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Textiles Buyer

Job Title: Textiles Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Jeddah,
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q101814
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2016 14:46

Job Description

A leading retail business is currently recruiting for a passionate and talented Buyer specialized in Textiles to join their team based in KSA.

As the Buyer, you will be responsible for:

  • Improving/developing existing or new buying strategies and plans for the seasonal products category
  • Assisting in driving sales and profitability and overall commercial strategy for the category
  • Ensuring the quality and value of the assigned range and category
  • Ensuring that all buying transactions are in compliance with the contract principles
  • Review weekly trading data and be aware of departmental profit, sales and stock performance against plan
  • Maintaining strong working relationships and negotiating the best prices with suppliers

To qualify, you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Previous buying experience specializing in textile
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • A proactive and resourceful attitude

This is an exciting opportunity with a guaranteed competitive package that awaits the successful candidate. Take this once in a lifetime chance to further develop your skills and talents and thrive in a new and exciting workplace. If you think that you are a fit for this position, please send us your 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.