A new opportunity for a Buyer for Womens Bottoms within a global high street fashion brand based in Switzerland on a 1 year FTC About the Company... Our Client is a European brand which is globally recognized, with its Headoffices in Switzerland. About the Buyer Role... The ideal candidate will have: At least 3 years experience in Ladies Fast Fashion textile companies Excellent knowledge of trends Experience as a Buyer in bottoms/denim Good level of English. About You… Will have worked for a fast fashion retalier Able to relocate to Switzerland If this Buyer for Womans Bottoms role interests you, please apply by submitting your CV.
This role is for a Cosmetics Buyer based in London who has previous experience within buying at a large high street level and are open to category background. Client Details My client in London are a Large High street chain who are friendly, welcoming and make everyone feel that they are part of the team who are rapidly expanding hence the need for another Buyer to join their team. Description As a Cosmetics Buyer you will be responsible for - Creating new products and concepts Designing and creating product development plans Working closely with other teams on promotion plans and customer communications Experience in product management and buying. Commercial awareness Profile My client is looking for a well established Cosmetics Buyer within Retail for a new role that has become available. The right candidate must have a proven track record within buying and the ability to work well as part of a team. My client is also ideally looking for someone who has previous experience working for a large high street retailer but is open on categories. Job Offer £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Package
Buyer - £50,000 plus excellent package – Berkshire Based An excellent opportunity has arisen within an established food client who is seeking a Buyer to join their dynamic and expanding team in Berkshire to assist with an increase in work force. The successful Buyer will manage a designated food category and will have a responsibility for sourcing and negotiating a range that meets the strategic plan and delivers the targeted sales and profit targets. Your responsibilities as the buyer will be to develop and deliver innovative commercial strategies that exceed customer expectations and grow market share. You will be someone who is currently working in a food buying role within a fast paced organisation. In addition you will demonstrate a passion for trading and a flair for commerciality Skills: Buying Skills, commerciality, negotiation and influencing skills, food experience, driven and ambitious This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your Buying career with a leading organisation, in an environment and culture that supports your personal development you will be re
My client a highly successful ladies fashion retailer is looking to recruit a strong ladieswear Buyer with experience in Denim. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a renowned fast fashion retailer who is currently enjoying phenomenal growth. As a ladieswear specialist you should be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of the young fashion market and ideally have experience in Denim. You must be an established Buyer with excellent negotiation skills and experience of a buying environment that is very fast paced. You will be highly numerate with good planning experience. In this role you will be making key strategic decisions to help drive the business forward. As someone with good managerial experience you will motivate your team to achieve your objectives and maximize sales. If you have the relevant experience for this role, please click the apply button to send your CV to Nadine Tipping, remembering to state your current salary and package. Job ref: NT-45957 We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.
This established multi product retailer who offer good quality product at value prices is looking for a Buyer to join their Homewares team on their Bedroom department for a maternity contract. Working across their trend led Homewares product, you will have responsibility for your own categories and be accountable for driving sales forward through effective product sourcing, negotiation, and working with key suppliers within the market. We are looking for somebody who is already at Junior Buyer or Buyer level from a homewares background and open to hearing from people with Bedding or Bedroom Accessories product experience. Candidates must display strong communication and negotiation skills as well as strong commercial awareness and good negotiation skills. Experience of buying your own range, cost price negotiations with suppliers, and being able to seek out new product ideas are all a must. This is a very exciting time to join this business so if you have the relevant experience for this role, please click the apply button to send your CV to Sarah Dovaston, remembering to state your current salary and package. Job Ref: SD-46301 We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.
