Job no: 514843
Work type: Full time
Location: QLD, Brisbane metro area
Passion for product, curious mindset, resourceful and detail orientated. That’s about you. Since 1979, we’ve been sharing in brilliant moments with our customers and earned the reputation for quality jewellery along the way. We are open, trustworthy and share our knowledge. This is about us. Create your brilliance. This is what we can do together!
With a focus on the future, Michael Hill is looking for an energetic and career focused Junior Buyer to join our global Buying team, here in Brisbane. This is a sparkling opportunity to work within the Diamond Fashion and Colour stones team.
This exciting opportunity will work closely and report into the Senior Buyer to support buying functions. The successful candidate will contribute to the overall achievement of financial objectives, liaise and build strong relationships with suppliers and ensure on time deliveries of samples and product.
In this hands-on role, your Primary responsibilities will be to:
- Prepare analysis reports and recommendations for the Senior Buyer
- Responsible for developing and sourcing new product ranges to deliver range strategy to set budgets under guidance of the Senior Buyer
- Maintain a strong communication link between Merchandising and cross functional departments
- Support promotional activity in line with marketing briefs and on time in accordance with the merchandising Promotional Planning Calendar
- Identify trends in the market and highlight opportunity for new products
As the successful applicant, you will have:
- Strong analytical skills
- A solid understanding of the retail industry and market needs
- Have a strong work ethic, good time management skills and adaptable to change
- Degree qualified or equivalent professional experience 3-5 years
- Your superior communication skills, strong customer service focus and ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment will ensure your success
In return we offer, exposure to working with an international brand, a fun and dynamic work environment, and fantastic employee purchase privileges.
At Michael Hill we value the pursuit of success. Commitment to our people, accountability for our actions, and pride in our brand ensures that the Michael Hill story is one of progress and innovation.