Say goodbye to grey winter days ! Here is a wonderful opportunity with a growing contemporary furniture and furnishings retailer based in the Caribbean!
The Requirements:As a Senior Buyer Home Interiors you will be responsible for furniture/soft furnishings and will work closely with the Director to take responsibility for assortment planning, product development and selection.
Sales forecasts and management of the OTB budgets for your categories.
Merchandise assortment planning
Category performance reviews and sales analysis
Visiting suppliers and trade shows and keeping up to date with contemporary furniture and soft furnishing trends.
Competitor market research.
Oversee the follow through from purchase order to production and work closely with the logistics dept for timely delivery.
Work closely with the marketing team for new launches
Ensure with the Visual Merchandising team that the retail showrooms are well co-ordinated.
Ensure sales growth across your categories through having great product at the right price points .
Educated to Degree level you will need to have gained several years sourcing and buying experience with furniture and /or home furnishings.
Evidence of achieving sales growth and managing complex OTB for different categories is important .You may presently be working as a Buyer , Merchandiser or Product Manager and be comfortable managing categories .The position will require some travel to Asia and the USA and previous sourcing experience within Asia is required.The position will provide plenty of scope and will suit a person who enjoys responsibility .Good IT skills are requires
Living and working on Barbados you will be rewarded with an attractive tax free salary accommodation and a Company car along with a great work environment and plenty of sunshine!