Assistant Buyer - Ladieswear

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West Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH21664

£22000.00 - £24000 per annum


Role Title
Assistant Buyer
West Yorkshire
Up to £23,000

Role Profile
Our client, a fashion retailer based in West Yorkshire, is looking to appoint an Assistant Buyer to join their friendly and close-knit team. Reporting into the Buyer, you will support with product selection and category analysis to achieve sales and maximise department growth. You will be a driven and enthusiastic individual with experience in a similar role; i.e. Buying Admin Assistant and have a passion for product and a creative flair. This is an exciting opportunity to join an established fashion retailer with development and international travel opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supporting in the planning and compilation of product ranges
  • Designing and delivering presentations on product ranges and selection
  • Undertaking market and competitor analysis, highlighting new and improved product opportunities to maximise sales
  • Constructing product briefs and organising samples to meet departmental KPI's
  • Checking accuracy of product information / visuals
  • Attending briefing sessions with creative teams
  • Providing general administrative support and undertaking admin tasks



Skills & Experience

  • A fashion related degree is preferred
  • Experience in a buying, trading or category management role is essential
  • Passionate about product with the desire to bring innovative ideas forward,
  • Excellent communicator, keen to put forward opinions and suggestions
  • Highly organised, able to multi-task and prioritise in order to deliver to tight deadlines
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • A current / valid passport as international travel is part of the role



Client information
Our client is a fashion retailer based in West Yorkshire

Remuneration
Up to £23,000

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