Product Developer & Buyer

  • Job Reference: 1125
  • Date Posted: 25 October 2017
  • Recruiter: Supply Chain People Ltd
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands, England
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
  • Sector: FMCG
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Product Developer & Buyer

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Buyer & Product Developer.  You will be integral in managing and delivering new product launches for a leading homeware supplier in a high SKU fast paced environment.  

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for developing product within your own categories
  • Range building, new product development and managing your product area
  • Liaising directly with our factories to develop your product ranges from concept through to delivery at the right price point and quality standard
  • Briefing designers on new concepts and ranges based on current and future trends you have spotted
  • Category management of existing ranges

The Person

  • You will be flexible and willing to travel around the UK, Europe and the Far East on occasions
  • Already working as a Product Developer or Buyer
  • Margin focused, with a strong understanding of the numbers
  • Experienced in sourcing from the Far East
  • A keen eye for product and trends
  • Self Motivated
  • Excellent IT skills

The Offer

Basic Salary of £40,000-50,000 plus package.

Successful applications will be contacted within 7 days.  If you don’t hear from one of our Consultants, please be assured that we will contact you if you are suitable for any of our other vacancies.  Hopefully we will speak with you soon.

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