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Retail Buyer (Maternity cover)

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Retail Buyer (Maternity cover)

Industry SectorNon-Grocery, Retail
Salary£80 per day
Benefitspension, parking, paid leave
LocationsAntrim, Northern Ireland
Contract TypePermanent or Interim
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted23 May 2018

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Your new company
Our client, a retail firm, located in Belfast are recruiting a n experienced Retail Buyer to cover maternity leave.

Your new role
Reporting to the Chief Executive the successful applicant will be responsible for growing sales and profit, source and review product ranges working within the industry legislation and to plan and market promotional events.
Duties will include:
Increasing profit in line with company targets by increasing margin and sales across all areas of business Negotiating best terms with all suppliers and ensuring continuity of supply and thus customer satisfaction
Have knowledge of our competitors business, pricing strategies and products
Communicating with external stakeholders, ie Sales Representatives, Key Account Managers and Customers Communicate with all internal stakeholders ie Stores, Managers, Warehouse, Warehouse Manager and Finance Department Analysis of sales performance and ability to produce reports Buying responsibilities across various categories to include household, toiletries, bath and shower, dental, gents, gifting, etc and sourcing product suitable for wholesale Working to deadlines, ie delivery of promotions, events etc
To support stores by aiding compliance through robust communication and store visits across UK Attend events organised by the company and deliver presentations Assist stores with displays and merchandising to maximise sales and new store layouts Work with Colleagues from Buying Department to ensure product meets the current legislation requirements
Use of social media to identify new products and trends to increase sales

What you'll need to succeed
Buying experience within a retail environment (preference will be given to candidates with experience in the company industry sector)

What you'll get in return
Paid hourly rate
Paid annual leave

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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