Assistant Buyer - Outerwear / Denim

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

25 days holiday plus BH, Buy and Sell Holiday Scheme, Company Bonus, Staff discount, Sample Sales, Salary Sacrifice Scheme, Summer Hours Scheme, Engagement Hub with discount or cashback on 1000+ retailers, 4pm Friday finish.Assistant Buyer - Outerwear / Denim

Assistant Buyer - Outerwear / Denim

Assistant Buyer - Outerwear / Denim

Lyndsey Sheridan
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+44 161 829 0372

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Lyndsey Sheridan
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+44 161 829 0372
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