Assistant Buyer

Posted 2 October by Ponden Homes
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The Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group is one of the best-known niche retailers in the UK and following the recent acquisition of Jane Norman, now has almost 850 stores nationwide. The Group also incorporates our home ware company, Ponden Home.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Buyer to join our team at our Warrington Head Office.

Reporting to the Buyer, the successful applicant will be assisting with developing the range to maximise sales and profit in line with the company's strategy going forward. You will be used to meeting deadlines, have good analytical skills and will be able to communicate effectively at all levels. In addition, you will be used to working under pressure and your track record will be characterised by creative flair, strong commercial awareness and excellent negotiation skills.

Previous buying experience is essential and we are ideally looking for someone with a background in home ware.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience, other benefits include:

. Staff discounts within the Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group (Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Ponden Home, Jane Norman, Peacocks)

. Pension scheme

. 28 days paid holiday

For more information on the Group please visit our website at recruitment.ewm.co.uk where you can search and apply for positions and view our Applicant Privacy Notice.

Required skills

  • Buying
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Creative
  • Flair
  • Retailers

Reference: 39040198

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