As a junior fashion buyer I was overseeing the development of clothing categories and accessories targeted towards a particular customer DNA and price range : • Earthchild: Boys-wear and accessories for 1 year ( reported to my trainer ) • Ginger Mary - Ladies-wear for 6 months ( reported to my manager and trainer ) •Hemisphere and Identity - menswear and accessories for 7 months ( reported to my manager) Roles and responsibilities: •Managing my assigned clothing and accessory categories. •Designing and briefing a fashion forward range. • Negotiating specs ,prices and delivery dates with suppliers both locally and internationally. • Researching new trends and create new concepts with the design team. • Conducting monthly economic, competitor and trade reports. •Following up on the products lead times and ensuring delivery’s are met. • Monitoring product performance by sales. • Partake in weekly stock meetings with my planner to manage stock flow, cancellations and risks. •Maintaining good relationships with our suppliers. • Public speaking - Present my products / range to our team of mangers and directors.
|Last Resume Update||Sep 22, 2020|
|Address||Cape Town, South Africa|