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Buyer (Furniture)

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Cape Town, Waterfront
SalaryR350k - R250k
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree in Purchasing Management
Experience7 years Furniture buying experience

Job Description

Our client who is withing the Furniture business is looking for a Buyer to join their team in Epping

Minimum Requirements

- Degree in Purchasing Management

- 7 years Furniture buying experience

- Merchant Ability

- Computer Literate

- Analytical

- Negotiation, planning & organising

- Range building

- Strategic thinking

- Time management

- Assertiveness

- Self starter & motivator

Key Responsibility Areas:

- Buying performance – range aligned with strategy, overseas trend interpretation into market, products styled correctly at correct prices, authenticity of merchandise ensured, new product opportunities sought

- Profitability – input and maintains margins achieved

- Suppliers – see that healthy relationships with suppliers are built and maintained, optimum prices are negotiated

- Stores – regular store visits conducted, assimilate feedback into product direction, build effective relationships and maintain stores

- Business growth – trader mentality & entrepreneurial spirit demonstrated, brand & sub-brand identity maintained


Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 724 7757. You can also contact Tercia on 021 555 0432 .

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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