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Handbag/accessories Buyer

Job Title: Handbag/accessories Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q101790_1491827628
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 10, 2017 13:33

Job Description

Job Description:

Our client, a leading fashion retailer that offers exclusive range of quality products across the GCC is currently looking to hire a Buyer. Working closely with senior management, you have to ensure smooth buying transactions through vendor identification, selection and evaluation that meets the Department and Company sales and profit targets.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the development and delivery of seasonal buying strategies and ensure products are aligned with key product lines;
  • Planning, sourcing, and buying of merchandise at category level in a commercial environment;
  • Present the figures, product and season trends to the Head of Buying and the Directors;
  • Negotiate cost prices, in the best interest of the company, and sourcing of suppliers from both inside and outside the European market;
  • Training and developing members of the team to achieve their potential, focusing on the individual needs by working on development plans and continually reviewing;
  • Management of suppliers, purchase volume, spend and income


  • Bachelor's degree in any related field;
  • 2-3 years' experience in the same industry;
  • Computer literate, knowledge in MS Office Suite;
  • Experience of buying and product development;
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills;
  • Passionate and driven individual

This role provides you the opportunity to work within an extremely well-known, established retailer! If you believe that you have the relevant experience and qualifications, apply now and 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.