Location: Central London
Employer: Luxury Retailer
Salary: up to £120,000 based on experience
Reference: JYM - 96584/8
A luxury retailer has an exciting opportunity for a VP of buying & merchandise planning, to join its team in central London on a 10 month maternity contract.
This iconic luxury retailer are passionate about their product, creating beautiful fashion accessories from pumps and boots to bags and belts.
As VP of buying & merchandise planning you will lead the organisation across planning, buying and pricing globally, establishing best practices across the functions and providing oversight and support.
-Develop and adapt the core buying and merchandising strategy for retail, online and outlets.
-Partner with global merchandising and design to develop and build the collection.
-Design, develop and agree the framework for core buying, based on store capacity, flow planning and commonality targets.
-Deliver planned sales, profit, margin and stock targets and to maximise opportunities within the business.
-Oversee the global seasonal OTB and rolling inventory forecasts.
-Ensure regional buys deliver a consistent product message.
-Responsible for the management of carryover, markdown, and terminal stock.
-Drive the development and implementation of merchandising & buying systems and processes.
In addition to a competitive salary this role also offers a generous discount, bonus ,healthcare, as well as hybrid working and flexi hours.
If you are a driven candidate with a proven track record at a similar level in a luxury brand apply with your CV.