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Assistant Buyer - Electrical

Job Title: Assistant Buyer - Electrical
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: £22500 - £28500 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92458
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2013 14:29

Job Description

A successful and growing retailer is current seeking an experienced Assistant Buyer to join its Head Office team. This role is based with the Electricals department on Photo, Imaging and Telecoms, applicants must have previous retail buying experience within electricals or hardlines. As Assistant Buyer, your responsibilities will include: * Assisting the buyer in sourcing and developing ranges. * Building and maintaining relationships with suppliers. * Negotiating cost prices and working to strict margin requirements * Predicting seasonal best sellers, core lines and future trends. * Continually reviewing brand performance against the Buying plan and monitoring market activity. To be successful, you will: * Be currently working at Assistant Buyer level, within another successful retailer and within a relevant department. * Be passionate about product and have high attention to detail. * Be enthusiastic and motivate. * Have outstanding communication skills. This is the perfect role for an experienced Assistant Buyer looking for a new challenge. If you want to be part of a successful and growing team, apply now. 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.