Work for a trend led and quality driven brand with a standout handwriting
The chance to be bart of a rapidly growing fashion brand
About Our Client
First established over 10 years ago, this business are family run, with a clear emphasis on delivering exciting designs and quality product.
They have a loyal customer base who value the consistently high quality of their products and the whole service that they provide.
As a Buyer you will ensure that supply base has the capability to meet requirements
Negotiate with suppliers for best price whilst maintaining product integrity and standards in production
Understand and contribute towards brand and product handwriting
Review competitor activity and ensure customer / competitor bench-marking completed
Understand profit and intake margin strategy focusing on achieved margin targets
Continually drive newness and initiative, maximising sales and minimising risk
Challenge and manage under-performance where necessary
Work with garment tech to take joint responsibility for fit and quality
Work with supply base/ wider buying team to source and develop new product opportunities
Oversee the critical path management for the department
Work alongside the wider Buying team to ensure the ranges are delivered within brand guidelines consistently.
The Successful Applicant
Ideally 2-3 years experience at Junior Buyer, currently working within the Fashion Industry, who is ready to take a step up, or a Buyer looking for a new challenge.
Tangible knowledge of putting together a profitable range with a Ladieswear category
Effective communicator, presenter and team player
Relevant technical experience and far east sourcing/ negotiation experience
Experience of coaching and developing others.
What's on Offer
This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an autonomous environment, creating beautiful ranges. As the business continues to grow, so will your career.