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Job Title Senior Buyer - Home
Contract Type Permanent
Industry
Salary £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Start Date ASAP
Duration
Our Reference Q91777
Who to Contact Quest Seach Selection - SSP.57415.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Advertised over 3 years ago

Job Description

A Major Bluechip household multi-channel Retailer is looking for a Senior Buyer in their home division. This role is responsible for the effective delivery & leadership of the Buying strategy and will track the relevant budgets to ensure delivery of profit margins for the Business area. This person will be buying Homewares categories and are open to candidates for a hardlines, home accessories or Home textile area. They would need great commercial acumen but also a strong product eye with some creative flair and Far East Sourcing experience. Your roles include - * Ability to work within a budget & be able to trade profit opportunities * FE Sourcing * Set retail selling price * Working alongside suppliers & customers in European market * Ensure pricing & quality of assortments is in line with agreed business strategy * Category performance - e.g. sales, wastage, profit, market share, LFL, volume, price index, return on shelf space * Product development involvement within own brand * Select, plan & put forward appropriate offers for promotional store space To be successful in the position you must have - * Senior / Buying and product development experience in home, bedroom and/or bathroom categories * Suitable for candidates commutable from North London or the Home counties * Ability to lead and coach to deliver outstanding results as part of a team * Open to contract & permanent candidates (including maternity cover) * Excellent communication at all levels * Far-east sourcing experience * Product development within own brand * Graduate Calibre In return you will work for a retail with a great international high-street presence who as a group is a well respected blue-chip retailer in their field. If you feel that this opportunity sounds like you please send your cv quoting the reference Q91777. 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: Q91777 | Published: over 3 years ago

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