An Assistant Buyer works with the Buyer to analyze selling, fashion trends and applies that knowledge to the development of a product line for the next season. The ideal candidate is able to multi-task and work independently or as a member of a team; possesses excellent time-management skills; is highly analytical and detail oriented; demonstrates a sense of urgency when asked to perform a task or special project; possesses the ability to communicate effectively; and has a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.Working closely with Buyer and vendors in collaboration of product development.
Assist Buyer in analyzing and reacting to market trends.
Assist Buyer in financial planning and execution.
Assist Buyer in product development and assortment plans.
Daily follow-through with buyers and vendors to ensure timely shipment of orders, fit samples and packaging needs.
Manage daily workflow of store communication, product orders, vendor meetings, design collaboration.Bachelor Degree in Business or related field
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Professional and flexible attitude.
Able to operate on a daily basis in a fast paced environment.
Excellent math and analytical skills.
Proficient Excel spreadsheet management.
Must be team driven and a self-starter.
Must be knowledgeable of fashion trends.
Flexible work schedule for traveling, achieving deadlines, and training.