Senior Buyer - Beauty

Evine Eden Prairie , MN 55344

Posted 2 months ago

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Plan category assortment and develop sales strategy across all media through product sourcing, development, positioning, and pricing, and concept development and management.

  • Develop and execute promotional strategy.

  • Analyze industry, competitor, and category trends to identify new product opportunities.

  • Owned Brand and/or product development and process management as defined by product/buyership strategy.

  • Provide appropriate coaching and corrective discipline as needed to address non-compliance issues.

  • Provide assessment, training, development, feedback to the team to support individual growth and maintain a positive work environment.

  • Develop and maintain vendor relationships, and manage vendor performance.

  • Communicate and coordinate concept vision and execution with internal support partners.

  • Communicate and partner with internal teams.

  • Other duties as assigned by manager.

QUALIFICATIONS / KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

  • 5- 10 years of relevant Buyer/ Retail Management experience

  • 3 5 years team leadership experience required

  • Prior experience as a Buyer within the Beauty category preferred

  • Demonstrated success with high volume, complex categories

  • Passion for people, progress & performance

  • Demonstrated experience with product development and imports preferred

  • Home shopping network experience in a merchandising role is preferred

  • Outstanding negotiating and communication skills

  • Able to manage multiple projects

  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills

  • Able to operate independently and work closely with the buying team and other cross functional teams.

  • Ability to travel

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