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Category Manager - Luxury Fashion

Job Title: Category Manager - Luxury Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doha
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Tax Free + Bonus & Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90966
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 25, 2013 11:43

Job Description

One of the fastest growing retail groups is currently seeking a Category Manager/Buyer for their luxury fashion brands buying department to join its growing commercial team in Qatar. As Category Manager, you will be responsible for: * Brand selection and negotiation * Category strategy development * Promotional development and strategy * Pricing strategy development * Far Eastern / Global sourcing (category dependant) The ideal candidate will be: * Educated to degree level or equivalent * Experienced within a Retail environment * Experienced in luxury fashion brands buying, desired although not essential * Able to demonstrate strong negotiation and analytical skills * Able to demonstrate high profile brand management experience * A strong, proven negotiator * Highly numerical and analytical * Able to show good multi-function and level communication ability * Confident with a success-driven attitude * Able to identify new business opportunities making sound commercial buying decisions In return for your hard work, the Category Manager / Luxury Fashion Buyer will receive: * A competitive tax-free salary * An excellent bonus and benefits package * The opportunity to develop your career with a highly successful and ambitious retail group offering career development in a challenging and competitive market With new exciting initiatives, this company is committed to raising its profile and brand awareness and offers the opportunity to join an exciting trading environment. If this sounds like the role you are seeking, please apply now with an up to date 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.