My client is offering an amazing opportunity to join its successful Buying team. This is an amazing opportunity to join one of the most successful European retailers.
This womens fashion brand, is one of the bold players of today’s international market.
The buying department breaths an exceptionally international atmosphere and is one of the most important departments.
- Set visions and identify what the customer wants and have comprehensive understanding of main markets and customer
- Monitor and react to how the customer is affected by trends and by their surroundings
- Meeting existing and potential suppliers for pricing negotiation, lead time optimization, new fabric and trim sourcing and to perform competitive intelligence.
- Benchmark on competitors and trends.
- Responsible for the departments’ customer focus and SELECTIVE lines
- Responsible for monthly collection planning, forecasts, margin and rigorous sales analysis to achieve maximal commercial of range, ensuring balance across shapes, product mix and price points.
- Ultimate ownership for product strategy such as fabric and color selection, and allocation of origin of production. Also together with design team for key trends, gap/opportunities, overseeing and following up all product development.
- Together with Quality Department for quality control and sustainability program implementation. Also, working closely with Planning, Markets, VM and Distribution team to propose price/ promotion/ allocation actions in order to potentialise sales with health stock and sell-through.
- Exchange with the merchandise planner, set up a precise assortment plan and stick to targets Cluster / Options / Budget / Fashion type
- Evaluate the sales reports
- Responsible of setting and planning, sourcing, shopping and store day trips
- Responsible for the best assortment: Best product, Best price, Right time, Right quantity
- Team Worker
- Fashion passion and flair
- Passion for the young and fast-fashion
- Excellent negotiation and communication skills
- Multitasking ability
- Intuitive With initiative
- Flexible and adaptive (international mindset)
This is an amazing opportunity for someone to work in another country within a very reputable retailer.
We regret that due to volume only successful candidates will be contacted