10 Best Retail Buyer Job Descriptions

Retail Buyer Job summary 1

The Retail Buyer role is a full time management position responsible for all aspects of Retail buying. The Retail Buyer will be responsible for fostering long-term relationships with internal leaders / colleagues / departments, cultivating the product assortment, and turning key vendors into deeply engaged, strategic partners. The Retail Buyer will partner with management to set priorities and execute the business plans and measureable business goals. The Retail Buyer will direct and champion the product procurement, flow and execution of retail buying while proactively identifying additional opportunities to enhance future endeavors.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 2

As the Retail Buyer, you will be responsible for planning, sourcing, purchasing goods and supplies within the Retail Division. You will be working with our vendors to drive sustainability and will align purchasing with the agency's sustainability objectives. Our Retail and Warehouse locations are critical to the Store mission. The revenue from our retail business helps fund the Store designed programs that are proven to move people and their families toward personal stability.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 3

The Retail Buyer is responsible for planning and selecting a range of products to sell in our retail stores and on our website. Buyers source new products and review existing items to ensure a proper product mix and balanced inventory flow. Buyers must adhere to assigned financial targets and “open to buy” plans, and they must consider critical factors when making purchasing decisions. These factors include customer demands, market trends, competitive analysis, product availability, product flow, and pricing strategy. This position works closely with the Web team, Planning, Allocations, Visual Merchandising, Marketing and Store Operations and must partner with the planner to optimize assortments by store channel.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 4

The Retail Buyer is responsible for executing the overall short and long term strategy for assigned category line(s)/department(s). This includes creating and maintaining vendor relationships, marketing products, developing product line strategies and reporting financial results. The Retail Buyer makes all or most of the buying decisions for the assigned category and negotiates terms with suppliers to drive item selection and pricing.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 5

We are looking for a Retail Buyer to support our Retail Stores. You must be able to make decisions, work independently, and be detail oriented with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Ideal candidates will possess a high level of initiative, discretion, and independent judgment, with a can-do attitude and the ability to multi-task - one who can see things that need to be done and figure out a way to do them effectively and efficiently.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 6

The Retail Manager is responsible to lead and participate in the day-to-day operations of the Tasting Room and our retail store. The Retail Manager will act as the retail buyer in support of procuring the highest quality of goods at the best possible rates as well as overseeing the yearly merchandise planning. You will also be responsible for all external retail sales and ensuring both internal and external guests have the best possible experience.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 7

This Retail Buyer will be responsible for assorting, planning and managing RVCA for our retail locations. They will report to the Director of Buying. The Retail Buyer will be responsible for managing specific categories under the supervision and leadership of the Director of Buying.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 8

As a Retail Buyer, your mission will be to create value for our stores by having the right product in the right place at the right time. You will work collaboratively with our Planners, Regional Directors, Retail Managers, and the cannabis industry's best companies and have access to leading-edge Business Intelligence tools which inform your data-driven decision making on the best products for Store.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 9

As the goop Retail Buyer, you will be responsible for managing the multi-brand fashion, home and beauty business for goop retail stores in addition to goop owned allocations. You will oversee retail activations and events across all retail stores.

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Retail Buyer Job summary 10

The Retail Buyer is responsible for developing, communicating and implementing the seasonal merchandise assortment and buying strategy for select categories within our retail channel. The Retail Buyer is strong in balancing new, brand-forward styles with important volume-driving styles and is responsible for compelling localized assortments that reflect the brand while creating an exceptional regional customer experience. Space allocation, sales productivity, analytical skills, design aesthetic, and organizational skills are all important for you to be successful.

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