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Buyer - Homewares

Job Title: Buyer - Homewares
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93236
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: bjm.67782.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 10, 2013 15:10

Job Description

A leading home and general merchandise retailer in the UK is looking to hire an experienced Homewares Buyer to join their dynamic buying team. As the Homewares Buyer, you will be in charge of finding the right suppliers, negotiating prices and finally creating a range that will cater to the brands target consumers. You will also be in charge with your own P&L. The Homewares Buyer position is a team-oriented role which means that you will be working closely with other departments and suppliers to achieve the brands product standards The ideal candidate for this role will have the following: * Substantial experience in a buying role, with either fashion or trend led products * Extensive experience in Far East sourcing * Good commercial awareness * Passion for retail, eye for style * Strong analytical and negotiation skills This is an exciting opportunity with a guaranteed excellent package that awaits the successful candidate. The position would suit a Junior Buyer looking to take the next step in their career or an established buyer looking for a new challenge. If you thrive on challenges of this sort and enjoy hitting the ground running, then please submit 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.