the head office team. The role is based with home bedding & bed linen and candidates must have previous experience at [Junior Buyer](/searches/junior-buyer-jobs) or [Buyer](/searches/buyer-jobs) level within home textiles. As Buyer you will be responsible for sourcing and developing a commercial range from within Europe and the Far East. You will be a skilled and confident negotiator and able to manage your own supplier base and develop new and existing relationships to deliver on margins and delivery. To be successful you will: * Be an experienced Buyer or Junior Buyer with previous home textiles experience * Have experience of leading and managing a team * Be commercial in your outlook and approach to product * Be able to work within strict margin requirements whilst ensure product integrity and quality * Have a good understanding of financial calculation and margins * Have a proactive and hands-on approach This is a great opportunity for a professional and experienced Buyer to join a growing team. If you are an experienced Buyer looking for a new challenge, apply now. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.