Assistant Buyer – Childrenswear – Boyswear, Girlswear, Baby
Based at George House in Lutterworth
About the role:
Offering amazing product at the right prices for our customers, means building fantastic ranges at the right price first. Here at George our Buyers put the customer first; we listen, we’re in tune with their needs and we work hard together to offer the style and quality our customers seek.
Whether it’s baby, boys or girls you’ll find yourself immersed in an exciting, innovative and challenging childrenswear category delivering the latest age appropriate, fashion looks; and as an Assistant Buyer you’ll be supporting your Buyer in sourcing & developing it all!!
This role will see you take ownership for building and buying your own range or category too. It’s the perfect opportunity for an experienced Buying Assistant/Assistant Buyer who’s already gained experience within a Kidswear/Childrenswear retail buying environment, who’s looking for a new challenge and that next step.
The ins and outs:
Being ‘Famous for Kidswear’ is what we’re about. This Assistant Buyer opportunity comes with specific range responsibility and the chance to support your Buyer across the wider department; delivering alongside our product design and merchandising teams. From concept to shop floor you’ll work together to make sure our products jump off the shelf, building customer loyalty to reinforce our Kidswear credentials in the marketplace.
Full Time / Part Time
Hours Per Week
(7.5 hrs = 1 day)
You can build a career at George. George is a global brand with ranges sold in seven different countries, in over 3000 stores including stores in the UK, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Japan and the US.
About the Business Unit
Our Home Office is located at George House in Lutterworth, 30 minutes from Leicester City, in the East Midlands. Purpose built and open-plan, it includes concept areas for product development, a large 'mock' shop area for whole range planning, a fantastic colleague cafe and even a tuck shop! It's a superb environment that helps to foster the creativity and innovation we need to develop fantastic products, support all our stores and depots and deliver to the most important people of all - our customers. It's a fast-paced, fun place that's filled with colleagues united by one common goal - to deliver great products at unbeatable quality and value to the millions of customers who shop at George every week.