Buyer Menswear Denim (Einkäufer Denim)

Zalando Lounge

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Job title

Buyer Menswear Denim (Einkäufer Denim), Zalando Lounge

Location

Berlin, Germany

Level

Manager

Function

Buying

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

As a Buyer (m/f) in our Menswear Denim category of the Zalando Lounge, you’re part of a high performing team, creating new and innovative ways to connect people and fashion. WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Being passionate about fashion and lifestyle and a market expert for brands for the fashion/lifestyle menswear segment. Your responsibility is to build an assortment with a holistic view on markets and seasonal demand.
  • Buying a specific customer cluster, thereby sourcing new brands, enhancing existing supplier relations and negotiating the best terms for Zalando Lounge.
  • Knowing all relevant buying KPIs and preparing the seasonal planning for your segment as well as your weekly campaign planning and its organization. Thereby, you constantly monitor the performance of your segment. Your recommendations are based on valid numbers. You will plan sales and promotions and monitor the campaigns and the output
  • Exchanging with other departments like Logistics, Content and Photo production, Onsite Management and Marketing are part of your daily work, ensuring that we act in line with the whole organization. You will work cross-functionally to drive sales and maximize profit.

The Ideal Candidate

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • Relevant Buying Experience at a similar level, preferably with a background in Menswear and offprice business.
  • Negotiating is in your blood and you are always a compelling figure when communicating with suppliers and other stakeholders. You have mastered both written and spoken negotiations in German (mandatory) and English beautifully.
  • Having great analytical skills put you on top of the class and you just love working with numbers. You can use Excel and the MS Office package in your sleep.
  • Working showcases your quick thinking and proactive attitude, which also means you keep on top of things in a fast-paced environment

Language skills

  1. German, Full professional proficiency

About Us

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.

Zalando Lounge is an online shopping club for fashion and lifestyle products in 12 European countries. We offer our members daily, time-limited sale campaigns with discounts of up to 75% off the recommended retail price. However, Zalando Lounge is so much more than discounts. Our strength lies in our focus on fashion: from sought-after labels to niche brands, from famous international names to trendy luxury brands, we make sure to meet the fashion taste of all our customers, who are always on the hunt for the best products at the best prices. Working with our brand partners, we're pioneering innovative supply-chain and production processes and offer them an impactful and smart solution, creating a new way to shop for fashion - and a new way to sell it.

https://www.zalando-lounge.de