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Assistant Buyer

Posted on Aug 1, 2019 by CV-Library

London, United Kingdom
Wholesale Trade
Immediate Start
£140 - £160 Daily
Contract/Project
Our client, a top-tier global technology leader, are looking to hire an Assistant Buyer to support the launch of a new flagship store in Oxford Street

A successful Assistant Buyer will be responsible for helping the category buyer to build and grow business for the Store. This includes helping to drive the assortment, promotions and relationships necessary to build upon our existing merchandising strategy for both the brick-and-mortar and online store efforts.

As we expand our store base and continue to improve our experiences online, an effective multi-channel business strategy is pivotal to our success. Effectively assorting the right products for the stores means striking a fine balance between establishing a unique and innovative selection to drive interest and traffic and a selection of product that will drive meaningful increases in revenues and affinity for the stores.

An Assistant Buyer needs to possess a solid track record of effort, results and a passion for technology. We're looking someone who loves finding the latest and greatest new technology products and has an interest and desire to learn how to be a merchant.

Key responsibilities include:

Assist category buyer with product assortment for Stores

Comp shopping

Item set up

Promo set up

Run and maintain a variety of reports to help analyze the business

Maintain category promotion calendar (rolling 12 months)

Participate in supplier calls and meetings to help run the business

Track and monitor technology blogs to ensure we are staying ahead of the curve on products and trendsCandidate Requirements

2 years' experience in Retail (preferably in a Merchandising or Buyer role)

Passion about Technology

Self Supportive and willingness to learn

Please submit your CV for more information!

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Reference: 210417901