Buying & Replenishment Manager - Brighton Head Office
Buying & Replenishment Manager
Head Office – outskirts of Brighton
Established over 60 years ago, we are a family business with 60 stores throughout the UK and Ireland; along with a very successful website this makes us the largest independent wholesale supplier to the professional hair & beauty industry in the UK. Supplying cutting edge brands such as L’Oréal, Wella, Goldwell, Schwarzkopf, TIGI OPI, Sienna X, Wahl, Babyliss and many more, makes us a one stop shop for the industry.
A experienced, proactive and forward-thinking Buying & Replenishment manager to join our head office team just outside Brighton. Reporting to the Sales & Marketing Director, you will effectively manage a team of 6 people to deliver the supply needs for our store and website operation.
- provide leadership & development of the buying team
- improve stock integrity through improved data and reporting
- work alongside the marketing dept to improve accuracy of stock allocations and follow up management to support promotional campaigns
- rationalise slow selling stock lines
- develop structured meetings with our suppliers ensuring all agreed actions are followed up
- maximise profitability through negotiation
- provide excellent communications with all key stake holders.
Your skills & experience
- at least 3 years managing a team
- at least 5 years procurement experience working with systems, ideally Navision & Phocas
- strong analytical & organisational skills
- 3 years of negotiation with suppliers; ability to demonstrate strong commercial acumen
- excellent communication skills
- ability to effectively manage time
- ability to demonstrate a solution driven attitude
Ideally you will also have an understanding and experience of the professional hair & beauty market
If you are looking for the opportunity to change or further your career by joining a highly successful Company, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org A full driving license is essential.
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