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Assistant Buyer

Job Title: Assistant Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Scottish Borders
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92661
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.72812.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: May 17, 2013 15:33

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for a Buyers Assistant to join the Head Office team of a well known fashion retailer. The brand is focused on woollens, knitwear, casual outdoor and luxury cashmere products. As Assistant Buyer, your responsibilities will include: * Assisting the buyer in sourcing and developing ranges. * Building and maintaining relationships with suppliers. * Predicting seasonal best sellers, core lines and future trends. * Continually reviewing brand performance against the Buying plan and monitoring market activity. To be successful, you will: * Be passionate about product and have high attention to detail. * Have current trend awareness and strong creativity. * Excellent communication skills. This is the perfect role for an experienced Assistant Buyer looking for a new challenge. This as a very rewarding opportunity as you will play a key role in this expanding team and retailer. 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.