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Buyer Homeware

Join the buying team of growing successful online homeware retailer
  • Home Counties, South East
  • Permanent, Full time
  • 40,000 - 45,000
  • Bonus & benefits
  • Food & Drink, Non-food, Retail, Buying & Procurement
  • 1/17000/7

Our client

  • Entrepreneurial, fantastic Homeware online company
  • Fantastic opportunity, with lots of accountability and exposure.
  • Growing successful company
  • Fantastic opportunity, with lots of accountability and exposure.
  • This Buyer role is ideal for forward thinking individual, who has excellent sourcing and negotiation skills, category strategy and experience of leading range reviews.

 

The role

  • The Buyer Homeware will be responsible for planning and developing specific product ranges that exceed customer expectations.
  • As Buyer Homeware you will define the category strategy for your category that will deliver the target sales and margin contribution
  • As Buyer Homeware you will conduct range reviews to identify gaps and product opportunities and will develop sourcing strategies focusing on cost, lead time, quality etc
  • Reporting to the Head of Buying the Buyer Homeware will negotiate terms and cost pricing with suppliers.
  • The Buyer Homeware will understand the competitive market place and will identify the opportunity for new product ranges
  • The Buyer Homeware will analyse and report on product range performance and will manage the end to end product lifecycle.
  • In the role the Buyer Homewares will work cross functionally with multiple departments especially the ecommerce team to drive product performance and sales.

 

Ideal candidate:

  • You will currently be working as a buyer within UK retail or manufacturing ideally this will include working for an ecommerce organization
  • It is essential that you can demonstrate a passion for product and a flair for commerciality along with fantastic negotiation skills
  • Working as part of a team you must have excellent relationship building skills you will be able to communicate and influence with stakeholders.
  • As Buyer Homeware you must have good insight and data analysis skills and be able to action opportunities to drive profit. You will have experience of managing multiple projects and roadmaps
  • You will have excellent planning and organization skills and will be able to work independently on your own initiative, a self-starter with can-do attitude

 

Benefits & details:

  • Salary up to £45k plus, bonus and benefits
  • Fantastic culture, growing company
  • Role is split between the office in Essex (3 days) and home (2 days)

 

Please send your CV using the form on this page, quoting reference 1/17000/7  Confidentiality assured.

 

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Gabby Rosenberg
Director - Retail, eCommerce & Hospitality
If you feel you have the right experience for this role, speak to Gabby Rosenberg or use the form to apply below.

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Director - Retail, eCommerce & Hospitality
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