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Buying Manager - Beauty

Job Title: Buying Manager - Beauty
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Tax Free
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89765
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2012 07:09

Job Description

Leading franchise retail group are currently searching for a Buying Manager for their health and beauty category. In this role you will develop and agree on annual plan and associated budget for select category in conjunction with the planning team, monitor performance against this, initiating corrective action where necessary to ensure operations are conducted within agreed parameters. To be successful in this role you will analyse past sales performance and do a brand wise cost-benefit study to formulate a business plan, based on projected sales turnover and forecasted figures of stocks required, to enable the company to decide on the quantity and variety of brands/products to be purchased. As Head of Beauty Buying you must ensure appropriate policies and procedures are in place to cover key areas of buying activity for designated brands and effective systems are in place for monitoring compliance with all procedures to ensure effective working at all times. Analyze market trends, consumer preferences, sell through, seasonal demands etc to formulate a buying practice in line with consumer or store demands. The company are offering an opportunity of a lifetime to work with some of the most recognised brands working in a diverse market space. An excellent salary package is on offer for the right candidate.