Assistant Buyer - Jersey

Trafford Park Permanent £22,000 - £25,000
  • Close to transport links
  • Mix of home / office working

About Our Client



One of Manchester's leading Fashion companies in their Trafford Park/ Salford Keys location. There are known for bold, straight talking and forward thinking fashion inspired by real life. The company sells, women's, home, beauty etc. Everything they create is informed by their customer along with global influences like social media, street style, and popular culture.

Job Description

  • Ownership of buying a range.
  • Responsible (but not accountable) for delivering the strategy for the range with support of buyer.
  • Accountable for driving category performance, including sourcing, managing supply base and departmental kpi's.
  • Understanding the marketplace, target customer and key competitors.
  • Presenting in trade, sign offs and range direction with directors.
  • Assist in the development of the supply base to ensure delivery of the strategy.
  • Develop trading opportunities and implement as commercially appropriate.
  • Review WSSI with merch on a weekly basis to ensure we are hitting monthly intake targets and leaving cash aside for repeats/otb.
  • Responsible for managing and developing the buying assistant

The Successful Applicant

  • Previous fashion buying experience is essential
  • You must have previous buying experience as an Assistant Buyer or Senior Buying Admin Assistant
  • Excellent organisational, prioritisation and time management skills
  • Proven ability to work on own initiative and independently
  • highly self-motivated, enthusiastic and dynamic individual
  • Clear communicator
  • Team player
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid working
  • Company bonus
  • Summer hours scheme
  • Buy / Sell holiday scheme
  • Early 4pm finish on a Friday
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • 30% staff discount
  • Sample sales
  • Membership for Retail Credit Union and Retail Trust
  • Missguided Moments (competitions, parties & giveaways)
  • Reward Portal - providing discount and cashback on 1000 major retailers.
  • State of the art building, fun working environment, spacious desk areas, café, kitchen areas and quiet spaces where you can plug in and work in peace

Assistant Buyer - Jersey

Assistant Buyer - Jersey

Assistant Buyer - Jersey

Contact
Lyndsey Sheridan
Quote job ref
JN-092021-3573809
Phone number
+44 161 829 0372

Job summary

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Consultant name
Lyndsey Sheridan
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0372
Job reference
JN-092021-3573809