Fashion Buyer

at Honey (view profile)
Location Toronto, Canada
Date Posted August 31, 2020
Category Buying
Job Type Full-time

Description

Your Opportunity

You love fashion, so do we! Reporting to the head buyer, you assist in managing and developing a balanced product assortment that reflects the brand vision and ultimately drive sales.

Your Responsibilities
• Assist in development of product assortments that address customer needs and strategic objectives
• Forecast, understand and interpret trend direction
• Distribute product to stores based on buyer’s direction and store needs
• Drive the business and maximize results through sales analysis, product development, trend research and sourcing of new vendors
• Identifying opportunities for each store and make recommendation to improve results
• Accountable for inventory turns and gross margin results
• Create action plans for top and bottom performers
• Be responsible for the quality of products bought
• Work cross-functionally with retail operations, inventory control and visual merchandising departments in order to plan and maximize store space and drive sales
• Build and maintain strong vendor relationships
• Work with store management to educate staff on seasonal trends and styling of merchandise
• Conduct regular store visits to better understand the customer, store needs and brand vision
• Perform other related duties and assignments as required

Your Prerequisites
• Minimum 2 years of retail buying experience in women’s fashion
• Strong fashion and styling sense
• Ability to plan, prioritize and organize
• Strong attention to detail and passion to work quickly/efficiently to meet deadlines
• Ability to think and work strategically; able to plan ahead and foresee opportunities
• Ability to work independently and be self motivated while still working within a team environment
• Excellent analytical, communication (both verbal and written) and time management skills
• Highly proficient with MS Office, Excel and retail math

 

Send your resumes to honey@shophoney.com. Thank you!

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