Junior Buyer

Job description

Are you always on 🔝 of the latest fashion trends and do you know how to translate this flawlessly into a good product range? For our Buying team we are looking for an experienced Buyer. Are you addicted to Social Media, do you have a great passion for fashion and are you always watching your fav influencers to spot the latest fashion trends? Keep on reading so we can tell you more about this role!  👀 


About us 

At LOAVIES we inspire the young fashion-minded to be awesome, proud and confident  We create on-trend and affordable fashion with a fun-loving attitude. We are the fave influencer who excites and inspires the next generation to take on the world.

As a social-minded online fashion brand LOAVIES has a strong presence in The Netherlands, Belgium and France. The speed and agility of the brand ensures that it's first to market with the latest on-trend styles. With over 1 million+ highly active customers, we’re ready to take over the world! LOAVIES is an awesome place to be if you are looking to join a fast growing company with a dynamic culture. Our people are key and at the core of everything we do.

About the role

As a Junior Buyer you are responsible for the always on-trend product range of LOAVIES and various activities in the Buying and Product Development department. You will be working with the latest fashion trends and you know how to translate this flawlessly into a good product range. Creativity and the newest trends are very important to our Buyers. You will be responsible for different product groups, together with the team. You will be analyzing sales data and you know better than anyone how to translate this into a correct purchasing strategy. You will also be in close contact with a Merchandise Planner to plan, budget and optimize your product range. In addition, you are also involved in a bit of development. You are supported in your work by an Assistant Buyer and you report to one of our Senior Buyers. You are an important member in our team! Due to the international team composition, our spoken language is English.

What are you going to do?

  • Sending out sample requests to our suppliers;

  • Make sure that the comments that are made during fitting sessions have the correct follow-up;

  • Placing purchase orders within the established purchase budget after approval of the Head of Buying;

  • Preparing and sending out purchase orders and processing order confirmations;

  • Assessing quality deviations and associated feedback to the supplier;

  • Keeping the articles in the purchasing plan up to date and monitor this process.

Requirements

About you

  • You have at least 2-3 years of work experience as a buyer;

  • You have completed a HBO education (AMFI, TMO, Saxion Hogeschool);

  • You are a flexible person who loves new challenges, we do it differently!;

  • You have excellent knowledge of the market, production and purchasing processes;

  • You are able to work in a planned, precise and structured way.


What do we offer you?

🤝 An awesome HQ surrounded by cool and talented colleagues;

🛍 Discount on all of our styles, oh yes;

🚗 A car with the possibility to drive it privately as well; 

🏋️‍♀️ The possibility to participate in our bootcamp three times a week for free;

🥂 Awesome office parties and Friday afternoon drinks;

🥑 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 be part of our adventure? Apply ASAP and let us know when you feel awesome, proud and confident!