Assistant Buyer - Jewellery

  • Salary:
    Competitive + Benefits
  • Location:
    Carlton Park - Leicester
  • Business Area:
    Watches of Switzerland Group

Assistant Buyer - Jewellery (11582)

Assistant Buyer

Job Description


Here at Watches of Switzerland Group we are looking for an Assistant Buyer to join the Buying Team at our Head Office in Leicester.

Under the guidance of the Senior Buyer your responsibilities will include analysing weekly trade reports, presenting to the wider team, negotiations, range building, product development, and liaising with all necessary internal and external stakeholders.


About You

  • A proven background at an Assistant Buyer level
  • A flair for product, trend and innovation
  • Ability to co-ordinate a number of competing priorities
  • Ability to work within a budget whilst still being able to trade profit opportunities on a continual basis
  • Ability to manage and coach to deliver outstanding results as part of a team
  • Able to shape and plan a range for retail
  • Experience in preparing and delivering range and product proposals
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


About us

Did you know we're a FTSE-250 retail company employing nearly 3,000 people across the UK, Europe, and the United States. We're the UK's leading luxury watch specialist in the UK with a significant presence in the US and a complementary jewellery offering. At the last count we have over 190 showrooms across the UK, US and Europe, including 77 dedicated mono-brand boutiques in partnership with brands such as Rolex, OMEGA, TAG Heuer and Breitling plus seven-e-commerce websites!

Our success is based on strong, long-standing partnerships with the most prestigious luxury watch brands, supported by impactful marketing and powered by leading-edge technology to provide our clients with a modern, distinctive luxury experience. This is underpinned by our people, who are highly trained and motivated to deliver exceptional client experience whilst building inclusive teams.

Watches of Switzerland Group has moved our headquarters to a new, state-of-the-art office in Carlton Park, Leicester. The new 75,000 square foot office is located just outside of Leicester city centre and is home to over 500 employees. Surrounded by 32 acres of woodlands with facilities such as a mini market, team lounges, a multi-faith room and a parent room.

Our clients love us for our exceptional client experience, expertise, and approachability. Our clients are at the heart of everything that we do – we love to wow our clients and make every interaction with us special and memorable.



Some of our benefits

  • Holiday Purchase Scheme 
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • 24/7 Virtual GP service
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Enjoy your Birthday Off 
  • Free Wellbeing Tools
  • Generous Discount Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity Pay

At Watches of Switzerland Group, we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive environment that embraces employees' unique backgrounds and perspectives. Your application will be reviewed anonymously, focusing solely on your qualifications, skills and experience.

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Carlton Park - Leicester
Carlton Park , King Edward Ave, Leicester , Leicestershire, United Kingdom, LE19 0LF

Meet the recruiter

Rosalind Green




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