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Senior Assistant Buyer - Sportswear

Job Title: Senior Assistant Buyer - Sportswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91431
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.19538.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 28, 2013 18:38

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen with a successful and growing retailer for a Senior Assistant Buyer on ladies and childrens sportswear. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Assistant Buyer looking for the next step in their career. To be successful, you will: * Be an experienced Assistant Buyer, with experience of sourcing and selecting your own range within ladies and childrens sportswear. (Please note this role is based within branded sportswear). * Be a strong negotiator and communicator; able to negotiate cost prices and terms with suppliers. * Have experience of range-planning and presenting ranges at sign-off to senior members of the team * Have excellent knowledge of critical path * Responsible for all approval stages * Be experienced in managing fit sessions and working closely with technology team * Have excellent commercial awareness and knowledge of trends You will be: * Educated to degree level or equivalent * Enthusiastic and self motivated * A team player * Keen to have successful career in buying This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful and growing team. Excellent opportunities for progression available for the successful candidate. If you want to be part of a fast-paced and dynamic head office, 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.