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Junior/Mid Buyer – R Neg – Woodstock (CT) – Immediate start – Open to all

Salary: 20000
Description: Our client, one of the top e-tailers in South Africa is looking for a well-groomed, young, energetic junior to mid-level Buyer to join their expanding team.
You will be responsible for managing a number of supplier relationships and sales
campaigns. Do you have a keen eye for detail? Are you able to multitask and work well under pressure?

● Collaborate with the Supply Team to strategically build balanced range
assortments for the customer.
● Sign, build and maintain partnerships with the world’s best brands aligned to the
customer strategy and ensuring best prices, great value offers and exclusive
● Work closely with suppliers to ensure stock is delivered to the warehouse on
time, packaged correctly and as cost effectively as possible.
● Monitor stock, sales, margin and assortment to ensure delivery of KPI’s.
● Trade your range in-season through consistent analysis and interpretation of data
to drive sell-through and reduce markdown.

● Commercially astute
● Self-motivated and self-starter
● Ability to learn quickly
● Deadlines driven
● Excellent analytical skills – Ability to use extensive system knowledge to prepare
informative reporting tools. Generate, analyze and recommend alternative
actions. Determine relevant information and draw sound conclusions
● Demonstrate smart risk taking and a strong entrepreneurial spirit
● Demonstrate financial acumen – understand what drives the bottom line.
Understand what actions can be taken to impact it
● Establish plans – Utilize business strategies to develop realistic plans and drive
to execution
● Innovate – Continually look for ways to experiment and drive new learning.
Translate insights into original concepts that benefit the business.

If you meet all the above requirements please email your updated CV to me in WORD format along with a copy of your ID, Matric Certificate, relevant qualification and a head and shoulder picture of yourself to
Category: Operations
General Requirements: ● Required: 1-3 years of experience working as a Buyer
● E-Commerce or retail experience preferred
● Experience in working with a fashion/branded environment preferred
● Completed degree preferred. In the absence of degree, additional and relevant
work experience must be demonstrated
Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially Excel
Consultant: Belinda McIntosh Share This Job: