Saturday , February 4 2023

Sainsburys Vacancies – Junior Buyer

Website Sainsbury's

Job Description:

We’ve had affordable, forward thinking fashion all sewn up since 2004, and now Tu is the UK’s sixth largest fashion retailer. Offering ready-to-wear runway and everyday street style, across Mens’, Womens’ and Childrenswear, we’re a brand that’s continually evolving to offer our customers excellent quality and the best value clothing. We’re continually investing in new technologies and scoping out new ways to drive our business forward, creating an atmosphere brimming with energy and passion.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understand and contribute towards brand and product handwriting through working with Design teams for own brand products
  • To liaise with the Product Technologist in setting the quality criteria for own label products ensuring the optimal balance between quality and price is maintained
  • To liaise with marketing teams to assist in driving sales
  • Regularly visit stores and liaise with the Visual Merchandising/Range planning teams and where necessary with the Retail field team and in store colleagues to continuously improve the shopping experience for customers
  • Ensure team activity is legal and compliant, and that any team members are trained to understand their obligations under competition law and ethical training
  • To achieve optimum product cost through effective negotiation with suppliers.
  • To comply with buying milestones in the critical path to ensure range launch timescales are met
  • To manage KPI’s through Pricing, Promotion & Ranging, within agreed Business Unit frameworks

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-moving dynamic retail environment
  • Confidence to influence and engage, building relationships with key stakeholders
  • Effective communicator, presenter, and team player
  • Relevant technical experience for given product range
  • Understanding of commercial issues, previous Buying experience required preferably within an Omni-channel clothing retail environment

Job Details:

Company: Sainsbury’s

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, England

Application Deadline: N/A

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