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Soft Accessories Buyer - London

Job Title: Soft Accessories Buyer - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92564
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.21988.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: May 21, 2013 13:19

Job Description

A leading non-food retailer offers an exclusive range of quality branded products & is looking to hire an Accessories Buyer to join their team. You will be involved in the Buying for the Department Store group looking after mainly Soft accessories, Hat, scarfs, & Purses etc. As the Accessories Buyer, your work will involve the following: * Selection, negotiation and delivery of product ranges within the accessories category. * Analysing of market trends and implements new ranges. * Negotiate on Product price. * Continuous sourcing of new products to improve the product range. * Budget management within the product category. * Management of suppliers, purchase volume, spend and income. The ideal candidate has the following qualifications: * Degree level education. * Experience as a Buyer or Junior buyer OR within a similar branded category. * Strong commercial acumen. * great interpersonal skills with supplier, stores & Peers. * Strategic planning. * Excellent negotiation and communication skills. This opportunity comes with a competitive salary package and an excellent career growth potential. If you think that you are a fit for this role, please send us your CV quoting the reference Q92564. 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.