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Senior Buyer - Clothing

Job Title: Senior Buyer - Clothing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93225
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2013 17:59

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Branded Buyer to join one of the UK's largest online retailers in their fast paced head office. This is the perfect opportunity for an established Branded Buyer or those already at Senior Buyer level to progress and develop their career. Key duties of the role will include: * Managing an already extensive brand portfolio and working to expand this in a trend led direction. * Directing creative teams to make sure the clothing offer is in line with customer requirements. * Working closely with internal functions of the business such as merchandising to potentialise sales in all areas. * Utilising your knowledge of trends to ensure a strong clothing offer which provides the customer with the ultimate online shopping experience. The successful candidate will: * Be currently working at established Buyer or Senior Buyer level within a multi brand fashion environment. * Be educated to degree level or equivalent, ideally within a relevant field such as Retail, Business or Economics. * Have a real enthusiasm for trend led product and the ability to approach buying situations with a commercial and creative approach. * Be highly motivated and confident with the ability to present key decisions to stakeholders within the business. This is a great opportunity for someone who is enthusiatic about working with branded product and is keen to put their stamp on this sizeable clothing offer. Working with a wide selection of brands and continually striving to grow the portfolio you will be given the opportunity to develop long standing relationships with key brand contacts. In return for all your hard work you will receive an attractive salary and benefits package along with the opportunity to develop your career with one of the UK's leading eCommerce retailers. 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.