Category Buyer
Cotton On
  • locationBell Park, VIC
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 19 January 2021
  • locationBell Park, VIC
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

ABOUT US

Factorie is a global youth fashion brand made for everyday. We are inspired by the creativity, individuality and freedom of youth and culture. We are young. We are active. We are social. We are the future.

Established in 2007 and growing internationally to over 200 stores, factorie is a lifestyle destination for casual, on-trend guys’ and girls’ fashion and accessories.

Join our team and help provide our customers with a dynamic and compelling brand experience, fuelled by aspirational trends at accessible prices.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for an experienced and driven Buyer to lead our vision within our Factorie team as a Category Buyer. You will be responsible for leading the category and working with our Trend team to deliver on big ideas and key lifestyle items that align with our brand DNA and which our customers love. You will contribute to department reviews, apply learnings to category decision making and chase growth opportunities to ensure the success and profitability of our brand. You will collaborate with Production and support your Buying team to deliver on products that are in line with category strategies and which are compliant and cost-effective. If you are someone who is customer obsessed, is passionate about leading and developing people and loves developing and buying amazing products that our customers want, then we want to meet with you!

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

• Tertiary qualification / degree in relevant field i.e. Buying
• Demonstrated experience working with production, trends and buying teams to achieve strategy visions
• Exceptional communication and negotiation skills with internal / external stakeholders and support teams.
• Will have worked in a leadership role in a significant multi-brand global retailer.

OUR CULTURE

We are committed to team work, having fun, creating a great vibe and helping customers find their factorie style. Our team members are high energy, trend-setters, loud, fun, social, energetic and dynamic individuals.

Through our philanthropic arm, Planet factorie, we want to stand for something, and aim to empower youth to fight the cause on concerns affecting them.

BENEFITS

We are committed to personal and professional development, which is supported by an ever growing and expanding structure. We believe our people deserve the best space to their best work and to support this we provide:

• Flexible working hours
• An amazing in house café with deliciously healthy meals
• Onsite osteopath, travel agent, beautician
• A fully functional gym armed with PT’s and the latest equipment
• Did we mention you can bring your dog to work? Check out our instagram #dogsofcottonon

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Category Buyer

  • Job Details:
    Not disclosed AUD
    Bell Park, VIC, Full time
  • Key Dates:
    19 January 2021
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  • Industry:
    Retail
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Job Description

ABOUT US

Factorie is a global youth fashion brand made for everyday. We are inspired by the creativity, individuality and freedom of youth and culture. We are young. We are active. We are social. We are the future.

Established in 2007 and growing internationally to over 200 stores, factorie is a lifestyle destination for casual, on-trend guys’ and girls’ fashion and accessories.

Join our team and help provide our customers with a dynamic and compelling brand experience, fuelled by aspirational trends at accessible prices.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for an experienced and driven Buyer to lead our vision within our Factorie team as a Category Buyer. You will be responsible for leading the category and working with our Trend team to deliver on big ideas and key lifestyle items that align with our brand DNA and which our customers love. You will contribute to department reviews, apply learnings to category decision making and chase growth opportunities to ensure the success and profitability of our brand. You will collaborate with Production and support your Buying team to deliver on products that are in line with category strategies and which are compliant and cost-effective. If you are someone who is customer obsessed, is passionate about leading and developing people and loves developing and buying amazing products that our customers want, then we want to meet with you!

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

• Tertiary qualification / degree in relevant field i.e. Buying
• Demonstrated experience working with production, trends and buying teams to achieve strategy visions
• Exceptional communication and negotiation skills with internal / external stakeholders and support teams.
• Will have worked in a leadership role in a significant multi-brand global retailer.

OUR CULTURE

We are committed to team work, having fun, creating a great vibe and helping customers find their factorie style. Our team members are high energy, trend-setters, loud, fun, social, energetic and dynamic individuals.

Through our philanthropic arm, Planet factorie, we want to stand for something, and aim to empower youth to fight the cause on concerns affecting them.

BENEFITS

We are committed to personal and professional development, which is supported by an ever growing and expanding structure. We believe our people deserve the best space to their best work and to support this we provide:

• Flexible working hours
• An amazing in house café with deliciously healthy meals
• Onsite osteopath, travel agent, beautician
• A fully functional gym armed with PT’s and the latest equipment
• Did we mention you can bring your dog to work? Check out our instagram #dogsofcottonon


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