Head of Buying

Stockport, Greater Manchester
Competitive Salary + Benefits
02 Aug 2019
02 Sep 2019
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Joe Davies is a successful and long established family owned Company specialising in the import and distribution of Giftware from the Far East with turnover in excess of £15 million. Due to continued growth and as a part of long-term succession planning two rare opportunities exist to join the business at a senior level.

Head of Buying

Working with the Managing Director your main role will be to lead the buying team and product selection of the business across multiple categories, developing our range of over 10,000 active product lines across multiple brands.

The ideal candidate will:

• Have a proven track record in running a buying department.

• The ability to drive the strategic direction of our product offer.

• The ability to develop successful ranges from concept to delivery.

• Have a keen eye for product, with experience in a retail, distribution or wholesale buying environment at a senior level.

• Be able to undertake extensive Far East visits to suppliers and exhibitions.

• Have extensive overseas buying experience.loping our range of over 10,000 active product lines across multiple brands.


The role represents a very rare and exciting opportunity for the right individual.

Please apply by Monday 2nd September 2019, stating current salary by clicking the 'APPLY' button