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Buyer - Manchester, North West
JOB: Assistant Buyer
LOCATION: Central Manchester
SALARY: Competitive with benefits
OwnTheRunway, the rapidly growing on-line fashion retailer are looking to recruit a passionate and dynamic assistant fashion buyer to help select and determine on-trend and seasonal products to fit with our growing customer base.
The candidate must be in tune with high street fashion trends as identifying the key styles/products at the right moment is essential to the success of this position. This is an extremely demanding position where your decisions contribute to our success.
The selected candidate should have a fashion-related degree, or experience within retail which is relevant to the position.
The candidate must have good communication and negotiation skills, be numerate, and computer literate
This role will include:
· Selection of key product
· Analysing daily sales figures
· Liaising with suppliers
· Researching and producing seasonal trend reports
· Assisting with the PR and marketing team
· Working within a departmental budget
Please Note: To be considered for this position we require contact details for two references one of which must be the candidate’s previous employer.
You will need a Driving License and own car is required.
If you wish to be considered for this position please supply a covering letter, CV and details of your current salary & package to firstname.lastname@example.org
Salary: Not specified
Job Added by OTR
Date Added: 18th May 2012
Closing Date: 10th November 2012