Retail Buyer (Jewellery)

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Job Description

My client, a highly-respected family retailer in Cork City has an opportunity for a Buyer to join their team

This is initially a 12 month contract position

Key responsibilities of this role:

  • Build and maintain relationships with Sales Representatives
  • Ensure product codes are created on the system and product information is correctly updated and logged
  • Place orders with Sales Representatives and ensure all orders are processed accordingly
  • Manage the post-sale process to ensure delivery dates are met by the supplier
  • Liaise with Financial Controller to ensure payment terms for the invoices are upheld
  • Run various reports to monitor stock levels across 3 stores
  • Ensure products are allocated/redistributed across stores to maximise sales output
  • Manage special order requests
  • Occasionally attend meetings with suppliers in the UK relating to high value products

The successful candidate:

  • In dept knowledge of the Buying/Purchasing process, ideally within a retail environment
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills used for negotiation and trading activities
  • Strong IT abilities and competent with Excel
  • Assertive influencer with strong organisational and task management skills

To apply for this position, please send your CV to Grace.Lynch@cpl.ie

CplCorkSept20

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Grace Lynch

Principal Recruitment Consultant +353 21 462 6125 grace.lynch@cpl.ie