A great opportunity for a current Buyer looking for more opportunity. This is a senior level position heading up one of our biggest and fastest growing categories. Since the re launch of our 1st and 4th Floor in Knightsbridge and our expedential growth online this is a key area of investment for our brand. We are looking for someone who completely understands Shoes and Womenswear and how the 2 naturally support each other. In return this person will be given the opportunity to take complete control and ownership and bring their ideas to the table.
Significantly we are about to embark on a large project that will double the size of this offering in our Flagship Store. This is a great time to join the team and have complete autonomy on a big change project for this amazing category.
What you will be doing:
Resource, recommend and buy an appropriate range for Womens shoes to meet agreed sales.
Provide support to Head of Buying and Group Fashion Director
Effective management of a Junior Buyer, Assistant Buyer and 2 Buyer Administrators
Bring creativity and inspiration to ensure we are always ahead of the market
Initiate, plan and recommend way of improving sales performance across VM, exclusives, promotions and supplier contracts
What you need:
International / Contemporary shoe Buying experience
Team Management experience
Proven experience of effective and successful budget control
All about you:
You will have excellent negotation skills
You will have excellent communication skills
You are a team player
We offer competitive basic salaries and benefit packages including unlimited staff discount and London travel card.
We support all our team through their career and have a wide range of training courses available.