Temp Assistant Buyer

Temp Assistant Buyer

REF: 11576 MM

Job Description

I am looking for a dynamic and ambitious assistant buyer with experience in womenswear to join a forward thinking fashion business in Yorkshire. This is a Fixed Term Contract up until May 2020, but as a successful business there may be opportunities to stay on in the company. It’s a great opportunity to move your career on, gaining a wealth of experience in a business that has a great environment and a strong high street presence.

Temp Assistant Buyer - The Role:

  • You will work within a small team on a designated product area, managing the workload of a BAA and reporting to the department Buyer.
  • You will be responsible for analysing and organising best and worst seller reports and presentations.
  • Manage samples for Press and Photoshoots.
  • Liaise with suppliers and QA/tech teams internally to ensure critical path is adhered to.
  • Research, analyse and present competitor information and market intelligence
  • Prepare and attend Sign Off and Selection meetings, ensuring all required information and samples are present.
  • Chase and approve with the teams, Lab Dips, Strike Offs and Bulk Fabrics.

Temp Assistant Buyer - The Candidate:

  • You will be a proactive and organised Assistant Buyer
  • You will have experience in Womenswear in a similar role.
  • You will have a thorough understanding of the Critical Path and Development Process
  • You will have experience dealing with offshore factories.
  • Able to give feedback, offer solutions and problem solve
  • Excellent Excel skills are Essential
  • An organised and methodical nature is required.

Please apply with your updated CV to k.barksby@peoplemarketing.co.uk quoting our reference: 11576 MM.

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