Senior Buyer Women Textile - Private Labels (m/f/d)

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
06 Oct 2021
Closes
25 Nov 2021
Ref
3540725
Function
Buyer
As Senior Buyer in our Womenswear Private Label team, you'll be part of a high performing team that participates in the creation of the collection and close communication with suppliers and other internal stakeholders.

WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Collection building and implementation of profitable products within the zalando Private Label Womens Apparel brands together with your Team Lead. Being the driver to push the brand forward by always challenging the status quo in terms of product, commerciality and competitiveness
  • Trend scouting, research for new opportunities, competitor monitoring and briefing towards our suppliers in collaboration with our Design team
  • Analysis of sales performance, monitoring and ensuring relevant KPIs in collaboration with merchandising team to react quickly to market needs and meeting seasonal targets
  • Frequent communication with your suppliers (negotiations, deliveries, style input etc.) and other departments at zalando (such as vendor management, branded buying, logistics, product development and design) are key to reinforce our company objective which is to drive sales and maximize profit

YOU ARE SKILLED
  • Degree in business, economics or fashion management and 4+ years professional experience in buying for a private label, fast fashion environment, ideally in the womenswear/ apparel segment.
  • A passion for fashion and trends is a must
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • You are a compelling figure when communicating with suppliers and other stakeholders
  • Excellent analytical skills and being an expert in Excel and MS Office package
  • Thrive in fast-paced environments, embracing collaboration and acting proactively
  • Highly organized, deadline oriented - you are accurate and can prioritize accordingly
PERKS AT WORK
  • A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
ABOUT ZALANDO
Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 20 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 42 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

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