5 Jun '19
BUYER: HOMEWARE -- Bachelor’s degree (commerce degree)-Essential (EE/AA)- CAPE TOWN

Retail, Western Cape Cape Town


BUYER: HOMEWARE -- Bachelor’s degree (commerce degree)-Essential (EE/AA)- CAPE TOWN



  • 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 preferable)
  • 5 years of commercial/retail experience
  • Strong analytical ability, uses data to inform decisions
  • Experience in developing private label ranges
  • Proven track record of negotiation and stakeholder management



If you are a match for this position, please REPLY with your CV (updated & detailed) and your current CTC salary per month to   marie@mhgroup.co.za  


While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not hear back from us within 14 days please consider your application for this particular position unsuccessful.

Ad Visible Until: 30 June 2019
Ref: CT001432/MH

Vacancy Type: Permanent