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Buyer, Tapestry

Tapestry

New York, NY, US

Explore the possibilities across our global house of brands.

Defined by inclusivity rather than exclusivity, Tapestry embraces the exploration of individuality and invests in helping you grow personally and professionally. Every individual in our global house has the opportunity to make an impact, learn and be part of our growing and unique story.

At Tapestry, we have the freedom to express ourselves and run with our best ideas across Coach, Kate Spade New York, and Stuart Weitzman. We share a profound belief in both our individual and collective potential, and know that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible.

Omni Buyer, Tapestry

 

Role & Responsibilities:

 

  • responsible for driving sales and achieving financial goals for department
  • analyzing sales and inventory weekly, monthly, quarterly & yearly to identify risks, opportunities & actions within the assortment
  • work in close partnership with internal team on line development to ensure business needs are met
  • manage open-to-buy and markdown/promotional approach to ensure achievement of sales, margin and turn targets
  • focus on future of business by identifying market trends and assortment opportunities
  • drive discussions with the planning team regarding buying strategy
  • edit and assort line during market while managing sku plan and meeting financial goals
  • partner with visual team to optimize product investments on sales floor
  • collaborate with store team to refine knowledge of customer needs

 

skills:

 

  • strategic and highly analytical thinking
  • the ability to demonstrate initiative and drive solutions
  • the ability to multitask and focus in a fast paced atmosphere with sense of urgency
  • flexibility and team player mentality
  • ability to influence and leverage cross functional partners
  • be conscientious and provide complete follow through on all responsibilities
  • excellent time management and communication skills
  • advanced excel skills
  • 5+ years of experience in a retail buying or merchandising role
  • previous omni experience for a vertical retailer preferred
  • bachelor’s degree strongly preferred

 

 

 

Tapestry, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. All employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration. These decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. #LI-JG1 Visit Tapestry, Inc. at http://www.tapestry.com/

Req ID:  59310


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