fbpx
Single Page
Assistant Buyer, Shoes
Balenciaga
New York
Luxury Fashion, Luxury Menswear
Full time
Posted 2 weeks ago
Copied
Market: NY - New York
Industry Segment: Luxury Fashion, Luxury Menswear
Category: Merchandising
Seniority: Assistant
Job Type: Full time

Marketplace Role

As a service to our candidates we present 1000’s of luxury industry roles as part of our Marketplace offering. For these jobs you will be forwarded to the brand to apply directly.

Job Description

How You Will Contribute

  • Execute reporting for categories
  • Provide weekly & monthly reporting and analysis
  • Monitor the progress of sales
  • Analyze selling trends, balance stock levels and conduct inter-store transfers to optimize sales
  • Process and monitor seasonal price changes
  • Create seasonal merchandise training books for in-store use and product knowledge
  • Store visits to local markets to understand the clientele and needs of each store
  • Travel to Paris for the buy each season
  • Assist with product flow and pricing for outlets
  • Provide support to retail network

Who You Are

  • Bachelor degree in Business or related discipline
  • 2+ years’ experience in buying and luxury apparel
  • Commercial awareness and strong business acumen
  • Proven ability to drive results
  • Passionate about exceeding corporate goals and driving business through excellent execution
  • Ability to understand current market trends and buying psychology
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong communication skills to liaise with local retail teams across the market
  • Ability to travel

Why Work With Us?

This is an exciting opportunity to join Balenciaga’s Corporate team as an Assistant Buyer, Shoes who will drive the business and contribute to the brand philosophy. We invite you to become part of a team that offers possibilities to learn and grow. Balenciaga is committed to thriving your professional development within the House or in the Kering group. We empower leaders to create, build and sustain high performing teams that excel in execution. We guide every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.

Diversity Commitment

Balenciaga is committed to fostering a diverse workforce. We believe that diversity in all its forms; race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law, enriches the workplace and our client experience. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome all applications and select our talents based on competencies and in alignment with our brand behaviors. Setting people for success is what we live for and it is part of our interview process to discuss with you how to excel in our company.

About Balenciaga

Founded by Spanish-born Cristóbal Balenciaga in 1917 and established in Paris in 1937, the iconic French fashion house defined the concept of modernity and elegance through the mastery of techniques and the use of innovative fabrics. With the appointment of Demna Gvasalia as artistic director of the collections in 2015, he continues to uphold the vision of Cristóbal Balenciaga through his exquisite techniques, masterful cuts and by constantly pushing boundaries. Balenciaga offers women’s and men’s ready-to-wear, handbags, shoes, accessories, eyewear and a fragrance for women, subsidiary of Kering.

Assistant Buyer, Shoes
Balenciaga
New York
Apply with the resume on file?
See Your Resume On File
Click "Choose Files" to attach your MS Word or PDF Resume*
Maximum file size: 2 MB
Save Resume for future use?
Will overwrite existing
Current or Most Recent Company*
Current or Most Recent Title*
Optional Info (but suggested)
Candidate Summary
Pitch yourself to the employer with a brief snapshot of your qualifications. 2-3 sentences suggested, 150 words max.
Save summary for future use?
Will overwrite exsting
Compensation Expectations
Optional, but suggested
Required Application Questions
From the employer
Question 1 From Employer:
Question 2 From Employer:
Question 3 From Employer:
Assistant Buyer, Shoes
Balenciaga
New York

Apply as Guest

If you already have an account, please login first

Click "Choose Files" to attach your MS Word or PDF Resume*
Maximum file size: 2 MB
First Name*
Last Name*
Email*
Confirm Email*
Phone*
Current or Most Recent Company*
Current or Most Recent Title*
Required Application Questions
From the employer
Question 1 From Employer:
Question 2 From Employer:
Question 3 From Employer:
Optional Info (but suggested)
Candidate Summary
Pitch yourself to the employer with a brief snapshot of your qualifications. 2-4 sentences suggested, 250 words max.
Compensation Expectations
Optional, but suggested
Please allow a few seconds for your application to submit