Looking for your next step? Have a passion for Buying?
The Tabletop category are looking for a Junior Buyer to join their team. Having full ownership of specific products will require an experienced individual to come in and hit the ground running.
You’ll be responsible for carrying out the sourcing and selection strategy for a designated product range, with the aim being to deliver great products at fair prices to our customers – they are at the heart of everything we do.
You will work cross functionally with the Merchandising, Marketing and Design teams and work closely with global suppliers.
It will be crucial that range launch timescales are met and ensuring agreed levels of good, better and best products are bought in line with the overall department strategy.
You will regularly visit stores and liaise with the Visual Merchandising/Range Planning teams to help continuously improve the shopping experience for customers.
As a Junior Buyer, you will have…
Previous experience in an Admin/Assistant/Junior Buyer role
An understanding of commercial issues
A passion for products and their development
A proven track record of delivering a profitable range
Strong understanding of buying processes
Ability to work under pressure in a fast moving dynamic retail environment