As a Buyers Administration Assistant, your main role is to provide support to the buying team in all areas of administration including critical path and sample management. You will assist managing the flow of products across the department, as well as communicating directly with suppliers to ensure delivery times are met. You will be integral to the day to day running of the buying team through high levels of organisation and a great work ethic. 

Your team 

As a Buying team, we want to give our incredible customers what they want, when they want it. We elevate our brands, travel the world seeking inspiration and build relationships with suppliers from all over the globe, so we stay at the top of our game. We elevate our brands, and our unique test and repeat model is the secret to our success. We’re the team to turn to for collaboration and bringing a product to life.  

What you'll be doing 

  • Providing daily administration support to the Buying team in all department areas 
  • Supporting your Assistant Buyer with the management of the critical path; overseeing intake and ensuring everything is up to date 
  • Manging the current season samples, making sure they are managed through the studio and all production samples are approved 
  • Checking your own categories on site daily to ensure no spelling mistakes and that descriptions are accurate 
  • Attending and contributing in fits sessions, ensuring all samples are in the correct order and coded. 
  • Carries out weekly comp shop packs to highlight competitors pricing, shape or colour messages and suggests actions  
  • Understands department sales and best and worst and have a general understanding of company sales and priorities for the week ahead 

 Working with us 

To succeed here, you have to love working at pace. It’s relentless, but we love it. Change is a certainty – you need to adapt and be agile. We want you to challenge the status quo, innovate and be open to trying new things. We’re always pushing boundaries. We empower our people, giving them freedom and autonomy to learn and grow in their roles. We’re passionate, agile, creative and one team. 

More about you 

  • You've studied a fashion related qualification, and this is your passion 
  • Excellent administration skills and previous experience working with Microsoft office packages inc. Excel 
  • Able to prioritise multiple deadlines and manage time effectively 
  • Strong communication skills with a keen eye for detail and accuracy 
  • You're a relationship builder and find communication easy 
  • Excellent knowledge of trends and current influencers and find inspiration everywhere 
  • A team player - someone who enjoys going above and beyond to support others in the team 

 What happens next 

As part of the interview process, you will complete a video interview where you will be asked five questions based on your experiences and understanding of the Buying Administration Assistant role. 

Once you pass this part of the application process, you will be invited into our office to meet members of your future team. This will give you the chance to see the office environment and have a one-to-one interview with the Buyers in person. 

Why join us

We’ve set our sights on dominating the global e-commerce fashion market, and because we’re 13 brands (and counting), there are plenty of opportunities to grow your career. Our mission is to create a workplace where everyone is respected, their individual differences are valued, and they can be themselves at work without exception.

· You’ll get the opportunity to take part in our various share schemes

· Core hours enable you to flex your working times around your needs on an ad hoc basis

· Benefits for your health and wellbeing

· There’s up to 40% discount off our all of our brands

· Our social calendar? Next level

· With HQs in Manchester and London and offices across the globe, we offer a buzzing atmosphere and the boohoo family culture wherever you work

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