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Senior Buyer- Event Dresses

Job title: Senior Buyer- Event Dresses
Contract type: Full-time
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Discipline: Fashion
Remote: No
Reference: 402168
Contact name: Melissa Llanes
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Our client, a popular women's fashion brand, is looking for a Buyer to join their team!

Responsibilities:

  • Curate assortment that aligns to consumer profiles
  • Build and maintain strong relationships to manage P&L and achieve KPI targets and budgets
  • Ensure product line accurately represents the target customer
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with vendors
  • Scout new sample vendors to recommend products to be sold on the site
  • Lead and develop a team of associate buyers
  • Negotiate quality, quantity, and delivery with vendors
  • Communicate stock level and merchandise needs with other departments
  • Communicate with marketing to develop story and campaign content
  • Track merchandise markdowns
  • Track and analyze best and worst selling styles, colors, and materials
  • Travel to trade shows as needed

Qualifications:

  • 6-8 years of retail buying experience
  • Experience in buying women’s apparel
  • Extensive experience buying denim and non-denim bottoms
  • Strong understanding of denim fabrics, wash techniques, and overall garment construction
  • Proven track record of delivering KPI targets and market-share growth
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • 1-2 years managing associate buyer or equivalent level a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent relevant experience

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