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Buyer - Accessories

Job Title: Buyer - Accessories
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91984
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.96622.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 27, 2013 15:26

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Buyer on Jewellery and Watches to join this well established and successful retailer. As Buyer you will be responsible for sourcing, developing and planning a commercial and successful range. You will have Buying experience at Senior Assistant Buyer or Junior Buyer level, ideally within accessories categories. You must have the following skills and experience: * Demonstrable buying experience within jewellery, watches and/or fashion accessories * Previous experience of sourcing and developing a commercial range * Managing and developing existing suppliers and sourcing new ones. Negotiating best possible cost prices and payment terms * Ability to work within strict margin requirements * Management experience; responsibility for training and developing junior members of the team You will be: * An experienced Senior Assistant Buyer/Junior Buyer looking for the next step in your career, or a Buyer looking for a new and exciting challenge * Enthusiastic and proactive in your approach to product * A team player * Passionate about retail This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading company and to be part of a fast-paced and dynamic buying team. If you are looking for a new challenge with a successful retailer, 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.