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Ladieswear Assistant Buyer

Location:

Leeds, UK

Type of Job:

Full Time Permanent

Published By:

LL/MB15689

Published Date:

21 April 2022, 11:29:00

The Candidate
o Ideally you will be either a recent graduate with a degree in fashion buying or an existing experienced Buyer's assistant looking for a fresh challenge
o Have experience working within the Homewares Sector
o Have impeccable time management and communication skills
o Competent in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook programmes
o Organised and proactive way of working with a great attention to detail
o Passionate about Homeware's product and product development
o A hands on approach and a 'can do' attitude

Benefits

About us

Address

Leeds, UK

About the job

The role is largely admin based; however, you will play an active role in the buying process.
o Provide general administration support to the Homeware Buyer
o Collation of reports and sales information
o Critical path management
o Working cross-functionally with internal departments to ensure the smooth running of the day to day buying function
o Management of samples and the image bank
o Competitor analysis
o Awareness of upcoming trends
o Working closely with the supplier base
o Assisting with the organisation of product for photography shoots.
o Working in a fast-paced environment with attention to detail in an organised manner

At A for Appointments, we are committed to equal opportunities for everyone. We embrace diversity and believe that a balanced, inclusive workforce is crucial to our business. We do not tolerate discrimination, harassment or bullying towards any candidates or employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Requirements

The Candidate
o Ideally you will be either a recent graduate with a degree in fashion buying or an existing experienced Buyer's assistant looking for a fresh challenge
o Have experience working within the Homewares Sector
o Have impeccable time management and communication skills
o Competent in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook programmes
o Organised and proactive way of working with a great attention to detail
o Passionate about Homeware's product and product development
o A hands on approach and a 'can do' attitude

Benefits


What they offer:
" Competitive salary
" Fun fast paced working environment!
" Strong team ethos.
" Stakeholder pension scheme.
" Life insurance.
" Up to 60% discount on new ranges.
" An extra day's holiday for your birthday.
" £100 welcome voucher to spend on products when you join.
" Free onsite parking
" Free fruit (or pie!) on Thursdays!
" 2 fantastic staff parties a year
" Free thinking encouraged.

Address

Leeds, UK