Senior Buyer- Menswear - Lutterworth
About the Role
A Buying Expert position with George will provide you with the opportunity to develop and source a department strategy that delivers stylish design at great value prices, and delivers sustainable, everyday products for everyone.
As the Buying Expert for our menswear category, you will focus on creating an accessible, trend led wardrobe that our customers will connect with.
Alongside other Buying Experts you will develop a strategic supply base that supports our vision and drives forward our business strategy to ensure quality, style and value is consistently delivered across our range.
In order to elevate George positioning within the market you will maintain an in depth knowledge of our competitors and customers, driving market share gains and influencing decision making. You will be passionate about driving forward product development and ensure we always deliver the best value for our customers.
You will ideally have previous experience buying across a menswear category and will have a passion for product, a strong product development background and a hunger for innovation. A trading mentality and entrepreneurial spirit is key, as is the ability to calculate a take risk. Strong commercial acumen, excellent presentation skills and the ability to work under pressure will help you to succeed in the role, as will the confidence to engage with and influence key stakeholder across the business.
The days of full time, fixed hours, stuck in the office in business dress are long gone! We strive to provide our colleagues the flexibility they need to juggle their job with life outside work. An inclusive, diverse culture is important to us and where it's possible we will consider part time or job share applications.
A competitive salary comes with an excellent benefits package including colleague discount, company share save scheme, a competitive pension, company bonus and many additional rewards! Once you're here the development opportunities are as endless as your commitment to your self-development and we will support you every step of the way to help further your career.