Auckland City, AucklandJob DescriptionThis is a great role for someone wanting to develop in the world of Apparel buying.
Designed to give you responsibility for part of the category, with support and input from an experienced Buyer, the position challenges you, develops you and sets you up for success in your career.
Reporting to the Lead Buyer and working very closely with Design, Planning and QA, you will be responsible for developing curated ranges for our customers, trading your area to meet budgets whilst still managing the administration side of the role.
We are looking for someone that is able to work in a fast-paced environment, who is driven, ambitious, and willing to take ownership of their portfolio.
You need to be proactive, able to multi task, with an organised and planned approach to your work. It is important that you are a fast learner who will pick up new systems quickly and have a genuine passion for apparel and retail.
The ideal person for the role is an experienced Assistant Buyer with an apparel / fashion background who is looking for an opportunity to develop into a buyer role in the future.
QualificationsWhat you will need coming in to the role is : Experience within an Apparel buying teamThe ability to build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholdersIdeally you will have a technical understanding of a garmentStrong communication and presentation skillsAttention to detail & an inquisitive nature for continuous improvementRobust systems skills and organisational abilityStrong commercial acumenYou will love working in a relaxed but busy team, who work collaboratively.
We are passionate about what we do, and we appreciate the impact that our Buyers have on our business.Additional InformationOur Store Support Office has a beautiful North Shore location with views across the Waitemata Harbour, Tuff Crater reserve next door for lunchtime walks, an on-
site café, and free charging stations for EV’s. With 1,200 people in the office, it is a hive of activity with likeminded people all working together to help kiwis live better every day.
When you join us, you also get discounts across most of our brands, great team member benefits, and excellent career development opportunities no matter where you are in the business!