Associate Buyer

DXL Group
Canton, MA, USA
Posted 6 days ago
Full timeRetail Apparel and Fashion

We’re all about the perfect fit. That’s why we invest so much in our people. We offer training and development opportunities, along with a promote-from-within, anyone-can-lead philosophy. We’re an energized team working together to deliver a one-of-kind experience allowing Big + Tall guys to finally wear what they want.

Every associate has a voice and an opportunity to make an impact – at DXL we care about our guys, our communities and each other. If this sounds like a culture you would like to be part of, then DXL is Fit for You!

As an Associate Buyer on our Merchandising Team, you will be accountable for executing the steps required to translate the merchandise direction into product sourcing, development, delivery and inventory management that meet financial targets.

Using your keen sense of fashion direction and merchandising knowledge you will support DXL’s mission by:

  • Strategizing, analyzing, and resolving inventory issues and problems related to vendor performance
  • Initiating and reviewing marketing research, industry trends and customer expectations to support the preparation of seasonal marketing briefs
  • Assisting with Merchandise Style-Out Presentations, and assisting in communication with Marketing to coordinate promotions and related material
  • Providing analysis of sales, sell through, turns, and gross margin on a weekly, monthly, quarterly, and seasonal basis
  • Assisting with training and development of the Assistant Buyer

We’re looking for someone:

  • With a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • With 3+ years’ experience in a specialty retail environment
  • With strong knowledge of merchandise/retail accounting
  • With MS Office experience, including Word and Excel
  • With strong knowledge of merchandising procedures and retail accounting
  • With previous experience in assistant merchandising and allocation roles

Here’s what we offer:

  • All Your Basic Benefits (health, dental, 401k, PTO, etc.)
  • Hybrid Work Environment (1-2 days in the office per week)
  • Compressed/Flexible Work Schedule
  • Bring Your Dog to Work Days
  • And more!

DXL is committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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