Senior Buyer

Job description

Do you like to work result-oriented? 💯  Are you always on 🔝 of the latest fashion trends and are you full of ideas when it comes to Fashion? For our Buying team we are looking for an experienced Senior Buyer. Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment? Keep on reading so we can tell you more about this role! 👀

About us
LOAVIES is driven by its purpose; to inspire the young fashion-minded to be awesome, proud and confident. We do this by our fast and flexible way of working, we are setting the trend with weekly new drops and we are working hard on expanding our presence internationally. As a social media-minded online fashion brand, we already have a strong presence in the Netherlands, Belgium and France and with over one million highly active customers, we are ready to take over the world! 🚀

About the role
As a Senior Buyer you are responsible for the on-trend range of LOAVIES and various activities in the purchasing and product development department. You are working 24/7 with the latest fashion trends and you know how to translate this flawlessly into a good product range. In addition, as a Senior Buyer you are busy analyzing sales data and know how to translate this into a correct purchasing strategy. You will have close contact with a Merchandise Planner with whom you plan, budget and optimize the product range. You will be supported in your work by an Assistant Buyer and you will lead one or more Junior Buyers. You work and consult together with other Senior Buyers and you are jointly responsible for multiple categories. We offer you a challenging job in the Fashion industry within a fast-growing company with a lot of independence and responsibilities. Due to the international team composition, the common language in the team is English.


What are you going to do?

  • Sourcing, developing and purchasing fast fashion items that meet the margin, quality and sales conditions;
  • Prepare, analyze and report sales data;
  • Administration of development and production process;
  • Regularly monitor, assess and further develop the LOAVIES product range;
  • Build and maintain relationships with key suppliers and manufacturers;
  • Working closely with the buying and marketing team;
  • Managing Assistant & Junior Fashion Buyers. 

Requirements

About you 

  • You have at least 3-5 years of work experience as a buyer with development experience (production / private label);
  • You have a completed HBO education (AMFI, TMO, Saxion Hogeschool);
  • You have an excellent knowledge of fabrics (DETEX);
  • Excellent knowledge of the market, production and purchasing processes;
  • You are accurate, sharp and have a well-developed analytical ability.


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!