Buying (Apparel) Chapter Member - 6 month contract Auckland Company Description
We are currently seeking interest for a 6-month parental leave cover for our Buying Apparel team (chapter). This is a great development opportunity for someone with a good base knowledge of Buying to take a step forward in the world of apparel buying.
The Warehouse Group (TWG) as a company, were continuing our innovation and agile journey with bold new ways of moving forward, empowering teams and with more effective collaboration and communication, we have our customers top of mind and work purposefully together, Helping Kiwis live better every day.
Our Buying Apparel chapter are passionate experts in buying and assortments across Womans, Mens & Kids. Creating customer-centric product ranges that meet our high standards on quality, design, and value delivering commercial results whilst exciting always keeping our customer, and their experience, first in mind.
As Buying Chapter Member, youll be responsible for undertaking activities to... align to your squads mission, ensuring the right assortment of products and translating the strategy into actionable deliverables to deliver to meet the squads mission and commercial goals!
This role is critical to our success! Your key to the role is: Analysing product, customer insights and market trends (both local and global) to build ranges and promotions that our customers both want & need. Delivering on sales and profit. Working cross-functionally to help develop and implement the strategic direction.
This is a great development opportunity for someone with a good base knowledge of Buying or Associate Buying experience ready to take a step forward in the world of apparel buying.
Having great communication and negotiation skills are essential to unlock collaboration, productivity, and speed to market so we can quickly adapt to ever-changing customers needs. Enjoying working cross functionally with wider business functions, including Planning, Marketing, QA, Operations, Design, and our overseas sourcing offices is critical for our success.
Your drive to contribute whilst taking ownership means you work effectively, both independently and collaboratively to deliver your best work and commercial results for the business.
We are ideally looking for someone with: Buying or Associate Buying experience in Apparel Garment construction, fabrications and quality soft goods experience is desirable Experience with offshore sourcing and production, and supplier/factory liaison Strong commercial acumen as well as a resilient and driven nature Ability to deliver to critical paths Decisiveness in a fast-moving environment Curious, innovative, and collaborative
Were excited as we continue to innovate, and by empowering our teams and increasing cross-collaboration, we aim to make TWG New Zealands best place to work! Does this move sound like the next step for you and available for an immediate/ASAP start?
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Buying (Apparel) Chapter Member - 6 month contract Auckland The Warehouse Group Auckland