Head of Buying Womenswear Outerwear
Leading fast fashion brand with a strong global presence who are rapidly expanding
Descrizione del posto
My client is offering a great opportunity in Barcelona for a womenswear outerwear head of buying.
The perfect candidate must be an expert and focused in the outerwear sector.Trend focused with a great eye for product and fabrics and will need an aptitude to develop new products.
The successful candidate:
•Responsible of the entire outerwear department
•Work with and manage/lead a team of 6-8 people of designers and buyers
•Drive the overall womenswear outerwear strategy and department to create an effective product development team.
•Work in a fast environment and able to develop and maintain strong working relationships with the internal team and suppliers
•Negotiate price, timing and terms with suppliers – Must have analytical skills
•Manage the budget
•Efficient in sourcing and trend; you will investigate and establish trends that will define the season (trend research, creating trend boards)
- Strong analytical skills, strategic, strong communication and negotiation skills
- Dynamic and autonomous womenswear outerwear buying manager with a passion for fashion who thrives in a fast-paced environment.
- Available to live and work in Barcelona (Spain)
- Good knowledge of Spanish and English required
- Flexibility to travel to meet suppliers
If you have the relevant experience and are interested in this role, please send an English CV