Role details

Buying Controller

Leeds   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Our client is a Multichannel Retialer based in West Yorkshire.
  • Looking to appoint a Buying Controller in to their talented Head Office.

About Our Client

Our Client is a Multi-channel Fashion retailer based in Yorkshire. Trading across UK and International Markets they are looking for Buying Manager to join their Head office team in Yorkshire.

Job Description

As a Buying Manager you will be responsible for the following:

- Defining and delivering the buying strategy for the menswear department to deliver against sales and profit targets.
Sourcing high quality merchandise from existing and new supply base.
- Managing all supplier relationships for the menswear department to ensure best prices and highest quality on all collections;
- Monitoring developments in the menswear market including competitor activity, ensuring the brand meets its on-trend obligations;
- Maximising the commercial output from each member of the buying team.

The Successful Applicant

This is a role that is ideal for an seasoned buying professional with a profound commercial knowledge and love of the fashion market - menswear specifically.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to possess:
* Extensive senior buying experience within a menswear environment;
* The demonstrable ability to formulate and deliver buying strategies for a major fashion multiple;
* Outstanding leadership skills including a real talent for getting the most out of a team;
* A successful track record working with overseas suppliers;
* A commercial, target-focused outlook.

What's on Offer

Competitive package

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