Buying Admin Assistant

£17000 - £19000

Buying and Merchandising

South East

Retail

Permanent

14638/001_1564502487

Job Description

Buying Admin Assistant - Brighton - Up to £19k

Are you looking for a head office fashion retail career in buying?

Our client is growing their fashion graduate programme now looking for talented graduates who are collaborative and innovative to join their team. With continued growth planned for the new financial year an opportunity has arisen for an Buying Admin Assistant to join the business to work within their head office.

What does this Buying Admin Assistant role involve?

  • As Buying Admin Assistant you will be responsible for supporting the buying and merchandising teams in day to day running of the department

  • Regular competitive analysis of trends and offers across the high street

  • Responsibility for sample management from initial sample through to approval for shipment

  • Working closely with the buyer you will be managing products through set up, compliance and into the business

  • Maintaining accurate range information enabling the team to make effective commercial decisions

  • Be involved with the set-up of new suppliers, ensuring all paperwork is filled in and returned in a timely manner

  • Responsible for all relevant administration for the department

What do I need to be successful in this role as Buying Admin Assistant Keen interest in starting a career in a fashion head office function

  • Have a fashion related degree

  • Experience in dealing with administration

  • Have excellent planning and organisational skills to ensure deadlines are met

  • Able to build effective relationships across all levels within an organisation

  • Can multi task and is happy to be challenged by a fast pace role with a high interruption level

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including IT proficiency (Excel especially)

So if you are a motivated and confident graduate looking for a career in fashion Buying, apply now!