Connecting to LinkedIn...

Homewares Buyer

Get similar jobs by email. Register with us now.

Job Title Homewares Buyer
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Start Date ASAP
Our Reference Q90996
Who to Contact Quest Seach Selection -
Job Advertised about 4 years ago

Job Description

This fantastically well respected multichannel retailer with an excellent heritage is looking for a Buyer to join its growing Homewares team in Melbourne, Australia. You should be experienced within a High Street Retail environment with strong negotiation and analytical skills. Retail buying experience is essential. The role will have a degree of flexibility on category experience and high profile brand management experience is strongly desired. Your responsibilities will be to: * Manage supplier selection and negotiation * Category strategy development and range management * Promotional development and strategy * Constantly follow and react to competitor activity within relevant markets * Pricing strategy development * Liaise closely with stores and all other head office functions * Manage Far East supplier negotiations and work heavily with product development team * Manage of various buyers and buying teams * Work cross functionally with Marketing & Merchandising to achieve category goals Key attributes required: * Strong, proven negotiator ideally within a Homewares environment * Strong line-management experience * Excellent understanding of Homewares product category * Educated to degree level or equivalent experience * High level numeracy and analytical ability * Retail experience * Good, multi function and level communication ability * Confident and success driven attitude * Far East / global sourcing experience This is an excellent opportunity for the right [Buyer](/searches/buyer-jobs) to develop their career with a highly successful and ambitious retailer, offering career development in a challenging and competitive market. With new exciting initiatives, this company is committed to raising its profile and brand awareness and offers the opportunity to join an exciting trading environment. Along with a competitive salary, the company offers an excellent bonus package and relcoation assistance. If you feel you have the drive, ambition and experience to progress your career within a respected brand, please send your CV today. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Ref: Q90996 | Published: about 4 years ago


Similar Jobs

Assistant Buyer
£25,000 - £30,000 | London Ref: Q102691_1488389934 | Published: 01th Mar 2017

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an energetic Assistant Buyer to join a fun multi-product r...

Buyer - Beds and Furniture
£40,000 - £50,000 | London Ref: Q102679_1488382869 | Published: 01th Mar 2017

Buyer - Beds and Furniture A leading retailer based in central London is seeking an established B...

Buying Asssitant
£18,000 - £22,000 | Slough, Berkshire Ref: Q101881_1490260731 | Published: 23th Mar 2017

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with one of UK's most well-known and successful homewares reta...

Store Manager - Worthing
£18,000 - £20,000 | Worthing, West Sussex Ref: Q102092_1490361177 | Published: 24th Mar 2017

This industry leading supplier & wholesaler dealing with reputable trade customers and businesses...

Store Manager - Dagenham
£22,000 - £25,000 | Dagenham, Essex Ref: Q102094_1490361033 | Published: 24th Mar 2017

This industry leading supplier & wholesaler dealing with reputable trade customers and businesses...

Sign In