Assistant Buyer

Job description

Do you want to inspire the young fashion-minded to be awesome, proud and confident? ✨ Are you crazy about fashion and branding and love to work on the most inspiring styles and campaigns? Then you are exactly who we’re looking for! 🙌

What you'll be doing

As an Assistant Buyer, you will be responsible for the LOAVIES product range and various supporting activities in the purchasing department, such as placing orders, following up on delivery agreements, checking prices and maintaining close contact with producers and suppliers.

You are committed to an on-trend product offering and work closely with our design and buying team, with whom you determine the development and production of our product range. This role could be the perfect start of your buying & development career. You can expect a great variety in tasks and a unique opportunity to grow personally and professionally in a fast growing company. You will report directly to a buyer and / or senior buyer.

Your responsibilities 

  • You prepare and finalize purchase orders, take care of the accompanying samples (samples in the right colour and size) and prepare those for daily fit sessions;

  • Process fit comments of your styles and prepare these as feedback for our suppliers;

  • Keeping the administration up to date regarding changed purchase prices and delivery times and notify the Buyer about this;

  • You maintain contacts with suppliers regarding purchase orders and check lab dips, strike offs and bulk fabric in consultation with the Buyer and indicate this on the orders;

  • You will be preparing samples for the studio and/or data entry.

Requirements

About you

  • You have at least 1-2 years of relevant work experience in a similar role within the field of buying in a fashion environment;

  • You have a completed HBO education (AMFI, TMO, Saxion Hogeschool) 👩‍🎓; 
  • You have the ability to work quickly and efficiently with close attention to detail;
  • Excellent time keeping and ability to meet deadlines;
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced demanding environment 💯. 


What do we offer?
  • An awesome HQ surrounded by cool and talented colleagues;
  • Discount on all of our styles, oh yes 🛍 ;
  • A nice travel allowance policy;
  • The possibility to participate in our bootcamp three times a week for free;
  • A fully catered healthy lunch every day, but Friday is snack day 😉 ;
  • 25 vacation days plus an extra day off on your birthday;
  • Daily cuddling with Billie and Guusje, our office dogs 🐶 . 

Ready to fire up your career @ LOAVIES and be part of our adventure? Get creative and inspire us :-) It's up to you how to make an impression. Resume, letter, video....what works best for you!