Senior Buyer

£45000 - £50000

Buying and Merchandising

South East

Retail

Permanent

13762_1538723990

Job Description

Senior Buyer (Non-fashion) - Berkshire - £50,000

Our client is an industry leading specialist retailer. A customer focused business with a large portfolio and a vast range of products, they are looking for a commercially experienced Senior Buyer (Brands) to join their team!

What do I need to be successful in this role as Senior Branded Buyer?

* Experience with a well-known retailer in a buying/category management position
* Proven track record in building successful ranges and strategies
* Able to build effective relationships across all levels within an organisation, communicating with clarity and credibility
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills including IT proficiency
* Product sourcing experience from both domestic and overseas desirable

What does this role as Senior Branded Buyer involve?

* Managing assortment and range planning and selection for all channels and for all 7 countries
* Undertaking regular review of given categories to optimise ranges in order to grow sales and margin
* Review of promotional activity and implement learnings to improve promotional and margin performance
* Identify own brand areas for development (sku's and product ranges)
* Managing the product range/new product ranges in line with the critical paths across all teams in the business
* Collaborate with the Space and Visual Merchandisers to ensure that visual merchandising principles and guidelines are issued to stores
* Responsible for budget and turnover of allocated categories, supporting team members with budget planning where appropriate


So if you are a motivated and confident Senior Buyer looking for a new challenge with a leading retail business apply now!

AdMore Recruitment is a specialist retail recruitment and talent management consultancy.
www.admore-recruitment.co.uk