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South Africa Trainee Buyer

  • Location
    (SOUTH AFRICA) and Cape Town
  • Job Reference
  • Functional Area/Experience
    Other / Fresh Graduate

Job Description & Qualifications

TFG is on the hunt for a Trainee Buyer to join our crew #squadgoals   

The TFG Grad Programme is designed to help you make a smooth transition into the world of work #dreamjob  

Are you a social butterfly, networker, mover & shaker? If yes, then this is the Graduate Trainee Program for you!  

You will engage with various individuals and teams in the business who will share their experience, knowledge, passion, and purpose, to help you successfully complete the structured training programme   

As the Trainee Buyer, your key responsibilities will be: 

  • Source and procure a range of product (brand specific). 
  • Procure product - range build appropriate ranges  
  • Analyse customer activity. 

To apply you need to have:  

  • A minimum 3-year relevant degree or diploma in Fashion/Design or related studies 
  • Classified as youth in South Africa 

Applications with no academic results will not be considered. 

This is a 12month contract. 

Preference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act. 

Job Skills/Competencies Required

  • A keen interest in RETAIL 
  • Ability to spot trends and execute accordingly 
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills 
  • Exceptional communication skills 
  • Up to date with global fashion trends 
  • Understands design integration into buying 
  • Negotiation skills 
  • Confident 

Competencies we are looking for:  

  • Presenting and Communicating 
  • Persuading and Influencing 
  • Working with people 
  • Adapting and responding to change 
  • Driving and Persevering 
  • Entrepreneurial and Commercial Thinking 
  • Following Instructions and Procedures 
Apply now