9 May '19
BUYER: Clothing & Footwear (EE/AA) - Bachelor’s degree (commerce degree)-Essential

FMCG, Retail & Wholesale, Western Cape CPT - CBD


BUYER: Clothing & Footwear (EE/AA) - Bachelor’s degree (commerce degree)-Essential

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop a comprehensive strategy/plan to drive growth across the department in sales, brands, suppliers and new product listings
  • Source and prioritize new brands and suppliers according to this growth plan and in line with market trends and consumer demand
  • Deliver against key financial and service level performance indicators within the department (sales, margin, listings availability, stock cover etc.)
  • Manage and develop supplier relationships, negotiate good prices, improve trading terms and manage suppliers according to strict SLAs
  • Develop a promotional programme, source great deals and manage site merchandising for the department
  • Support the operations team in delivering a world-class customer experience – monitor department returns, support the customer service team on product queries and resolving any customer complaints
  • Manage stock and availability (including replenishment orders, stock cover)



  • Bachelor’s degree (commerce degree)-Essential
  • 3 years commercial/retail experience
  • Strong analytical ability, uses data to inform decisions
  • Proven track record of negotiation and stakeholder management
  • Highly Experienced in Stock management with Excellent Planning ability & Project management Skills
  • Entrepreneurial/commercial mindset



Ad Visible Until: 30 May 2019
Ref: CT001412/MH

Vacancy Type: Permanent