Furniture buyer - Cape Town

  • Recruiter:Blackpen
  • Location:Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Salary:Salary Negotiable
  • Sector:Retail Jobs
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Date added:02 April 2012
  • AA/EE opportunity?:No
  • Benefits:Not included
  • Similar Jobs:Retail Jobs in Cape Town

Tasks


- Identify brand and product selection in cooperation with Chief Buyer
- Initiate and develop long-lasting relationships with suppliers
- Negotiate creative deals on quantities, product choice, prices etc.
- Control and analyze sales numbers and inventory management


Ideal Profile

- Enthusiastic about furniture, interior design, accessories and decoration.
- Experience in sourcing high-end living & décor products from national andinternational manufacturers and in managing the relationships with thosebrands. 
- Understanding of design and aesthetics
- Familiar with the needs and wishes of a female target group
- Great communicator and savvy negotiator
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Structured thinker, fast learner, efficient, meticulous and goal orientated.
- Friendly, creative and flexible approach

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