Senior Buyer | Intersport Regional Office in Dubayy [Dubai], United Arab Emirates

at Al Futtaim

Sporting Goods
Sales/Business Development
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 - 7 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

INTERSPORT Gulf region offers a unique working environment in which a feeling of unity and personal development is promoted.

Therefore, we are looking for new employees who would like to make a valuable contribution, grow, dream and be creative with us in an environment that demands diversity and honours creativity. If you are a person with a vision, have an athlete's appetite to win and enjoy applying yourself to your job in a continuously changing and fascinating environment, then check the job profile and see if it is suitable for you. We are pleased to receive your application.


Reporting directly to the Buying Manager, on a day to day basis you will be responsible for the following:

  • Achieving the budgeted figures for assigned merchandise group

  • Building and managing successful range within merchandise group throughout the year

  • Sourcing new and innovative products in line with the range plan, the company's strategic objectives and current marketing activity

  • Securing the best possible combination of cost price and terms for purchasing of product

  • Seeking alternative sources of supply where current vendor performance is unsatisfactory

  • Setting all retail prices within assigned merchandise group to ensure compliance with the company marketing/pricing strategy and margin expectations

  • Liaising with marketing and operations for planning of promotional activity


Ideally we are looking for someone that comes from retail industry and you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Previous category buying experience
  • Knowledge, understanding and interest in Sports and fitness
  • Excellent MS Excel skills
  • Previous exposure to SAP or similar
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Planning and organising skills
  • Analytical and negotiation skills
  • Attention to details

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