Are you a Food Buyer or Purchasing Manager who is looking for a role with less red tape and giving the autonomy to make decisions and have a direct impact on bottom line profit? This is a fantastic opportunity to join this leading global hospitality and catering business in their Trading Team. You will be given full responsibility to procure the entire range of food products and will have the autonomy to make the day to day and strategic decisions that will have a direct impact on the success of this rapidly growing and successful business. Applicants should have the following skills and attributes: · Highly developed negotiation skills · Food buying experience within a Foodservice, Catering, Retail or Wholesale environment · Excellent supplier management skills · Excellent relationship building skills are essential in this business to business customer focused environment · Strong commercial acumen – accountability for achieving and excelling company targets
Our client is a household name retailer with stores nationwide and an impeccable reputation. They are looking for a buyer to join their commercial team after a period of sustained growth. You will lead negotiations with famous FMCG suppliers and deliver category growth. Key duties include: Negotiating with branded FMCG manufacturers Managing stakeholder relationships Analysing commercial performance You can expect to work in an exciting and highly rewarding role that will give you countless opportunities for personal and professional development. This is a role with a truly global business. The successful candidate will have: Buying experience gained at a multi-site retailer Excellent commercial acumen and experience negotiating with large FMCGs Exceptional influencing ability Experience working in a fast paced business environment If this is the role for you, please submit your CV to ASP Group today, quoting reference number 12814C
Well established and majorly successful blue chip retailer is currently looking for a Buying candidate to join one of their largest menswear departments. With a Multi Million pound turnover and high option count this is one of the strongest product areas across the menswear business. I am looking for a fast, flexible and dynamic Buyer looking for a new challenge. An enthusiastic and passionate leader who can manage a team of an Assistant Buyers and BA and work alongside with a Merchandiser and Designer. It is a pacey role and works with a high turnover and a focused team. A commercial head as well as an eye for trends and detail is essential. The role reports directly to the Head of Buying and they like candidates who are going to progress within the business who are innovative and can make quick instinctive decisions. If this sounds like you, please apply now for further information. Please click the apply button to send your CV to Emma Ramsden, remembering to state your current salary and package. Job Ref: ER-45912 We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.
The Buying and Merchandising division of Exsurgo is recruiting a Buyer for Beers,Wines and Spirits category for one of the UK’s largest multi-channel Wholesaler. The role The role of Buyer will be accountable for the Beers, Wine and Spirits and the delivery of KPI’s and the development of Buying Assistants. The role will be to support the Buying Director in all aspects of the buying function ensuring the effective and efficient supply of product through the supply chain channel. You will maintain retail prices within the categories and deliver the budgeted sales, gross margin and margin rate for the allocated categories. This role will be to successfully mobilise implementation of key initiatives and to objectively prioritise and manage activities, throughout the year. Included in this is the support on the forward buy process, and ensuring that the cycle is effectively managed and delivered to stores in a timely manner, at the required levels of accuracy. The candidate The successful individual will have excellent negotiation techniques and commercial and financial management skills. You will be analytically and process minded and highly motivated and project-driven. You will have the ability to work as part of a tightly knit team with excellent interpersonal skills, linked to a willingness and ‘skill set’ to develop others. If you are an individual who is educated
Childrenwear Buyer job An excellent Childrenswear buying opportunity has arisen with our international fashion client in Dublin, Ireland. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a highly commercial Buying office for one of the most successful fashion retailers in the market. The ideal candidate will have volume driven product development and sourcing experience. Our client needs a confident communicator with good negotiation skills who can build strong supplier relationships and can lead a strong buying team. Must have strong trend awareness and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment under pressure. Responsibilities of this Buyer job include: Understanding trends and interpreting them where relevant 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 Requirements of this Buyer job include:
