With its brands BOSS and HUGO, HUGO BOSS covers all the main fashion areas for women and men. They're hiring a Sr. Outlet Buyer to join their Merchandising team.
Position Summary: Successfully purchase merchandise at the right price, quality, and availability in order to meet the clients’ needs. Support company objectives, as well as identify and apply solutions to problems that will reduce liability and maximize business opportunities that are in line with the Director of Merchandise Managements’ Goals & Objectives.
Responsibilities: •Plan and select custom assortments based on budget, product offering, customer demand, and merchandise trends. • Manage Open-to-Buy (OTB) and identify opportunities in order to meet financial goals. • Manage the completion of all aspects of order management/purchasing functions. • Partner with Regional / General Manager personnel to ensure product supply meets demand. • Initiate and support completion of all aspects of price changes, and markdowns to stores, Buyers, and DMM. • Review performance indicators with sell thru% and inventory react to changes in demand and trending styles. • Drive the generation and distribution of all accurate reporting, including regular weekly sales. • Partner with various resources to conduct daily responsibilities (i.e. Wholesale, Regional Managers, IT, Visual Merchandisers, and the Retail Merchant Team).
System Technology • Utilize RMS / RDW for exception reporting, inventory, and other sales based requirements. • Utilize Top Planning System for Inventory, Sales, Receipts, and Gross Margin. • Utilize SAP / BIS for shipping and reporting.
Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree • Minimum 5 - 7 years of Buying or Planning experience • Strong oral and written communication skills • Proficient in Excel & PC operations • Excellent organizational and analytical skills • Independent, self motivated, detail-oriented • Ability to multi-task in a busy office environment • Strong work ethics
To apply please email your cv/resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org and include the "Senior Outlet Buyer" in the subject line."