We have an exciting opportunity available for a well-known and fast growing Health and Beauty business based in the North West. They have an extensive, premium product range across bath, body, home fragrance, hand and nailcare as well as exceptional travel sets and gift packages.
Due to recent growth they are looking for a Junior Buyer, working alongside the NPD Manager and CEO. The main purpose of the role is to build and expand on the luxury brand renowned for its specialist expertise and quality products across UK and International sales, a huge market for this business is the Far East, specifically China experience within this market is required.
You will assist with creative direction, product innovation and ranging strategy across all selling channels globally. Grow existing supplier relationships and look to continually source a wider supplier base. Identify future product innovation and range extensions to move the category and brand forward. Assist in the new development of a product right through to the final production. This includes: product development, sample development, component sourcing, technical testing, artwork implication and purchase order processing. Trend aware and translate into relevant successful product.
This role is super hands on and autonomous, you will work directly with the CEO to set and implement the Buying strategy for the next 3-5 years. The team is super dynamic and ambitious so opportunities to progress into a Buyer will come within 12-18 months, with a view to become a Senior Buyer in the future.
If you have Buying experience within the Far East region click apply to find out more!Apply now