This is an excellent opportunity with a successful contemporary home fashion retailer , one that is expanding its operation within the Middle East
The business are seeking a Junior Buyer to support the Buying Director.
Responsibilities for the Junior Buyer will include:
Developing new product and sourcing within the categories of furniture , children’s furniture and lighting
Working with technical staff
Negotiating prices and payment terms with suppliers
Building good ongoing relationships with the suppliers
Managing product information and maintaining accurate records
Carrying out market research
Sales analysis and range reviews
Travel to suppliers and relevant trade shows within different countries
Providing training documents for retail staff as appropriate
Educated to Degree level you will need to have a keen interest in interior design . Good communication and organisation skills plus a good level of numerical and analytical ability.
Your may currently be working as an Asst Buyer or Junior Buyer or you may be working within product design for furniture or home merchandise.
Good IT skills ( 3D CAD/ Adobe CS would be an advantage )
The business are offering excellent scope with an attractive tax free salary and rolling (permanent ) contract .
Based in Riyadh you will be working with local people and ex pats. Fluent English is required