Assistant Buyer (Maternity Cover)

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
County :
Greater London
Town :
Category :
Contract type :
Availability :
Full time
Experience :
Less than 2 years

Company description

International Fashion Company based in London.

Job description

Vivienne Westwood Ltd is currently recruiting for an Assistant Buyer to support the department with data preparation for reporting, order raising/checking, allocating stock and general office work, as well as supporting the Junior Buyer in monitoring deliveries, sales and competitors. The successful candidate will gain an understanding of the business working with various departments and supporting both the RTW and Accessories team.

The main responsibilities include but are not limited to:

•downloading and preparing data as needed to be used by the department
•raising/monitoring issues with the data/systems with technicians and keeping the department updated
•allocating stock to support sales in store across both departments
•buying and managing your own accessories lines
•managing and checking orders as instructed by the Junior Buyer
•checking regularly online merchandising to spot any mistakes in copyright, prices, photography, discrepancies with stockists etc. highlighting to E-commerce and Buying
•supporting the Junior Buyer in monitoring sales performance and sell thru of lines
•carrying out competitor analysis
•taking care of stationary order, post, organizing department meetings and answering the phone


  • proficient in data preparation/management
  • proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • excellent organisation
  • ability to multi-task and prioritise
  • attention to detail
  • a forward understanding of upcoming fashion trends with an eye for the ‘next big thing”
  • excellent communication skills


Lavinia Anna Nucci