Full Time Temporary, Retail Buyer

Employer Information

Clear Pharmacy

E: jan@clearpharmacy.com

T: 02890 247 333

W: https://www.clearpharmacy.com/

Full Time Temporary Retail Buyer – Maternity Cover

We have an excellent opportunity for a Retail Buyer to join our busy Purchasing Team at our Support Office in Belfast. As an integral part of the Buying Team the Retail Buyer will be responsible for maximising retail sales and profitability throughout our Clear Pharmacy branches. This is a temporary position for approximately 9-12 months to cover a period of Maternity Leave.

Job Purpose
To grow retail sales and profit in line with company targets
Source and review product ranges
Work within the remit of current pharmacy legislation
Plan and market promotional events instore and on social media
Keep up to date with latest beauty and cosmetic trends
(Please see Job Description for key responsibilities and accountabilities)

Essential Criteria
Highly motivated individual
Excellent negotiation and sourcing skills
Good literacy, numeracy and analytical skills
Strong communication skills
A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and ability to produce reports
Understanding of market trends and strong commercial awareness
Strong marketing skills to include visual merchandising
Excellent time management i.e. the ability to work to deadlines and determine priorities
3 A-levels or equivalent
Current, clean driving licence and access to vehicle

Desirable Criteria
Minimum 2 years buying or retailing experience preferably within a premium cosmetics/ fine fragrance environment.
3rd Level Education
Previous experience of supervising and managing people
Experience of coaching and training staff
Strong working knowledge of EPOS

Full driving license required and access to a vehicle
Based at Clear Pharmacy Support Office, Belfast
Hours of work are 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Temporary Maternity cover approximately 9-12 months duration

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