Assistant Buyer- Apparel

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London | Ref: BBBH24819

Up to £27000.00 per annum

Role Title

Assistant Buyer- Apparel

London

£27,000

Role Profile

My client, an extremely successful and growing lifestyle retailer is looking to recruit an excellent Assistant Buyer to join their team. You will report into the Head of Buying. My client is looking for an Assistant Buyer with a strong product development background within Apparel. This is an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Buyer who wants to work for an established and growing company.

Responsibilities

  • Management of the critical path
  • Reports into the Head of Buying and manage more junior members of the team
  • Contribute to the direction of the range
  • Approval of lab dips and prints
  • Development of product and the understanding of future trends
  • Negotiating cost prices with suppliers

Skills & Experience

  • Must have product development experience within apparel either in Childrenswear, Menswear or Womenswear
  • Experience of managing a Buyer's Admin Assistant
  • Experience of reporting into senior management
  • Knowledge of department and business performance
  • Awareness of market trends
  • Experience of working in a fast paced and high volume department
  • Experience of working with suppliers in the Far East

Client information

My client is an extremely successful and growing lifestyle retailer based in London

Remuneration

£27,000

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