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Buyer - Ladieswear

Job Title: Buyer - Ladieswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Arab Emirates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92725
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: BNM.66045.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: May 16, 2013 09:15

Job Description

One of the UAEs largest home and fashion retailers is looking to hire a Buyer for their Ladieswear category. As the Buyer, you will be taking over the following responsibilities: * Developing the product ranges for the Ladieswear category, ensuring that it is in line with the companys standards and set budgets. * Maintaining a good working relationship with suppliers and negotiating for the best prices. * Sourcing new products and keeping the offerings to the international level. * Identifying the competitors offerings and keeping up with the new trends in the industry. * Producing reports on the range plans and performance. To be a successful candidate, you should have the following qualifications: * Bachelors Degree in Fashion or related field. * 7 to 10 years of Buying experience. * Experience in working with corporate retail apparel. * Background in clothing production management and textile design would be an advantage. * Good commercial acumen. * Proficient in Word and Excel. * Strong influencing, communication and negotiation skills. This is an excellent role which offers a very rewarding tax free package to the rightful candidate who 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.