Assistant Buyer - Boyswear
- Job Reference: JS4722
- Date Posted: 9 July 2021
- Recruiter: u&I Search Ltd.
- Location: Gloucestershire
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Buying
- Job Type: Permanent
- Work Hours: Full Time
- Contact: Joanne Stratton
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our client is a growing, design-led contemporary fashion brand for women's and kids. They have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Buyer to support the product team on boyswear.
Assistant Buyer - Boyswear - The Role:
- Understand and interpret supplier critical path in order to identify potential issues.
- Raise supplier contracts.
- Analyse sales through use of the best sellers
- Monitor shipments to ensure timely delivery into store
- Manage approvals and rejections in conjunction with senior team
- Assist with range building with the Designer and Buyer
- Prepare and check DPL’s and invoices for sign off and update relevant systems
- Update and report on monthly launch availability
- Sample management
- Complete ‘competitive shops’ to identify possible threats and opportunities within the womenswear fashion market
- Understand garment open costings and price negotiation
Assistant Buyer - Boyswear - The Candidate:
- Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
- Outstanding organisational skills
- Proficient user of MS Office including Excel
- A fashion related degree
- Work well under pressure
- Work successfully in a team and on your own
- Able to multitask and prioritise workloads and deadlines
- Would consider a graduate with relevant buying placement experience
- Full clean driving license and own transport is essential due to beautiful rural location
Assistant Buyer - Boyswear - The Package:
- Depending on experience
Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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