Senior buyer - Jersey woman
Our client, a well established large retailer is looking for new talent for its BUYING team.
As a Senior Buyer specialized in JERSEY, you will have previous buying experience ideally gained within a fast fashion or premium retailer of the ladieswear collection. You will be a skilled negotiator with extensive experience dealing with large branded suppliers/manufacturers.
The senior buyer will source for new suppliers and review existing ones to ensure products remain competitive. By fully understanding customer needs, you will be able to maximize profits and provide a commercially viable range of merchandise at competitive prices.
As a senior buyer you will be responsible for planning and develop a range of products together with the design team.
Your main responsibilities will be:
Customer demand (e.g. price, quality and availability);
Analyzing consumer buying patterns and predicting future trends;
Managing plans for stock levels;
Reacting to changes in demand;
Reacting to changes in logistics;
Meeting suppliers and negotiating terms of contract;
Maintaining relationships with existing suppliers and sourcing new suppliers for Future products;