Clothing and Footwear Buyer - East Midlands An exciting Buying Opportunity with a retailer in the East Midlands offering a competitive salary where your key responsibility will be to source & arrange a selection of products in order to deliver against sales margin and stock targets in line with company budget and brand. Your new company This retailer is an established retailer with over 30 years in the industry and they have a number of stores based all around the U.K. They are looking for a Clothing and Footwear buyer to join the company and drive them through success. Working closely with the Merchandising team, you will manage the buying budget to plan and build the range. Your new role The main purpose of the role will be develop a commercial range in line with the company's objective, you will be responsible for maximising sales and profit through continually acquiring knowledge of customer and industry trends, global sourcing and working closely with suppliers. You will lead and manage the team to deliver a product range that meets the company financial targets and profit as well as product development that fulfils and exceeds customer requirements. What you'll need to succeed The ideal candidate for this role will have experience buying for clothing or footwear and they must have experience in Far East sourcing as well as an
Job Title: Flooring Buyer Location: Purfleet Salary: £55,000 per annum Role: Permanent OVERVIEW Role Purpose Our client is one of the UK’s largest retail interior businesses; reporting to the Category Manager the main purpose of this role as Buyer is to oversee the development of the range and ensure that it meets the requirements of the overall category strategy whilst achieving all targets and KPI’s. As a Buyer for this retailer you will need to have outstanding negotiation skills and you must be able to demonstrate excellent commercial acumen. You will work closely with the Category Manager, deputising for them when required and you will develop a full understanding of the customer’s needs. Maximising profits through providing a commercially viable range of merchandise at competitive prices in line with the business strategy will be something you have demonstrated in previous roles and your commercial skills will shine given the accountability to deliver for this retail business. You will naturally keep up to date with market trends and reacting to this will be a key part of the Buyer role. Responsibilities & Accountabilities Develop, implement and deliver category plans including range reviews, promotions, pricing and stock that are consistent with overall commercial strategy and financial objectives Review and evaluate the effectiveness of promotions, taking appropriate
Job Title: Retail Buyer Location: Purfleet, Essex Salary: Up to £55,000 plus Bonus and Benefits Role: Permanent OVERVIEW Role Purpose Our client is one of the UK’s largest retail interior businesses; reporting to the Category Manager the main purpose of this role as Buyer is to oversee the development of the range and ensure that it meets the requirements of the overall category strategy whilst achieving all targets and KPI’s. As a Buyer for this retailer you will need to have outstanding negotiation skills and you must be able to demonstrate excellent commercial acumen. You will work closely with the Category Manager, deputising for them when required and you will develop a full understanding of the customer’s needs. Maximising profits through providing a commercially viable range of merchandise at competitive prices in line with the business strategy will be something you have demonstrated in previous roles and your commercial skills will shine given the accountability to deliver for this retail business. You will naturally keep up to date with market trends and reacting to this will be a key part of the Buyer role. Responsibilities & Accountabilities Develop, implement and deliver category plans including range reviews, promotions, pricing and stock that are consistent with overall commercial strategy and financial objectives Review and evaluate the effectiveness of promoti
The Company: An experienced Buyer/ Sourcing Manager is needed to join a family run business and supplier of branded apparel, they supply to a number of retailer including Debenhams, ASOS and TX Maxx as well European companies such as Zalando and El Corte Ingles. The role involves the strategic sourcing and buying of product. The ideally candidate will be a strong negotiator, able to calculate costings and understand compliance and regulation of buying products from factories due to license agreements. You will liaise with suppliers predominantly in China and Bangladesh to ensure the smooth running of the sourcing process and other stake holders in the business such as the Brand Manager. The Role: Utilising historical data, sales reports and trends to plan and implement the sourcing strategy for categories in order to achieve the agreed stock, sales and margin objectives. To establish and maintain effective working business relationships with suppliers. Providing effective management while evaluating and developing the supplier base. Negotiating best-price deals and co-ordinating the supply chain. Build effective working relationships both internally and externally. Supporting the MD and contribute to decisions regarding sourcing the product range. Focusing on ideas and solutions that may be of longe
