Buyer

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£25k - 40k per year
Posted
07 Jun 2017
Closes
05 Jul 2017
Ref
0098
Contact
Farah Chowdhury
Function
Buying
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The Buying and Merchandising division of Exsurgo is recruiting for retail buyers.

We are currently recruiting for current and future opportunities. Whether you're an established buyer looking for a new challenge or a Junior Buyer / Assistant Buyer ready to take the next step in your career we have entry-level and established opportunities in within the retail sector. 

 

Candidate requirements:

  • Analysing consumer buying patterns and predicting future trends
  • Regularly reviewing performance indicators, such as sales and discount levels
  • Managing plans for stock levels
  • Reacting to changes in demand and logistics
  • Meeting suppliers and negotiating terms of contract
  • Maintaining relationships with existing suppliers and sourcing new suppliers for future products
  • Liaising with other departments within the organisation to ensure projects are completed
  • Attending trade fairs, in the UK and overseas, to select and assemble a new collection of products
  • Participating in promotional activities
  • Writing reports and forecasting sales levels
  • Presenting new ranges to senior retail managers
  • Liaising with shop personnel to ensure supply meets demand
  • Getting feedback from customers
  • Training and mentoring junior staff

 

Successful candidates will be contacted about this role and similar roles.

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