Senior Merchandiser and Buyer

    As a Senior Merchandiser and Buyer you will work with online merchandising, design, marketing and stores to tell the story of our beautiful products to the customers. You will be involved in the assortment planning in collaboration with planning and design, ensuring a customer-focused, commercial and attractive assortment is delivered to stores.

    Your typical day includes:

    • Managing a small team of a merchandiser and buyer, coaching and developing the team with a focus on best practice buying and merchandising and production practices
    • Owning assortment plan for your categories in collaboration with planning and design ensuring a customer-focused, commercial and attractive assortment is delivered to stores
    • Sharing collection strategy and details with all relevant departments to ensure execution is aligned with the plan
    • Working cross functionally with planning, allocation and online merchandising to analyse sales and customer demands in order to drive sales and trade the business in-season
    • Being focused on how to improve the assortment to increase sales
    • Managing other, buying- and merchandising-related activities

    This job might be for you if you have:

    • 8+ years of experience in fashion (buying and merchandising), of which at least 5+ years as a people manager
    • Experience in production of high end menswear brands, having an extensive product knowledge about suits/formal menswear
    • Experience from a vertically integrated, fashion retail company
    • Customer focus and proactive attitude together with an eye for details and aesthetic
    • Analytical mindset
    • Market knowledge
    • Excellent skills in English

    What do you get in return?

    • Autonomy - we don't care for needles signing off and want you to get things done.
    • Opportunity to make an impact - Disrupt men's tailoring and be part of a fast-growing, entrepreneurial company that takes customer satisfaction very seriously.
    • Growth - we consider your potential at least as valuable as your current skill set. We want you to grow and to learn. We will help you to do so.
    • Corporate Social Responsibility- we are committed to doing business in a sustainable manner. That's why we aim to only work with suppliers that meet the internationally recognized standards of the International Labour Organization.
    • Style - Opportunity to work with a beautiful, high-quality product.

    Application process

    Apply and review your profile
    Introductory call
    (virtual/phone) by recruiter
    1st (virtual) interview
    with Hiring Manager
    2nd (virtual) interview
    with peers
    OneDay (onsite).
    if you're not in the Netherlands, we'll fly you in.
    Offer
    Start
    (including potential relocation)
    Amelia Porchia

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