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Hey Grads! Want to be on our radar?...

The Mr Price Group have a variety of permanent career opportunities for you to join our business.

Have time now? Why not apply and be first in line for our Trainee Buyer roles as soon as they become available...

The Trainee Merchandise Buyer career opportunities are aimed at producing fully trained and equipped Retail Merchandiser Buyers for our business. 

The objective of your role will be to support the Buyer in sourcing the best merchandise at the best price, within the company’s strategy. You like keeping up to date with the latest fashion/apparel market trends and have a keen eye for detail.

Assist the Merchandise Buyer to put together a range of merchandise designed to appeal to your target market Be part of a retail merchandise team where you will receive daily development and guidance to help you on your journey towards becoming a Merchandise Buyer.

The Trainee Merchandise Buyer will be responsible for providing support to the buyer to put together a product strategy for the season; placing orders with suppliers, liaise extensively with suppliers throughout the season to ensure samples are received timeously, effectively manage all of the samples received, prepare samples weekly for the marketing dept. And assist the Merchandise Buyer daily with their objectives.

The minimum requirements for this Career opportunity are:

  • A relevant qualification majoring in Fashion / Clothing / Textile Design / Interior Design / Business Management / Marketing Management 2 years prior experience relating to fashion / apparel / interior design will be advantageous 
  • A Passion for FASHION and RETAIL!

Getting on our radar means we can fast track your application. So, as soon as this opportunity arises within the business we can get back in touch and prioritize you!

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Who we are

Mr Price Group is a high growth, omnichannel, fashion-value retailer with 6 trading divisions, namely: mrp; mrphome; mrpsport; MILADYS; sheet street and mrpmoney.

We’re movers and shakers.

We pride ourselves on our fast-moving, fast-working and collaborative culture. Our extensive market-leading retail knowledge means that our environment fosters creativity, curiosity, and a need for exploration.

We employ over 16000 incredible people, and retail in over 1000 South African based stores, almost 100 international stores, and through our online channels offering our full product assortments.

Mr Price Group is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity.

Closing in 15 days
Closing in 15 days
  • Job type:Graduate jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Business and Commerce, Marketing and Sales,

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  • Workrights:

    South African Citizen, South African

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  • Locations:

    Durban

  • Closing Date:30th Nov 2018, 9:59 pm

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