Ladieswear Buyer – Branded Clothing
Salary - Competitive + Benefits
About Studio Retail Limited
We’re one of the largest online value retailers in the UK, providing a personal shopping service to over 1.9 million customers each year through our award-winning App. And studio.co.uk and ace.co.uk websites.
Our product range is huge, with over 60,000 different products covering clothing & footwear, electrical, household, textile, bedding, furniture, nursery products, gifts and greeting cards.
We employ over 1500 colleagues in a wide variety of roles, many of whom have seen their careers grow with us. Our colleagues say they work here because of our people and customers, and we offer everyone the opportunity to develop and progress.
Our customers are at the heart of everything that we do. We’re currently undertaking a digital transformation program that will deliver the best service to our customers and our colleagues, to make us the leading online value retailer in the UK.
About the Opportunity
Studio Retail is at the start of its transformation journey, the pace is fast, we’re constantly evolving and are committed to providing a great environment for our colleagues to work in. We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic and commercially aware Ladies Buyer, with specific experience in branded clothing, to join our successful Buying and Merchandising Team.
As Buyer, you will source and deliver a range of products that meet our customers’ expectations, achieving sales and margin targets and attending trade fairs in the UK and abroad. Working as part of a busy buying team, you will develop and deliver plans for the branded product ranges and manage the on-time delivery of the critical path.
Working closely with our team of merchandise planners to drive the commercial performance of the product ranges, you will maximise growth, opportunities and mitigate commercial risks. As we’re growing, you will have the opportunity to mentor junior buyers, assistant buyers and administrators to help them develop.
This is a great opportunity to use your relevant branded clothing product knowledge and expertise to deliver effective product management and help drive growth.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for an experienced Ladies Wear Buyer with specialist knowledge and experience of the branded clothing, who is passionate about the industry with a high-level knowledge of current and future trends. As a value retailer, we need people who are commercial and committed to delivering great results for our customers and the business.
At Studio, our focus is on both our customers and colleagues, we need people who can build strong relationships and work well as part of a team and with external stakeholders including our suppliers.
Why Studio Retail Limited?
We have a lot of experienced colleagues who’ll tell you they love working here because of the people and the opportunities to develop. It’s a fast-paced environment and our offices have a friendly and informal feel to them, no suits required to do a great job here!
We are based in Clayton-le-Moors, Accrington with great motorway links across the North West of England.
We offer a great benefits package including flexible working hours and free parking and would love to hear from you if you think we could be the right company for you.