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Lifestyle publication is hiring a Buyer, Kitchen + Home. Must have at least 2-4 years of buying / merchandising experience.
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Job Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Source kitchen and pantry products for ecommerce site.
  • Identify emerging trends and develop business strategies outlining strengths, weaknesses, new opportunities and threats.
  • Identify and recommend new products or business opportunities within this retail department.
  • Collaborate with Food Editor and Creative Director on concepts and assortment.
  • Creative thinking around exclusive products and collaborations.
  • Report, analyze and publish weekly and ad hoc sales results.
  • Maintain excellent vendor relationships, resolve issues and negotiate with vendors and agents on pricing, timing, quantities, terms, trading, exclusivity, etc.
  • Completing POs during or after buy appointments.
  • Summarize and communicate merchandising information to various departments: retail operations, editorial, etc.
  • Source product information (facts, pricing, selling points) to enable Retail Operations team to create Product Description Pages, in time with upload schedule.
  • Site Maintenance - ensuring our products are represented as well as possible on the site and that all information is accurate.
  • Balance creative and analytic thinking.

Requirements/ Qualifications:

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  • 2-4 years Buying/Merchandising experience.
  • Tabletop & Kitchen experience preferred but not required
  • Ability to work in a fast pace, often-changing environment required

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