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Senior Buyer - Home / Lifestyle

Job Title: Senior Buyer - Home / Lifestyle
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92359
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LSP.67798.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: April 10, 2013 09:58

Job Description

An established luxury retailer in Hong Kong is looking for a Senior Buyer for their Home & Lifestyle Department. As the Senior Buyer, you will be responsible to create the range that works best with the companys strategic direction as well as to manage all aspects of the buying process. You will be working with a sales team to establish the merchandise assortment for each store in each season. It is the Senior Buyers duty to monitor stock levels, follow up orders and analyse sales performance to ensure that the seasonal sales targets are reached. It is also expected of the Senior Buyer to identify and source new brands to maintain the leading position in the market. The ideal candidate for this position is a Degree holder with a minimum of 5-8 years of buying experience in an established retail company, preferably with a homeware background. A background in product development would be an advantage. We are looking for a candidate with strong analytical ability as well as excellent negotiation and communication skills. You also must have an excellent command in both written and spoken English and proficiency in all Microsoft applications. This is an important role which offers a very rewarding package that awaits the rightful candidate that will thrive on these challenges. If you have the passion for Buying and 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.