Senior Buying Manager
Our client, one of Ireland’s best-loved and most well-known retailers, are currently seeking an accomplished and progressive Senior Buying Manager for an interim contract.
Our client are a unique, well-loved brand operating in the non-food, non-fashion, a fast-moving and ever evolving industry. As Senior Buying Manager you will work to lead, energise and oversee one of our client’s key product categories, with full responsibility for the strategic planning, sourcing and maintaining the commercial offering. You will be charged with growing our retail client’s already significant market share and identifying opportunities to grow sales and market share. You will solidify them as the definitive experts in category. You will use advanced insights along with your own knowledge of key market trends and product knowledge to implement category development programs to focus on category growth opportunities and turn insights to action.
Exceptional salary on offer DOE
What you will do
As Senior Buying Manager you will-
Working with key stakeholders and your team to develop a consistent, commercial range that consumers will love
Plan the life cycle of the range including demand management including pricing and promotion
Being market savvy on upcoming trends and predicting the markets course
Work with key stakeholders to develop a pricing and promotion strategy.
Lead, motivate and guide your team to achieve an outstanding commercial range within budgetary and
Who you’ll be
The successful Senior Buying Manager will have-
4+ years’ experience as Senior Buying Manager or Category Manager with a large, successful retail group is essential for this role
A relevant 3rd level degree is desirable but not essential
Pro-active with the ability to thrive in a fast paced environment
A team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to lead and motivate
If you have the relevant skills and experience and are interested in this Senior Buying Manager job, please attach a CV below for the attention of Barry Whelan, CEO of Excel Recruitment or call (01)8148747 in complete confidence.