**EXCLUSIVE ROLE NOW FILLED BY IMPRESSION RECRUITMENT **
PRESTIGIOUS and EXCITING job offering with one of the area’s most sought after names in their industry. Our client is currently seeking a Fashion Buyer to join their team on a 12-month contract with a view of possible extension. This particular role gives someone the opportunity to take the lead in an exciting and well established business.
Responsibilities to include:
• Working closely with the designer houses and their agents to ensure a mix of established high profile labels and up and coming hot labels.
• Attending buying appointments in Paris, Milan, London for product selection and placement of orders.
• To drive sales through product offer ensuring margin retention.
• Proactively work with brands to minimise any negative impact on the business.
• Use EPOS reporting system to analyse sales by brand and product category and take action on areas of weakness.
• Propose buying budget breakdown for approval by MD.
• Work with the team to advise and train on trends and brands.
• Regular involvement with customers.
• Experienced fashion buyer
• Analytical skills with good knowledge of Excel
• Strong team player
• Self motivated with can do attitude
• Capable of working unsupervised
Immediate start available for the right candidate! Excellent opportunity!