Senior Category Manager - Apparel

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Jan 2021
Closes
03 Feb 2021
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Cateogy Manager - Apparel - North West of England (with some flexible working)

Based in the North West, our client is a highly successful company and one of the UK's fastest growing retailers.

The online business is growing rapidly across all categories and channels and as such, an opportunity for a Senior Category Manager - Apparel, has become available.

The role of Senior Category Manager - Apparel, for our client based in the North West will lead the Buying and Merchandising team acrross apparel, to develop and implement best practise, competitive ranges and accelerated perdformance.

Key responsibilities will include:

Identify and deliver a category stategy that supports business objectives and keeps the customer at the heart of everything
Lead,motivate and inspire the team to ensure they are meeting KPI's relating to availability, stock velocity, OTB, Sales and Conversion
Develop a sourcing strategy that reflects a true partnership approach
Take accountability for category P&L
Hands on involvement in managing pricing, availability, range, suppliers and sourcing
Maximise category performance through creating effective relationships cross functionally including Data Science, Marketing, Supply Chain to name a fewAbout you:

Currently operating at a Buying Manager or Senior Buying Manager level, with a genuine understanding of merchandising processes
You will have a minimum of five years experience of apparel buying within retail, online experience advantageous
A very strong leader who operates with pace, passion and emotional intelligence
Highly commercial and analytical in approachThis is a great opportunity for a high performing leader within fashion buying, to get a grip on a department that offers huge potential and genuine impact.

A competitive package is available

Apply today to find out more

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