Buying Manager

£50000 - £60000

Buying and Merchandising

South West

Retail

Permanent

15756/001_1651234351

Job Description

Buying Manager

Swindon

Up to £60,000

Growing online business - TICK

Fantastic culture - TICK

Beautiful product range - TICK

Progression opportunities - TICK

Would you like to work for a fast growing online retail business? Our client is a beautiful well-known online brand offering garden, home and gifting products to their customers. The brand have a wide category of carefully ranged branded and own branded products.

What to expect in this role:

  • Planning and implementation of the buying strategy

  • Responsible for the seasonal range strategy which delivers against the KPI's, and been able to communicate this effectively to the wider company

  • Working closely with Merchandising to drive sales and increase margin

  • Streamlining of processes and systems

  • Leading and developing a buying team

What you need to be a successful in this role:

  • Previous experience at Senior Buying Manager level, with management responsibility for a moderately sized team

  • Good horticultural knowledge and experience of buying within a horticultural environment would be a benefit; not essential

  • Proven experience in looking for new opportunities to grow business and attract and engage new customers

  • Experience of working closely with and building relationships with suppliers

  • Excellent leader, with strong organisational skills, ability to influence, a real team player

  • Thrives in fast-paced environments and embraces change as a positive

Even if you haven't gotten round to updating your CV, please get in touch today and we can sort out the rest later! [email protected]