Buyers Clerk Fashion Buying: Menswear & Childrenswear
Our Knightsbridge store is home to a expertly curated collection of products. Every piece you see, touch or try has come to fruition through ourBuying & Merchandising
teams. This calls for organisation, innovation, market knowledge, excellent relationship building skills and most importantly an innate understanding of our customer and their customer journey.
If you are keen to launch your career inBuying, we are actively recruiting for a range ofBuyers Clerksacross our Fashion division. TheBuyers Clerkis an entry level position into the business - if you have a "passion for fashion" and strong admin skills, we'd love to hear from you.
We are currently recruiting within our:
- Menswear Contemporary Designer Team
- Menswear Superbrands & International
Already one of our most renowned departments, Buying is evolving as part of our major business-wide transformation. We keep Harrods at the forefront of luxury retail by identifying brands that match consumer tastes and supporting our journey to become the world's leading luxury retail emporium. Cross-functional collaboration supports everything we do.
About our Non-Fashion Roles
Our fashion division includes our Womenswear, Menswear and Childrenswear buying functions, across Designer, Contemporary and Superbrands categories. As a Buyers Clerk within your respective division, you will be responsible for managing critical paths, raising POs and providing general admin support to your team.
As part of one of the most exciting and fast-moving buying departments in the world, you will be responsible for:
- Creating all Purchase Orders for the department with the Senior Buyer's Clerk
- Ensuring all PO's are confirmed and on the system ahead of the new season
- Assisting the Buyer with completing the Buyer's Sheet
- Inputting data required for the order
- Requesting order confirmations from the brands
As a pivotal cog in the Buying team, you will be flexible and ready for change, able to adapt to changing priorities. Attention to detail is a must which will be evident through paperwork completed, organisation of department and sufficient stock levels.
The ideal candidate will have awareness of the luxury fashion sector as well as possessing:
- Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office: specifically Excel and Word
- A passion for pursuing a career in Buying
- Excellent communication and relationship building skills
- The ability to multitask and work to tight deadlines
- Strong admin experience
- SAP knowledge (preferred)
At Harrods we believe nothing is impossible. We drive ourselves and inspire others to always push for more. This passion to exceed is what sets us apart. We are proud to be a place where standing out means being yourself.
In return, you'll enjoy a package that includes, eligibility for a competitive bonus, 22 days' holiday, your birthday off, up to 33% Harrods discount (including our restaurants), and the opportunity to join our generous pension scheme. In addition to strong long-term career potential and development support.
At Harrods we believe the personality and authenticity of our people sets us apart. We celebrate and invite applications from all cultures, backgrounds, tastes, and experiences and are proud of our culture where people from all walks of life can grow and thrive. What makes you unique makes us exceptional.
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