Buyer

Country :
USA
State :
New York
County :
New York County
Town :
NEW YORK
Category :
Purchasing
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Salary :
$100k-$115k
Years experience :
2 to 5 years

Company description

Fourth Floor (FourthFloor.com) leads the fashion industry when it comes to recruiting, and sets the pace for others to follow. We partner with the biggest names in luxury, contemporary, active sports, children, accessories, beauty, and home. From freelance to direct hire, we pair our clients with trendsetting talent so they can stay ahead of the curve. We pride ourselves in building brands, and taking careers to the next level.

Job description

Our client, a global fashion outlet, is seeking a talented Buyer to join their team in New York City. The ideal candidate for this role possesses significant commercial experience and comes from a multi-brand environment. This is an exciting opportunity for a driven professional with strong leadership skills to partner with a leading company.

Profile

Responsibilities:
  • Overseeing seasonal buy budget and strategy
  • Reaching OTB quarterly targets
  • Developing relationships through global product sourcing
  • Travelling internationally as needed
  • Fostering vendor relationships
  • Analyzing weekly reports
  • Recommending new brands
  • Managing junior-level team members
 
Requirements:
  • At least 2+ years of buying experience
  • Footwear and handbags experience is required
  • Background in luxury fashion retailer
  • Off-price experience is preferred
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Willingness to travel internationally
  • Ability to motivate and manage a small team
  • Analytical and strategic mindset
 
Please submit your resume to be considered!