Buying Administration Assistant - Accessorize

Ref: MON11973
Salary: Competitive
Department: Buying
Location: Notting Dale
Position type: Permanent
Hours / Duration: 37.5

At Accessorize we’re dedicated to offering accessories that enable all women to express themselves.  Since 1984 we’ve offered the accessories that make the outfit. 

We’re committed to giving back and supporting the community, particularly by working with charities that support women. We’re also constantly improving our sustainability efforts by making conscious choices with the materials we use and our production processes.  Our team design in-house at our Notting Hill studio and we source globally and ethically. 

Our first store opened in the iconic Covent Garden, a fashion-forward shopping destination both then and now. In the years since we've grown to include stores worldwide. 

We’re looking for a Buying Administration Assistant to join the team. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute and support the team to develop a balanced and commercial product range. 

What will you do as a BAA?

  • Critical path management 
  • Raising purchase orders 
  • Sample management  
  • Coordinating fit sessions 
  • To assist on packaging and labelling requirements 
  • To confirm buying samples against production 
  • To create sales reports 
  • Build and maintain relationships with suppliers 
  • Maintaining product grading sheets 
  • Arrange samples in preparation for E com shoots 
  • General department administration  
  • What you will need to succeed as a BAA?
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise own workload with proven administrative ability
  • Excellent problem solver and decision maker – always focusing on solutions 
  • Strong communications skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • A self-motivator who is enthusiastic and keen to progress and develop
  • Active team player who constantly contributes and supports other members
  • Excellent PC skills (Microsoft Word & Excel) with an emphasis on attention to detail and accuracy
  • Previous experience as BAA is preferable

What will we offer you in return?

  • Competitive salary
  • 23 days holiday with the option to purchase additional holiday through our salary sacrifice scheme
  • Bonus day off each year after 6 months service
  • A pension that you will automatically be enrolled in after 3 months
  • Life assurance (subject to participating in the pension scheme)
  • A flexible working approach
  • Early pay day Friday finish
  • A generous staff discount with up to 50% discount on our products
  • Interest free season ticket loans
  • Discounted gym membership at our on campus gym
  • Additional discounts such as Westfield discount, Taste card membership etc

If this all sounds great and you feel you are who we are looking for, let us know and apply today.

At Monsoon Accessorize we don’t focus only on what we do, we also care about how we do it. Our values and the way we behave are important to us.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce and an environment where we value and respect every individual's unique contribution, enabling all of our employees to thrive and achieve their full potential.

We want to attract the broadest range of talented people and are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief. We will also consider flexible working requests for all roles, unless operational requirements prevent otherwise.

We provide reasonable accommodations as needed to people with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at careers@monsoon.co.uk to request discuss any specific requirements.

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