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Assistant Buyer - Menswear

Job Title: Assistant Buyer - Menswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91570
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.82306.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 25, 2013 10:00

Job Description

A great opportunity has arisen with a leading high street retailer for an Assistant Buyer on lLdieswear. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Assistant Buyer looking for a new challenge. You will have: * Previous buying experience at [Assistant Buyer](/searches/assistant-buyer-jobs) level, preferably within Ladieswear but candidates with apparel experience within other categories will be considered * Experience of sourcing and developing a commercial range * Strong negotiation skills and be able to negotiate cost prices with suppliers * Knowledge of managing critical path. Approving samples, lab dips, bulks, trims * Experience managing fit sessions * 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 one the UKs most successful high street retailers. Excellent opportunities available for the successful candidate. If you want to be part of a fast-paced and dynamic head office team, 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.