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Assistant Buyer - Watches (Internatonal)

Assistant Buyer

Do you have previous experience working as an Assistant Buyer?

Are you able to manage and coach to deliver outstanding results as part of a team? 

Do you have a flair for product, trend and innovation?

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, creative and driven Assistant Buyer to join our Buying Team based in our London Office. 

Under the guidance of the Buyer key responsibilities for the Assistant Buyer will include analysing weekly trade reports, presenting to the wider team, negotiations, range building, product development, mentoring the Buying Administrator and liaising with all necessary internal and external stakeholders.

About you

  • A proven background at an Assistant Buyer level
  • Experience in own brand product range development
  • A flair for product, trend, and innovation
  • Ability to co-ordinate several 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

We put our customers first and we love what we do

The Watches of Switzerland Group is the largest prestige luxury jewellers and timepieces specialist in the UK with over 140 collective stores. The retail portfolio comprises of brands including Watches of Switzerland, Mappin & Webb and Goldsmiths. We have mono-brand boutiques in partnership with TAG Heuer, Omega Breitling and Tudor and you will find us at Heathrow airport with representation in Terminals 2, 3, 4 and 5 as well as Gatwick North Terminal.

The business began its exciting global expansion in 2017 with the acquisition of Mayors Jewellers – who have Stores across Florida and Georgia and a history dating back to 1910. Following on from this we have opened a Watches of Switzerland Store, Rolex, Breitling and Omega boutiques at the Wynn Resort in Las Vegas as well as a Watches of Switzerland Store in Soho, New York, the ground-breaking Hudson Yards Development in Manhatten and Boston.


Here at The Watches of Switzerland Group our benefits include profit related bonus and staff discount. We have internal training and development programmes to nurture you through your career and make the most of your talent. Opportunities are endless!

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London - North Row
36 North Row, Parliament House, London, England, W1K 6DL
  • Salary:
    Competitive + Benefits
  • Location:
    London - North Row
  • Brand for Website:
    Watches of Switzerland Group
  • Contract type:
    Permanent - Full Time
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