Assistant Buyer (Wigan, Greater Manchester)

February 8, 2024

Job Description

Job title: Assistant Buyer (Wigan, Greater Manchester)

Company: Zachary Daniels

Job description: Description



  • Hybrid Working
  • Discounts
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Pension

An international business who are doing some exciting things across their many different areas. Popular and loyal, this is a brand who strive to offer their customers the best value behind their product offering.

As an Assistant Buyer you will play a pivotal part in creating innovative, on trend product which your customer simply can’t be without. Experienced with staying ahead of the competition with delivering relevant, profitable clothing ranges.


  • Monitoring daily sales and weekly trade, working into all actions that need to be taken for your categories
  • Present Monday trade notes & key actions to the wider team, including your head of and director
  • Working closely, daily, to your Merchandising team. Looking into and making actions happen around; rebuys, phasing, cancellation and newness via OTB
  • Confidently liaise with the supply base in a clear, concise and polite manner. Always looking to build and grow these relationships is key.
  • Gather all initial costs behind any style you want to build into your range
  • Ability to fairly negotiate all costs
  • Understand pricing architectures
  • Support the Buyer and Designer with sample briefs
  • Supporting the BAA with their daily admin tasks
  • Actively research the market for latest trends, influencers and social media movements in fashion
  • Monitor the market for any new promotions, collaborations or launches
  • Manage the critical path ensuring that any delays are always communicated to the wider team
  • Propose and action solutions to any critical path concerns i.e delays, shortages and cancellations
  • Manage samples and accurate approval processes
  • Attend all fit sessions
  • Assist with production samples for imagery shots with the studio
  • Support the Buyer with any supplier, lessons learnt or range build meetings where required


** NOTE – All emails from will be sent from the following domain @ & we will never contact you via WhatsApp without calling you prior nor would we ever ask for any financial information **

Expected salary: £30000 per year

Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester

Job date: Thu, 18 Jan 2024 02:29:51 GMT

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