eCommerce Senior Buyer

£44.2k - 70.8k per year
10 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Federica Pantanella
Job Type

Our client, a well established large worldwide retailer is looking for new talent for an eCommerce Category Manager.

The business offers an international work environment, with lots of development and progression.

The eCommerce Category Manager role was created to accelerate and maximize the eCommerce channel growth and build a fast growing eCommerce channel from the ground up.

We are looking for a candidate with a fashion spirit and drive to make a strong impact within the eCommerce channel.

The CM will report to the Global CM.

In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Define, together with the buying and design team, the line guide for the online collection and constantly be up to date with high street and designer

  • Be involved with trend (Key Styles, Prices, Top 5/Class…) and

  • Be always update in regards the product quality, Shape, Styling

  • OTB`s

  • Daily constructive Feedback between E-Com CM and MM

  • Create the eCommerce channel strategy & planning

  • Responsible for building the relationships within the internal clients in order to drive sales efficiencies

  • Proposing reassortment or swaps during the season for carry over and seasonal products;

  • Work closely with the MM in creating the plans to provide the tools to be successful in execution across key KPIs

  • Own the development of the long term vision for the channel

  • Keep the SWOT analysis updated for company

  • Responsible for working cross-functionally with all departments to lead and develop cross-functional initiatives and customer initiatives

  • The ideal candidate will have:

  • eCommerce channel sales & strategy experience

  • Forecasting and trade management experience

  • Key accounts management experience

  • Bachelors degree (MBA would be a plus)

  • +3 years of experience