Overview

Monday at Nine are delighted to be recruiting a very rare and sought after opportunity with a leading fashion retailer for a buyer based in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced fashion buyer to establish a product offer that meets their target customer expectations and is in line with the business’s brand direction – delivering the business needs in terms of sale, service, margin and returns.

This opportunity will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring knowledge of competitors and market trends is used to define ranges and identify new opportunities for sales growth
  • Arrange and manage supplier meetings to develop / source products and negotiate prices to achieve overall GM% targets.
  • Prepare range finalisation in line with range control plans
  • Oversee the set-up of all style details are loaded ensuring 100% accuracy.
  • Place all initial orders in line with forecasts and agreed minimum quantities ensuring delivery dates pre-catalogue launch will be achieved.

To be considered for this position candidates must have:

  • Strong knowledge of Ladieswear garment manufacture and retail.
  • Experience of the fit and sealing process for garments
  • In depth knowledge of complexities associated with multi-channel retailing of own branded merchandise
  • Able to fully utilise the relevant IT support systems
  • The ability to paginate product to maximise sales

Are you an experienced fashion buyer who wants to take the next step in your career with a salary to match?

Get in touch today.

Monday at Nine

We love the recruitment process, putting the right people, in the right role gives us a tingle in our toes. It’s why we do it. We want to ensure everyone we deal with has a happy Monday at Nine.