Buying Administration Assistant Jobs Vacancy at Supergroup Cheltenham
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Buying Administration Assistant Jobs Vacancy at Supergroup Cheltenham Jobs Details:
Category Management represents Superdry’s Buying function, and we’re growing fast! We currently have a number of brand new positions available across both our Menswear and Womenswear Buying teams, including great opportunities for Buying Administration Assistants. These roles will offer administrative support to the Category Management team and facilitate the purchasing of retail stock, with the responsibility of preparing for buy meetings, sample management and seeing through all orders from selection to arriving in store.
This is the perfect opportunity for someone with a Fashion/Retail related degree looking to build their career in the Fashion Buying industry. The role is fast-paced, dynamic and offers an incredible chance to join one the UK’s biggest recent success stories at a time of unrivalled global growth. This means we can offer real personal development and challenge in the role, as well as a clear career path for future progression.
Assist with preparation for own-brand buy meetings, ensuring information and product is prepared in an organised manner
Collate orders, ensuring correct dates, quantities and size breaks for the different styles are submitted accurately
Manage the documentation of products selected and changes discussed in buy meetings
Effectively manage sampling for your product categories
Organise and prepare product for various meetings
Update and maintain spreadsheets to track ordering and the shape of range
Liaise with multiple departments to ensure that any buying activity is fully communicated
Champion the marketing of your category to drive brand awareness and sales
Bring competitor reports and awareness to the team to support decision making
Work with Visual merchandising to build guidelines around intake
Degree educated, ideally in a fashion or retail related discipline
Ideally an individual with some work experience within a fashion buying / merchandising role
Someone with a good understanding of the critical path, from Design to Customer
Familiar with our customers’ buying trends and the brand heritage
Knowledgeable of Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel and Word
Able to cope with the pressures of working within a fast-paced environment with ever changing priorities
Comfortable working within a team to deliver results as well as on your own
Based within commuting distance of Cheltenham, or willing to relocate
What we offer
Competitive base salary
50% staff discount