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Menswear Buying Manager

Job Title: Menswear Buying Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Tax-free salary
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93289
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 25, 2013 11:59

Job Description

A large franchise retail group with a number of stores across the Middle East are looking to hire a Menswear Buying Manager to supervise all the buying activities for one of their most iconic menswear brands. As the Menswear Buying Manager, you will be taking over the following responsibilities: * Supporting the development of range and price plans that are in line with the companys strategy and fulfill the needs of the target market. * Working with the buying team to identify and address the weaknesses, threats and opportunities in the market place. * Ensuring the seasonal collections are prepared and delivered within a clearly defined critical path. * Identifying and addressing the training needs of the buying team. * Ensuring the achievement of the bottom line sales and margin targets. The successful candidate will have the following qualifications: * Educated to tertiary level. * At least 5 years experience as a Menswear or Senior Buyer. * Extensive range building experience. * Knowledge of colour/trend forecasting. * Experience in dealing with supply chain and logistics. * Strong communication and leadership skills. This is an excellent role which offers a very rewarding tax free package to the candidate who will thrive on these challenges. Send your CV through to us today if you think you have the skills and experience we are looking for. 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.