PEP a division of Pepkor Trading (Pty) Ltd: Buyer








Company PEP a division of Pepkor Trading (Pty) Ltd
Reference # Feb_2021
Published 18/02/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Parow Industria, Western Cape, South Africa
Introduction
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

To source, compile & build a balanced range of softs products, negotiating the best price and securing the required depth to deliver a desirable offering to our Pep Home customers. These quality commodities selected must contribute to the profit margin and live within the total Pep Home offering.

Job Functions Buying,Clothing/Footwear/Home Buyer,Creative,Inventory,Retail
Industries Retail,Textiles / Clothing Industry
Specification
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:





Supplier management (sourcing, negotiating, and loading)
Range selection and building (product sourcing, price tiering & range development)
Collaborate closely with all Home departments to create balanced assortments
Budget & GP management
Product order management (Administration)
Good understanding of trends & consumer insights
Close collaboration with planning to support product intent in stores

Requirements
JOB INCUMBENT REQUIREMENTS:

Relevant Degree or Diploma (e.g. Clothing/ Purchasing Management)
Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as a fully-fledged Buyer
Computer Literacy (MS Office/ G-Suite – a very strong Excel skill will be an advantage)
Creative, eye for detail, analytical and problem solving

Job Closing Date 04/03/2021