Our client is a leading retailer with stores in every major town and city nationwide. They have a strong retail brand and are currently trading well and have further plans for expansion. To succeed in this role it is essential you are a proven negotiator and have extensive Grocery buying experience. E.g. Cereals, Confectionery, Soft Drinks, Biscuits, Crisps and Snacks, Biscuits, Canned Foods, Household, Petfood etc. Key areas of the role will include: •Negotiation of supplier trading terms to meet financial targets •Identifying new product development opportunities •Development of own label product ranges •Competitor Analysis •Continually sourcing new suppliers •Setting promotional strategy Applicants should have the following skills and attributes: •Highly developed negotiation skills •Educated to degree level •Grocery buying experience gained for a leading retailer/wholesaler •Track record of negotiating with branded FMCG manufacturers •Excellent supplier management skills •Excellent relationship building skills <span style=
£Excellent + Bonus + Benefits This is an excellent opportunity to join a well known retailer who is looking to expand their head office buying team. It is essential you are a strong negotiator and have extensive Impulse buying experience. E.g. Confectionery, Soft Drinks, Crisps and Snacks etc. Key areas of the role will include: Negotiation of supplier trading terms to meet financial targets Identifying new product development opportunities Competitor Analysis Continually sourcing new suppliers Range management and category planning Category marketing / promotional planning Working cross functionally with other key business areas e.g. supply chain and technical Applicants should have the following skills and attributes: · Highly developed negotiation skills · Food buying experience gained for a top 20 retailer / wholesaler ·
Our client are a large, highly regarded fashion and general merchandise retailer with a robust and dynamic growth plan. They are now looking to secure a Womenswear Buyer - Intimates You will have extensive experience with the blue chip multiples, and be looking to develop your career as this organisation grows. You will have an entrepreneurial approach and be comfortable to operate in a blue chip environment. Full relocation expenses and visa processing and expenses are provided. Contact Beverly Kleiman.
Our client is looking for a talented Buyer and Assistant Buyers who can bring ambition and drive to the team and ensure the department moves forward in-line with company KPI's, and has the ability to think laterally to problem solve whilst demonstrating the autonomy to make key commercial decisions. You will have a keen eye for product and the ability and drive to grow this area to its full potential. As well as the skills needed to develop an own label product range you must also have excellent relationship and negotiation skills You will have been performing as a Buyer with at least two years relevant experience within a fast paced retailer.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Assistant Buyer / Junior Buyer to join this leading multi-product retailer in a high profile, very exciting position. The successful individual will be responsible assisting the Buyer in setting the strategy, managing their branded products and be accountable for driving sales forward through acquiring key brands, range building and negotiation. We are looking for a well-established Assistant Buyer or Junior Buyer with a strong background in managing premium beauty brands. Candidates must display excellent market knowledge and possess a good eye for product along with a fantastic negotiation technique and the ability to build key supplier relationships. This is a very exciting time to join this team, who have been seeing some fantastic results and who are set for further growth. If you have the relevant experience for this role, please click the apply button to send your CV to Sarah Dovaston, remembering to state your current salary and package. Job Ref: SD-46316 We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.
Assistant Buyer Menswear, Dublin City Centre Excel Recruitment is looking for a dynamic and passionate Assistant Buyer who can work within a fast-paced environment. Reporting to the Buyer, you will be responsible for managing your own ranges and supply base, driving sales forward through effective product sourcing, range planning and negotiations. We are looking for mid to senior level Assistant Buyers with a strong background in trend led menswear. It is essential that applicants show fashion and commercial awareness, with a passion for product and creative flair. The successful candidate will be confident, enthusiastic communicators, who can work well in a team and on their own initiative. Responsibilities for the job of Retail Assistant Buyer: Contribute to the development and sourcing of products to achieve profit targets Review competitor offers and continually assess the range against competitors Take appropriate action in-season on repeats, cancellations and rescheduling of orders Interpret trends and translate into commercial products using trade fairs, WGSN & fashion publications Understand the customer base and in conjunction with the Buyer Support negotiations and work with supply base to ensure best costs and margins are achieved Assis