An exciting opportunity to join a one of the leading retail group in GCC. Our client is looking for a Head of Buying to undertake all aspects of Buying & Merchandising and to play a leadership role in taking their fashion business to the next level. The role will be based in Dubai with an excellent salary package will be offered to the successful candidate.
- Leading a large team of Buying Managers, Buyers and Merchandisers in order to strategize buying, sourcing and design strategies for their self-owned brand
- Work closely with internal & external support in order to drive the brand to its next quantum leap
- Responsible for budgets & analysis in order to devise a successful product mix
- Achieve/exceed sell through rate and stock turn as per agreed seasonal plan
- Regularly investigate new sourcing opportunities to improve margin levels, product/service quality and timeline.
- Minimum of 15 - 18 years of Buying experience for Men's, women's, kid's fashion (Experience in 2 out of the 3 categories would be preferred)
- Strong analytical skills & negotiation skills
- Ability to recognize market trends
- Excellent leadership skills
- Strong bonus scheme
- The salary is TAX FREE
- Additional benefits - Car allowance, relocation allowance, medical benefits for you and your family, Annual air ticket.
If you are a highly proactive, professionally presented person, and want to be part of an ever growing organization, this could well be your next long term role!
Need I say anymore?
Why hesitate? Send us your CV to see what opportunities await you!
We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.
Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.