15/05/2017
Full-time, Sydney

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Tuchuzy

Company: Tuchuzy
Job title: Fashion Buyer
Employment type: Full-time
Location: Sydney  

Job description

THIS IS A CAREER OPPORTUNITY THAT COMES ALONG ONLY ONCE! WE ARE AN ICON THAT HAS THE PRIVILEGE TO WORK AMONGST THE WORLD’S BEST LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL LABELS. WE LIVE AND BREATHE FASHION AND CULTURE IN EVERY SENSE AND PRIDE OURSELVES ON BEING THE FIRST TO DISCOVER AND REPRESENT SO MANY LEADING LABELS.

AS A BUSINESS WE BUY FOR OUR BONDI LOCATION AND OUR ONLINE BOUTIQUE. THE BUSINESS IS GROWING FAST AND WE ARE SEARCHING FOR A NEW BUYER TO JOIN OUR TEAM TO OVERSEE A LARGE PORTFOLIO OF BOTH LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL LABELS.

BUYING FOR TUCHUZY

YOU WILL WORK AS A LEADER IN THE BUYING TEAM TO ENSURE WE CONTINUE TO BE THE FIRST AND THE BEST IN STOCKING NEW AND ESTABLISHED LABELS. WITHIN THIS ROLE YOU WILL COVER ALL ASPECTS OF YOUR PORTFOLIO, ORDER MANAGEMENT AND REPORT ANALYSIS.

FURTHER RESPONSIBILITIES AND EXPOSURE WILL ALSO INCLUDE:

  • BUYING A RANGE OF PRODUCT THAT IS IN LINE WITH THE TUCHUZY VISION AND MEETS THE NEEDS OF OUR CUSTOMERS WHILST DELIVERING SALES AND PROFIT BUDGETS
  • ENSURE THERE IS SUFFICIENT PRODUCT AVAILABLE TO MEET SALES TARGETS AND TO ENSURE PRODUCT LIFE CYCLE IS MAXIMISED
  • OMNI CHANNEL PRODUCT SELECTION BASED ON DEMOGRAPHICS AND SALES HISTORY
  • MARK DOWN STRATEGIES TO MEET SELL THROUGH KPI
  • SET THE IMAGE AND QUALITY STANDARDS FOR TUCHUZY
  • USE STYLE AND PRICE POINT PLAN TO DEVELOP BALANCED RANGES
  • LEAD, MANAGE AND MENTOR JUNIOR BUYERSKEEP TRACK OF ALL RELEVANT KEY KPI'S
  • CONTROL OF ALL PURCHASING AND SALES RELATED ACTIVITIES
  • BUILDING SOLID RELATIONSHIPS WITH KEY SUPPLIERS
  • NEGOTIATING TERMS AND CONDITIONS WITH EXISTING AND NEW SUPPLIERS
  • MANAGE OVERALL SPEND IN RELATION TO OTB AND RE-ORDERS
  • DELIVER IN FIRST AND FINAL MARGIN EXPECTATIONS
  • BE ACROSS ALL MARKETING PROJECTS AND INSTALLATIONS THAT INVOLVES BRANDS UNDER YOUR PORTFOLIO
  • PRESENT RANGE PREVIEWS FOR RETAIL AND HEADS OFFICE STAFF

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • 2-5 YEARS’ FASHION BUYING EXPERIENCE
  • A STRONG UNDERSTANDING PRODUCT LIFE CYCLE AND THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE IN ALL COMPONENTS OF BUYING IS ESSENTIAL
  • EXISTING STRONG REPUTATION AMONG LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL SUPPLIERS
  • ATTENTION TO DETAIL
  • ABILITY TO WORK AUTONOMOUSLY AND AS PART OF A TEAM
  • ABILITY TO WORK IN AN ENVIRONMENT THAT IS FAST MOVING WITH TIGHT DEADLINES
  • CONFIDENT COMMUNICATOR
  • STRONG NEGOTIATION SKILLS
  • ABILITY TO ANALYSE REPORTS AND BUDGETS IN ORDER TO MAKE DECISIONS
  • ADVANCED MICROSOFT EXCEL SKILLS
  • CONFIDENCE WORKING WITHIN GENERAL IMS
  • QUALIFICATION IN FASHION OR A RELEVANT FIELD
  • EXPERIENCE AND CONTACTS WITHIN KEY LABELS
  • INNOVATIVE AND TAKES CALCULATED RISKS
  • ENTREPRENEURIAL MINDSET WITH THE ABILITY TO THINK OUT OF THE BOX
  • START-UP MENTALITY - PREPARED TO BE HANDS-ON
  • SOLUTIONS FOCUSED WITH POSITION OUTLOOK
  • ABILITY TO THRIVE IN A FAST MOVING ENVIRONMENT
  • PASSION FOR THE FASHION BUSINESS/INDUSTRY

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