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Assistant Fabric Sourcer

Job Title: Assistant Fabric Sourcer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: Q98013
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
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Job Published: April 28, 2015 15:47

Job Description

A well established UK retail business has recently opened an exciting and challenging opportunity. They are currently looking to hire a talented and skilled Assistant Fabric Sourcer.

If you have a passion for fabric sourcing with a highly commercial purpose and youre an experienced focused individual with drive and passion and want to be part of a very busy directional and innovative team, then this is an opportunity youll want to consider!

Whos right for the job?

Youll have highly impressive Fabric Sourcing experience, in any area, from Womenswear Menswear, Childrenswear to Lingerie, Beach and Swim.

With a keen eye for trends and detail, youll have the ability and insights to understand what will appeal to Next and its various segments of customers.

An excellent team player with a calm and organised approach to your work, youll be able to offer a service that consistently meets the high standards expected.

Highly personable and engaging, youll build excellent relationships within your department and across the business, while persuasively presenting your fabric trends with Directors and senior management.

Youll also find solutions and positively encourage new ideas and welcome different ways of thinking and working.

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following skills and qualifications:

Have you got a Textile Design background with sound technical knowledge, a good eye for the aesthetic, balanced with good commercial skills?

Can you expertly research, identify and propose relevant fabric trends ?

Can you gain a quick and comprehensive understanding of what will appeal to our various customer segments?

Do you have an excellent work pace and organisation skills to be able to respond quickly & effectively to changing priorities?

Can you confidently and persuasively communicate your fabric vision and proposals to senior management?

Will you make sure the team adapts quickly and consistently meets the required standards?

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to further learn and develop as a fashion professional in a modern and highly creative work environment.

If you think that you have the right qualifications 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.

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