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Girlswear Buyer

Job Title: Girlswear Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94673
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: ewo.15441.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: March 07, 2014 17:33

Job Description

Leading retail giant in the Middle East requires an experienced Girlswear Buyer to join its busy Head Office based in Dubai. Key Responsibilities will include: * Driving the product strategy through original and innovative thinking and ensuring the product range leads the market * Liaising with both the buying and design teams to discuss strategy * Developing a range that exceeds brand values and taking responsibility for the product performance in terms of sales, distribution and marketing * Completing regular competitor visits in order to ensure you stay ahead of what key competitors are doing, whilst also identifying their key strengths and incorporating these with your own range * Managing a small team To be successful you must: * Be currently working as an experienced Buyer for a fashion retailer * Have experience across ladieswear, enabling you to build successful ranges that will meet and exceed the customers needs and expectations * Have leadership qualities, be approachable and be able to offer guidance to others within the team * Be commercial in your outlook, demonstrate sound financial understandings as well as customer focus and cost conscious * Have a hands-on approach and not be afraid to get involved within all areas of the buying process This is an excellent role which offers a rewarding salary package to the successful 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.