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FASHION: Lingerie Designer / Buyer – GLOBAL RETAILER (SYD)

$ K

It has arrived! Right opportunity, right time?! Don’t wait… you need to jump at this one!

This incredible opportunity would be perfect for a Designer/ Buyer who is self-motivated and passionate about creating high quality Fashion Lingerie. If you want to be part of a well-established but constantly expanding business then this could be the role for you.

The main responsibility of this role is to research, develop and design commercially viable ranges that are costed to agreed targets and deliver solutions to our customers each season to deliver sales and GP.

You Will:

  • React to current trends and constantly update existing product as required
  • Work with suppliers to develop product and source new raw materials and technologies
  • Responsible for (alongside planning) developing category strategies for your division every season, including price architecture, trend direction and number of options required for the business to deliver agreed sales
  • Ensure product is delivered on time to stores by managing the critical path with suppliers
  • Constantly monitor margins to ensure they are at or above planned level and in line with annual budget
  • Travel when required to include overseas travel and interstate for store visiting and report back findings
  • Use of Monthly competitor analysis to ensure we are staying abreast of market trends in Australia and overseas

Required:

  • Prior 3 years minimum Retail Buying/ Design experience in Lingerie or swimwear
  • A degree in Fashion, Merchandising or Buying or similar
  • Ability to negotiate with suppliers directly to achieve agreed margins
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities in a fast-paced and ever changing environment
  • Technical aptitude – ability to develop and fit trend relevant product
  • Strong time management skills and ability to adhere to deadlines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Excited?! OMG, you should be! This is a once in a life time opportunity.

Apply now by sending your CV through in WORD format to brenda@whointhezoo.com.au or call Leah on (02) 9211 6457 and quote job code 4895

For a full list of our vacancies, please visit our website for more details www.whointhezoo.com.au

Please note only those applicants who fit the brief will be contacted in relation to their application.

Job Code: 4895