Senior Retail Buyer

Paese :
Italia
Regione :
Toscana
Città :
FIRENZE
Categoria :
Acquisti
Tipo di contratto :
Contratto a durata Indeterminata
Tipo di lavoro :
A tempo pieno
Stipendio :
To be discussed
Esperienze :
Esperienza tra 5 e 10 anni
Data di inizio :
ASAP
Cod. di riferimento :
228SRB
Lingua :
Inglese(Buono)

Descrizione dell'azienda

The name Patrizia Pepe is from the outset, emblematic of the brand identity, non-conventional and dynamic. A brand that combines practicality of everyday living and glamour for those special occasions, thanks to the elegant minimalist lines and meticulous attention to detail: “A BRAND TO BE LAID BARE”

Descrizione del posto

PATRIZIA PEPE® – TESSILFORM S.P.A
SENIOR RETAIL BUYER

Salary: Negotiable
Location: Florence_Italy
Job Reference: 228SRB
Type of Contract: Permanent

Main duties:
Responsible for planning and selecting a wide range of products that are sold in directly operated boutiques and retail franchising to maximise profits and to ensure our merchandise always remains competitive by fully understanding customer needs and trends

The Role:
-To select and assemble season collections (pre, main & capsule collections) of products
-To edit style selection through style out process for all product categories
-To guarantee products reflect the brand identity & strategy and seasons are logically & commercially thought through
-To ensure that business targets are followed using quality (mix) and quantity (turnover & profitability) product selection
-To liaise with boutiques to provide product information & producing seasonal overview document
-To manage in-season replenishments (reorders & cancellations) based on analysis and tactical adjustments
-To analyse consumer buying patterns to predict future directions and identify forthcoming trends
-To regularly review sales performance and indicators
-To oversee plans for stock levels
-To be up-to-date with markets trends and to be able to foresee changes in demand
-To partner with different departments (Merchandising, Sales, Marketing, Visual Merchandising & Logistics)

Profilo

-Fluent in Italian (written & spoken) is essential
-Fluent in English (written & spoken) is essential
-Degree in retail merchandising, business, marketing or related fields is preferred
-Previous experience (5-8 years) in a similar role is essential within fashion industries
-Comfortable in building ranges based on store profile, visualising product selections and past sales performance
-Proven success in womenswear, accessories & menswear preferably in mono-branded luxury retailers
-Ambitious, analytical and able to identify new product initiatives
-Strong merchandising skills
-Analytical and problem-solving skills
-Must have product and brand knowledge