A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced SeniorBuyer to join our client’s, a prominent, fast fashion retailer, hugely successful Homeware team.
Our client is one of the most successful fast-fashion businesses on the high street. They are ambitious, constantly evolving and adapting to remain ahead of the curve and maintain a competitive advantage while at all times remaining customer focused.
As Senior Homeware Buyer, you will work alongside your team to define the range, negotiate the terms and source new product while all the while looking at the big picture in terms of your brand position and strategic plan. You will develop, drive and facilitate your team to achieve the best results and deliver customer driven, trend- led and innovative product ranges, season after season.
- Understanding and interpreting trends
- Developing and sourcing the right product at the right time to meet customer requirements
- Reviewing sales and reacting appropriately to maximise every opportunity
- Monitoring, maintaining and analysing competitors
- Motivating and developing direct reports in your department
- Maximising current sourcing channels and identifying new opportunities
- Supporting negotiations and working with supply base to ensure that best costs and margins are achieved
- Extensive experience as a Buyer within a high-street, fast fashion business.
- Have great supplier networks and a track record of delivering category growth, achieving and exceeding targets
- A natural leader with the ability to lead, motivate and inspire a team of Buyers
- A commercial negotiator, look at long-term propositions and be able to identify with customer base to build trend driven ranges
- Be a self-starter and able to prioritise workload to hit short term and long term goals
This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the most progressive companies on the market. Exceptional salary and package on offer DOE with assistance for relocation available for the right candidate.
If you have the necessary skills and experience and are interested in this Senior Homeware Buyer, please attach an up to date CV below. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.