Our client is a leading apparel and footwear brand who are currently looking to expand the team.
The role will involve being responsible for development, sourcing and negotiating of a division of clothing or professional ranges, from concept to placement of orders, including fabric sourcing and development.
You will possess:
Experience of buying a range to target margin to meet company turnover – through increased sales
A good understanding of Asia cultures & a track record of regular trips to Asia
Experience of liaising with Product Development & Design teams
Drive to work in a fast paced environment & to meet deadlines
Flexibility to undertake trips to Asia to visit suppliers when required
An understanding of Ethical Trading Policy & be able to follow up during trips to Asia
An understanding of Corporate Calendar deadlines to be able to prioritise workload
30 day’s holiday per year (including bank holidays)
Contributory pension scheme
Fantastic staff discounts
Discounts at a variety of retailers and leisure attractions
A fantastic working environment in our state of the art head office with on site restaurant