BUYER APPLICATION | BILLINI HEAD OFFICE

 


We are seeking an experienced, results driven and passionate Buyer to take on their dream job at our head office in Marrickville offering a supportive environment and great benefits. This newly created role is fundamental in continuing our strong success and will work in tightly with the product and finance teams to build on the incredible growth the brand is already experiencing. 

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES

Reporting to the Senior Buyer, this role will be responsible for but not limited to:
- Managing various aspects of buying through the knowledge of key seasonal trends, product sell through, customer feedback from retail stores OTB management
- Build commercial ranges ensuring the customer is top of mind
- Analysing results and maintaining decision making reports
- Working with the planning team on identifying stock movements and markdowns
- Work closely with the product team to ensure they are working on the Right product for the business
- Sticking to the buy timelines to ensure stock is delivered at the right time
- Visiting retail stores and promoting an open and receptive culture between the retail team and buying department
- Assist with new store openings including initial stock buy and set up
- Analysing seasonal results and strategy according to OTB and sales budgets
- In-season and post season analysis
- Providing feedback to the product department

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

- At least 3-4 years buying experience and proven results in a similar role within the fashion industry (footwear an advantage)
- Strong analytical and reporting skills
- Intermediate - advanced Excel skills are a must  
- Capable of working in a fast-paced environment for a high-volume retailer
- Strong drive to achieve sell through KPI’s and sales budgets
- Excellent communication and computer skills
- Proven ability to work efficiently and effectively within a team as well as autonomously
- AP21 experience preferred but not essential

benefits

- Enticing salary package
- Dog friendly office space
- Opportunity for personal and professional development
- Modern office space in Marrickville that fosters creativity and collaboration
- Celebrate your birthday with leave benefits
- Generous staff discounts
- Enjoy regular team bonding events

who we are

Billini is one of Australia's leading and fastest growing retailers of women’s trend driven, fashion footwear and accessories at affordable price points. Banbe Eyewear is a new sister brand set to create a new high for fashion eyewear across the globe. Our stylish designs, value for money proposition and talented team have set the stage for our continued success and growth. Collectively our brands have grown to more than 500 global stockists as well as our own 21 retail stores located in Australia and powerful online stores at billini.com and banbeeyewear.com.

Join a business that is growing and succeeding, a team this is creative, collaborative and passionate and most importantly having fun along the way! 

To apply, please enclose a cover letter along with your resume (max 4 pages).

Please note: This role is a Full-time Permanent Position. 
Only applicants who have been short listed will be contacted in relation to their application.