Buyer

Country :
Ireland
Region :
Greater Dublin
Town :
DUBLIN
Category :
Purchasing
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Experience :
2 to 5 years

Company description

Bringing you amazing fashion at amazing prices, Primark is fashion for the people. With over 300 stores across UK, Europe, and now the USA, we are a leading value retailer - we employ over 60,000 people around the world and serve 1.4 million shoppers every day. We need talented people. Whether you're new to retail or experienced, if you want to be part of our big fashion-loving family, now is the time to apply.

Job description

Buyer
Dublin

Do you know the buying market inside out? As a buyer at Primark, you’ll be working with the brand that dresses the nation. And you’ll be the one telling us what the nation should be wearing. You’ll take ownership of our range, making sure we stay at the height of high-street fashion and become even more profitable. See your ranges come to life in stores across the globe.

In a competitive industry, we’re the growing business you can’t hold back. Right now, we’re expanding across Northern Europe, Iberia, France, Ireland, Italy, the UK and the US. So, not only will it be your job to influence which clothes we sell in different regions, there are also exciting opportunities to travel.

Profile

What we’re looking for

An experienced buyer who’s proud of their range, connected to their suppliers and in tune with our customers. We need you to have:
Market insights. You’ll single out the must-have fashion trends from around the world and make sure they’re available in the right regions.
Self-drive. Always be working towards our sales targets, margins, profit contribution, stock turn and SPV, every season, each financial year.
Commercial awareness. Keep an eye on our main competitors’ ranges – comparing price, quality and value – and carry out regular trading reviews with the Merchandising team.
All-round communication. Maintain strong supplier relationships that can adapt to changing fashion trends, while always negotiating the best prices and margins for the product.
Leadership qualities. Give guidance to assistant and trainee buyers as they support you in perfecting your range.


Why work with us?

As well as giving you a competitive salary, we’ll provide you with a progressive career path.Clear advancement is what we’re all about at Primark. We’re always open when talking about your development and we offer lots of training – whether it’s in-house or sending you on courses. We’re big believers in rewarding hard work, which is easier to achieve with our teams being so close and forever willing to help out. 

There’s a lively culture here, and it’s easy to get to know each other amidst a truly warm atmosphere. With flexible working hours, you can use your time effectively and plan around your schedule. Plus, we’re well equipped for a healthy lifestyle with our own café, canteen, and gym. 

So, if you have the right experience and want to take the next step apply now.