YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP

Junior Buyer YOOX (French Mandatory)

2 months ago
Job ID
2017-2439
# of Openings
1
IT-Zola Predosa
Category
Buying & Merchandising

Description

YOOX Launched in 2000, is the world’s leading online lifestyle store for fashion, design and art, offering a never-ending selection including: hard-to-find clothing and accessories from the world’s most prestigious designers, exclusive capsule collections, eco-friendly fashion, a unique assortment of home design objects, rare vintage finds, books and a curated selection of compelling and collectable artworks.YOOX is “Powered by YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP”, which has offices and operations in the United States, Europe, Japan, China, Hong Kong, delivering in more than 100 countries around the world and ensuring an exceptional level of customer service.

 

We are now looking for a Buyer to join the YOOX buying team.

The candidate will manage the buying process for yoox.com and will be responsible for the following activities:

 Fulfilling the given buying budget for the season working with a portfolio of brands

 Analysing performances of the previous season in order to orient the selection

Selecting products based on fashion trends and based on sales trends of the previous season;

Negotiating supply terms of sale, payment and delivery;

Monitoring the progress of sales and profitability of Brands;

Working with Operations in managing product arrival schedule.

Defining guidelines and sharing information for proper presentation and maximization of product value on website (input for Visual Merchandising, handling information for correct cataloguing of, for example, sizes, pricing for different markets, banning, etc.);

Researching and selecting new Brands to be added;

 

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The ideal candidate has a university degree, preferably in economics, and 5-7 years’ experience as a buyer for a structured fashion business or a multibrand department store. She or he has a sharp business sense and a strong passion for the world of fashion, good aesthetic sense and a personal interest in new trends. Since frequent travelling abroad are required the candidate must be flexible and available to spend most of the time travelling for business.

Other requirements include:

 

Other requirements include:

 Autonomy and flexibility

 Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;

 Negotiation competencies;

 Excellent knowledge of English and French;

 Excellent analytical skills;

Excellent knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook

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