Buyers Administration Assistant
£18,500 starting plus competitive benefits
Know what the new black is?
Are you ahead of the fashion game, do you know which designers are influencing the next big trends?
If so, you’ll love working in our fun and fast paced head office environment as a Buyers Administration Assistant. Our Buyers and their teams concentrate on anticipating and meeting the needs of their customers. They develop strong links with suppliers to ensure the appropriate, new and exciting ranges hit our stores.
A Buyers Administration Assistant provides crucial administrative support to the Buying team, taking an active role in the buying process by placing product orders and monitoring the critical path. They will also attend fit sessions, maintain the sample library and carry out competitive shops.
In order to be successful in the role you’ll need to combine creative flair and commercial awareness with great communication and organisational skills. A fashion related degree is essential and 5 GCSE’s (grade A-C) including Maths and English. If you don’t have a fashion related degree, a fashion short course or at least 6 months experience within a buying related position is required.
In return we can offer you a competitive salary, 22 days paid holiday, 25% discount on Group merchandise, exclusive external seasonal discount offers, participation in the company bonus scheme and an excellent pension scheme. You’ll also benefit from the support to develop a long term career with us.
Due to the exciting integration of Bhs into the Arcadia Group, please be aware that we have opportunities in Childrenswear, Home and Gifts.
If you feel you have the energy, experience and enthusiasm for this role, we would love to hear from you.