Looking for a Buyer!
This is a TEMP position (4-6 months)
We are an American luxury brand known for beautiful, timeless pieces and rich
storytelling that evokes optimism and joy. We are a fashion designer who draws
inspiration from her parents’ effortless style, the worlds of travel, art and
interiors, and women globally. The collections include ready-to-wear, handbags,
footwear, accessories, jewelry, home and beauty. Empowering women is the
company’s guiding principle, underpinning the design philosophy and company
culture, and driving the work of our Foundation.
You are seeking a work environment where people are encouraged to dream,
explore, discover and, as important, laugh together. If you’re prepared to work
hard, create impact, and have fun while doing it, we would love to have you
join. Apply today!
This Role is Tailor-Made for You Because:
You have an entrepreneurial mindset with an interest in fashion, culture and current
trends. You’re resourceful and have the ability to prioritize and anticipate business
needs and requests. You have a sharp eye for detail, strong organizational, written,
and communication skills, and the ability to work well with partners.
A Day In The Life:
As the Temporary Buyer for Handbags and SLGs, you will support and execute
on the buying process for the direct to consumer business in North America.
The typical day is… atypical. You will be participating in the building of product
assortments during market and assisting the team in identifying future product
opportunities, trends, and class-level offerings to drive sales. You and your
team will work on providing end-of-season hindsight and identify opportunities –
product, shape, class, and color analysis; work cross-functionally with Marketing,
PR, Digital Creative, Visual, and Operations, to ensure they have the tools to
understand and support the seasonal buying strategy. You’ll partner with
Planning on the determination of style level plans, receipt plans, margin/IMU
targets, and product flow. The consistent thread is that you’ll be working with
an amazing team who share your passion for excellence.
To Land This Role:
• BA or BS, preferred
• 4-6 years of retail buying experience in a luxury or service driven
• Ability to build partnership with direct managers and cross functional
• Strong leadership and communication skills; ability to motivate and inspire
• Analyze the business to gain an understanding of prior performance and
develop future goals
• Maintain complex spreadsheets and create and update visual aids for
seasonal market presentations
• Ability to pivot with business changes