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Buyer - Luxury Womenswear

Job Title: Buyer - Luxury Womenswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £40-£55,000 + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92273
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: BNM.50455.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: April 22, 2013 07:52

Job Description

One of the largest luxury brand retailer in the Middle East is looking for a Luxury Buyer for their designer clothing lines. In this position, you will be handling one of the most crucial parts of the business, which is to plan and select the range, type, quality and quantity of the merchandise to be sold in the stores and set prices for these items in conjunction with the Buying Manager/GM to ensure that that the sales target will be reached. To do this effectively, you must be able to analyze market trends and consumer preferences, sell through and seasonal demands. Alongside this, you are also expected to monitor stock levels, support promotional activities, and attend trade fairs and buying trips. It is also the Luxury Buyers call to prepare and present feedbacks and reports and be able to come up with decisions to maintain, liquidate or dispose stocks and/or continue or discontinue product lines. The ideal candidate should have a luxury buying background and 2-3 years of work experience with established brands. This is an important role which offers a very rewarding package that awaits the rightful candidate that will thrive on these challenges. If you think that you are qualified for this position, please send us your CV. 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.