AGI Buyer, Handbags & Accessories - [AW-45]

AGI Buyer, Handbags & Accessories - [AW-45]

29 Apr
Aldo Groupe.

29 Apr

Aldo Groupe.


Job Title: AGI Buyer, Handbags & Accessories


Job Overview and Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Buying director, the Handbag and Accessories Buyer for AGI will be responsible for the assortment planning, sku selection, quantification, regional pricing and some promotional strategies. In order to build appropriate assortments for their category and market, the buyer must have a clear understanding of customer’s needs, competitive landscape and must stay on top of relevant fashion trends to inform their decisions. He/she must be a good communicator as there will be coordination with various functions including Marketing, Product Development, Retail Buying and Supply Chain.

- Perform all buying activities related to pre-season planning: conceptual assortment plan (CAP), style and colorway selection, forecasting, quantification and pricing.

- In season management: Product performance reporting by territory and category (weekly sales, weekly best sellers)

- Study Competitive landscape for respective territory and category (including trends)

- Develop strong business partnership with franchisee accounts aiming for sustainable win-win results

- Attend regular calls with Franchise partner to gain insights and action concerns

- Align business strategies with accounts from year to year by identifying the key growth drivers and establishing clear strategies on how to achieve revenue targets and growth

- Work closely with cross functional team including buying, marketing, planning, retail, finance, and supply chain to optimize the end to end GTM process to achieve target sell-through results

- Prepare Market Week activities to ensure that International Division sales forecasts are met for the season

Job Requirements

- 2 to 5 years of relevant work experience

- Bachelor’s degree required

- Able to collaborate and build relationships with internal and external stakeholders

- Deep interest and enthusiasm with regards to the retail fashion industry

- Strong planning skills and analytical mindset

- Excellent organization skills and ability to multitask

- Strong communication skills – ability to build and maintain relationships & effectively present content

- Very hands-on / adaptable to support wherever required

- Strategic thinker

- Sense of urgency and ability to meet deadlines

- Proficient on Excel (super user) and Power Point

- Autonomous worker

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