Careers

Junior Buyer

Maxwell Road

Job Details

Location

Borehamwood - Store Support Centre

Contract Type

Temporary

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

Competitive salary plus bonuses, benefits & staff discount

Closing Date

21/09/2019 11:00

Are you looking to progress your career within Buying? If so, look no further

Junior Buyer - Buying - Ernest Jones & H.Samuel - Borehamwood - Maternity Cover 

We are currently welcoming applications for a commercially savvy Junior Buyer to join our H.Samuel & Ernest Jones Team.  This role is located within our Store Support Centre in Borehamwood, and at the heart of our Commercial departments. 

As a Junior Buyer at Signet you will be directly accountable for and take full ownership of a defined product area (division). Working with key teams including Merchandising and Marketing you will ensure brand and financial goals for the division are delivered whilst practising complete ownership of the Buying strategy!

Our Junior Buyers work in conjunction of the Buyer to source, develop and select product in line with strategy using the most reliable and cost effective sources, whilst ensuring compliance with quality control and legislation at all times.  Our Junior Buyers play an integral part in building and maintaining professional working relationships with suppliers and the wider Retail teams, ensuring that all product and related queries are dealt within in a timely manner. 

Applicants will have proven strong buying and negotiation skills and a highly developed appreciation of design and trends. It’s essential that you have demonstrable experience in all key aspects of the buying process, and likely to already be an Assistant Buyer. This experience will be ideally gained within the Jewellery industry, but experience within a Retail environment would be a great fit too. 

You will also be responsible for a minimum of one direct report at this level.

If this sounds like the role for you please apply now via the link provided.

We offer a fantastic job and more…

We are passionate about our profession, and together we can help you realise your full potential. Come and be part of Signet Jewelers and enjoy the following fantastic benefits: 
*Competitive Salary
*185 Hours Annual Leave (excluding Bank Holidays)
*Generous Staff Discount across all brands
*Life Assurance
*Pension Scheme
*Real Rewards Corporate Discount
*Share-save Scheme
*Childcare Vouchers
*Recommend a Friend Scheme
*Cycle to Work
*Shine with Signet – Recognition Platform

 

Be part of something special!

Signet is the name behind H.Samuel and Ernest Jones – so altogether, we have 450 UK stores selling some of the most fashionable and exclusive watch and jewelery brands on the High Street. But that’s not all. We also have stores in the US, Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands. In fact, we’re the largest speciality retail jeweler in the world, by sales. Just imagine where your retail career could take you.

Signet Jewelers (H.Samuel & Ernest Jones) is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and are proud to have achieved Disability Confident Committed status (Level 1).  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.