The role of the Assistant Buyer is all about amazing product for ASOS and building trend forward commercial ranges. You will be the pivotal member of the Buying team working closely with your Merchandising team and Brands to develop and buy the range for our trend forward ‘twenty-something’ customer.
What you’ll be doing…
Help to build a commercial and trend forward relevant range with constant newness, always looking out for market opportunities, including researching up and coming beauty brands
Building excellent relationships with your brands to shape the ranges - this is key especially when negotiating cost prices and delivery dates
The Buying teams are incredibly reactive so you will work with your buyer to trade within the season to potientialise sales and profits
Provide support and develop the Buyers Administrators in your team.
Work closely with the Merchandising teams to build the range, analyse figures and react to sales
We’d love to meet someone who…
Has previous experience working as a Beauty Assistant Buyer - this is key
Lives and breathes upcoming trends and is passionate about face and body products
Has excellent communication skills, especially when it comes to the brands you'll work with
Understands who the ASOS customer is and be able to find the latest trends relevant for them
Is super organised, able to use initiative and to work in a high pressured environment
Has a sense of humour!
What's in it for you?
Competitive salary, bonus and pension matching
Life insurance, free private medical care, cycle to work scheme + more
A bespoke flexible benefits scheme catered to you
Best in class Learning & Development schemes and career development programmes
25 days holiday + never work on your birthday again!
Free modern onsite gym, plus personal training and wellness rooms
A dynamic social environment, from company-wide sports days, charity days, ‘Give A Week Away’ opportunities to visit our charity partners in India & company-wide celebrations to name just a few
Huge staff discounts and sample sales