Senior Buyer, E-commerce, Retail

Daventry, Northamptonshire

OutdoorGB is an outdoor & sports ecommerce 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 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 

Who you are:- 

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

What we offer:- 

  • Competitive base salary £35k - £55k
  • Performance related bonus
  • Prospect of board position 

Who to contact:- 

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

Posted:
25 Feb 2019
Closing date:
31 Mar 2019
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