- Position: Buyer / Senior Buyer - Menswear
- Handle Range planning, Range Finalization, timely launch of the season range
Manage costing and production merchandising
Coordination with design and sourcing to ensure plans are adhered and deadlines are met.
Work with the Buying team in defining product ranges for the category(s) within set budgets
Participate in the range planning process and assortment plans for the category(s)
Maintain high level of product expertise, assist in ensuring that the product is bought within the acceptable standard norms of quality and fit
Coordinate and ensure the display systems, methods and Visual Merchandising in the respective category are in line with Visual Merchandising.
- Assure pre-production quality check is executed in a timely manner with the quality control manager collaboration
Coordinate with the Central Distribution Center, Quality Controllers, Stores, Visual Merchandising department and any other functions on issues related to Brands and Merchandise
Coordinate with Vendors/suppliers to ensure timely refills of merchandise as per OTB (Open to Buy) Rules
Update the competitors analysis sheets including prices, physical appearances of categories, etc.
Research fashion trends and prepares bulletins/ mood boards to assist buyers
Assist in Price Sales Ratio (pre. and post) for onward product range building/assortment planning
Ensure that personal behavior reflects the vision and values of the business
Guide and collaborate with the Buying Coordinators
Conduct periodic store visits to collect feedback from the stores
- 6+ years experience