Buyer, Mens Denim
Country : Canada
State : Ontario
Town : Brampton
Category : Purchasing
Contract type : Permanent
Availability : Full time
You are a respected and proven thought leader with a quantifiable track record of success in delivering results within a large complex organization.
A natural problem-solver, who is also intuitively analytical and creativeYou Also Have:Must have 3-5 years of experience in a buying capacity, overseeing both the creative and financial aspects of merchandising
BFA or BA in Fashion Merchandising, Business, or related field preferredAs The Buyer, Men's, You Will:Execute vendor selection, develops strong vendor relationships, monitors industry trends, evaluates competition, and attend major markets
Executes the merchandise strategy, completes top level seasonal buys to ensure optimal productivity by style, and reacts to trends in-season
Understand nuances of the .com business and executes appropriate merchandising strategy for differing retail channels
Partners with Planner to develop the assortment matrix
Works with Planning team to analyze class, vendor and replenishment assortment both at the top line level and by door
Manages on going OTB process forecasting sales, markdowns, profit and inventory to plan. Negotiates and partners with vendors to maintain gross margin profitability
Manages the negotiation and collection of vendor allowance and advertising co-op
Monitors inventory productivity
Develops and executes aged inventory exit strategies
Executes the monthly stock ledger review, and directs the purchase journal review process
Plans and approves all advertising, promotional strategies and marketing. Monitors style advertising effectiveness
Partners with and supports visual team in providing in-store signage and store presentation guidanceYour Life and Career at HBC:Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance
Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
An amazing employee discount
Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.
HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.