Junior Buyer

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
London
County :
Greater London
Town :
LONDON
Category :
Purchasing
Contract type :
Internship
Availability :
Full time
Experience :
Student

Company description

Well known International Fashion Company based in Battersea London

Job description

We are currently recruiting for a Junior Buyer for Accessories and licensing line where you will be reporting to a Footwear, Accessories and Jewellery Buyer. You will be responsible for your own small lines and licensing lines (Sunglasses, Watches, Socks,Books, Ties & Scarves and Shoes whilst also supporting the Buyer with main Shoes line (Men and Women) as well as any other ad hoc tasks.

RESPONSIBILITIES
1)Follow up on sales performance and sell thru of the lines they are responsible for regularly and report to the Buyer with in-depth analysis support

2)Suggest a possible action plan and OTB to tackle any issues or highlight any opportunity/ potential

3)Weekly / Bi-weekly stock allocation to make sure stock level efficiency are maximised throughout the whole company

4)Working closely with collection merchandising team to help construct a new collection and give feedback on the existing one

5)Attend at least monthly meeting with the merchandiser/ product developers of the line you are following to give a details analysis and sales situation with or without buyer

6)Plan and follow up on your responsible lines delivery and ensure all lines are delivered on time as planned

7)Manage and check all orders/ order confirmation during buying season to ensure the right quantity and value is met and correctly entered

8)Execute buying process during buying season together with the buyer

9)Assist Buyer with any ad hoc tasks

10)Review pricing strategy for the line you are following and report/ propose to Buyer

11)Teaching and developing team buying assistant

Profile

PROFILE
Experience within a fashion buying office at an Assistant Buyer level within footwear and/ or accessories 

Strong Excel skills with excellent attention to detail

Highly organized and on the top of the schedule and can work independently with their own initiative

Specific needs

Can work well under pressure