Buyer - Birmingham - Leading Optical Group

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  • Working Within One of the UK's Leading Groups of Opticians
  • Heading up the Buying Function For Frames and Associated Products
  • Paying up to £45,000

Zest Optical are working alongside a leader in the UK optical market to recruit a Buyer into their head office team as part of their continued growth.

The business have a long-standing reputation in the industry having built a network of 170+ stores across all areas of the country. 

This role presents and exciting opportunity to head up the buying function for eyewear and products offered in-store and online. 

Buyer - Role

  • Supporting both the retail and online businesses with the objective of offering a full choice of products and ultimately increase business performance
  • Develop and implement an effective buying strategy alongside the Director of Professional Services
  • Build relationships with local and international suppliers
  • Ensuring stock levels are maintained and align with in-store and online product ranges
  • Liaising between the in-house manufacturing site, marketing division and store teams to keep up-to-date with the latest customer insights, trends and data

Buyer - Requirements

  • An understanding of buying within the optical industry, whether that's in-store or as part of a head office function
  • Comfortable communicating with key stakeholders internally and externally
  • Strong knowledge of industry trends

Buyer - Package

  • Base salary up to £45,000
  • Benefits package including a variety of different incentives
  • Head office based

To avoid missing out on this opportunity, please send your CV across to Kieran Lindley using the ‘Apply’ link as soon as possible.