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Buyer - Ladieswear

Job Title: Buyer - Ladieswear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Wales
Salary: Competitive Basic Salary + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89853
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 26, 2013 18:16

Job Description

This well known high street fashion retailer is currently looking for experienced Ladieswear Buyers to join its fast-paced head office team. You must have previous Ladieswear buying experience and will be currently working at Buyer level with direct ownership for your own department. You must be commercially aware with a good knowledge of the latest trends. You will be responsible for sourcing and developing commercial ladieswear ranges and work closely with the design and merchandising team. You must have the following skills and experience: * Previous ladieswear retail buying experience * Direct sourcing from the Far East and developing a commercial range * Experience of managing a team of assistants * Excellent supplier management skills You will be: * Enthusiastic and self-motivated and enjoy working in a volume-focused retail environment * A good team player with good people management skills * Commercially aware * Passionate about fashion and Ladieswear This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting and fast-paced retailer. As the Ladieswear Buyer you will receive a competitive salary package. This role would not suit candidates who currently work at a fashion supplier or manufacturer. 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.