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Senior Buyer

Job Title: Senior Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £57000 - £67000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92786
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2013 13:03

Job Description

A leading arts and crafts merchandise retailer in the UK is looking to hire a Senior Buyer to lead one of their most successful categories. As the Senior Buyer, you will be taking over the following responsibilities: * Managing the product development, buying strategy and trading execution of the category. * Sourcing, negotiation and development of new product packages. * Leading a team of buying professionals. * Developing multiple relationships across different teams and departments. * Producing reports based on a strong data analysis. To be a successful candidate, you should have the following qualifications: * Bachelor’s Degree in a related field. * Solid track record in a Buying/Senior Buying position. * Product development experience. * Strong influencing, communication and negotiation skills. * Ability to deal with complex data, analyse results and present solutions. This excellent role is your opportunity to boost your career. If you are ready to join a company that values excellence and integrity please send us your CV today. 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.