Senior Buyer, E-commerce, Retail

Senior Buyer, E-commerce, Retail

OutdoorGB

OutdoorGB is an outdoor & sports e-commerce retailer working with international brands to deliver performance apparel and equipment to UK consumers.

We are looking for a senior buyer to continue rapid growth. Ideal candidates will demonstrate enthusiasm and a commitment to achieve ambitious goals. They will have developed an existing global supplier network and be able to manage exceptional growth in an entrepreneurial and creative environment.

Candidates will rely heavily on data to set direction and spending strategy and have experience of managing a team. Part of the role may be based at home and there will be some travel.

What we offer:

  • Competitive base salary £40k – £60k
  • Performance related bonus
  • Prospect of a board position
Location: Northants
Contract: Fixed Term
Duration: Full Time
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000

Responsibilities

What you will do:

  • Plan and execute a marketing strategy to develop the existing business
  • Systematically analyse and interpret key business issues
  • Negotiate and partner effectively with brands
  • Enthuse and energise the team to develop the buying function

Skills/Experience

Who you are:

  • At least 5 years of retail merchandising experience
  • Knowledge of brands, products and actors
  • Experience of working in e-commerce
  • Proven negotiating skills
  • Strong analytical ability

How to apply

Please email a CV with a covering letter to giles@gbgp.com.