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Job Title Head of Buying - Fashion
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £120000 - £130000 per annum
Start Date ASAP
Our Reference Q99872
Who to Contact Quest Search & Selection -
Job Advertised 9 months ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join a one of the leading retail group in GCC. Our client is looking for a Head of Buying to undertake all aspects of Buying & Merchandising and to play a leadership role in taking their fashion business to the next level. The role will be based in Dubai with an excellent salary package will be offered to the successful candidate.


  • Leading a large team of Buying Managers, Buyers and Merchandisers in order to strategize buying, sourcing and design strategies for their self-owned brand
  • Work closely with internal & external support in order to drive the brand to its next quantum leap
  • Responsible for budgets & analysis in order to devise a successful product mix
  • Achieve/exceed sell through rate and stock turn as per agreed seasonal plan
  • Regularly investigate new sourcing opportunities to improve margin levels, product/service quality and timeline.


  • Minimum of 15 - 18 years of Buying experience for Men's, women's, kid's fashion (Experience in 2 out of the 3 categories would be preferred)
  • Strong analytical skills & negotiation skills
  • Ability to recognize market trends
  • Excellent leadership skills


  • Strong bonus scheme
  • The salary is TAX FREE
  • Additional benefits - Car allowance, relocation allowance, medical benefits for you and your family, Annual air ticket.

If you are a highly proactive, professionally presented person, and want to be part of an ever growing organization, this could well be your next long term role!

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Ref: Q99872 | Published: 9 months ago


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