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Junior Buyer

11/07/15 Dublin Neg

Permanent full-time


A Fantastic opportunity for a retail candidate with exposure to working within a Retail purchasing environment has come onto the market - if you interested in hearing more about this opportunity then please read further...
The Role: The role will include working closely with senior buying team to assist with developing and sourcing a commercial and quality range of merchandise within a specific category in order to maximize sales and profitability of the company and to ensure the timely and correct delivery of products.
Responsibilities will include:
  • Monitoring trends in consumer buying, patterns and preferences in order to identify new products.
  • Continually assessing product range with key competitors to compare price, quality and value
  • Negotiate product costs and payments terms with suppliers
  • Negotiate with suppliers to ensure consistent supply of quality products at the lowest possible cost
  • Ensure suppliers deliver product in accordance with specifications to ensure a quality product, on time and at the best price
  • Provide information and guidance to store managers in relation to products, optimum layout etc.
  • Develop appropriate promotional strategies to drive sales and profitability
Knowledge, Experience & Skills required:
  • Min. 1-2 years experience working in a buying environment, preferably in a retail sector.
  • Good negotiating and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks, work well under pressure, work well on own initiative and as a part of team
  • Appropriate relevant qualification/educational background.
Salary 35-40K pluse benifits available to the right candidate.
For more information on this fantastic opportunity please contact Carmel McCabe on 01 878 8240 or apply below.

Please apply by sending your CV to Carmel McCabe-Curran at or call for more information.

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