Merchandise Buyer

  • Full-time

Company Description

Launching in Summer 2022, we are a business to consumer e-commerce lifestyle brand start-up seeking to elevate the dining experience through beautifully crafted, modern and elemental artisan made tableware. Our mission is about much more than selling modern products, but fostering a sense of connection with community and friends through our products, our podcast and more. We are committed to working with skilled artisans and makers from around the world for our products, keeping an eco-conscious mindset as we execute each detail of the business.

Job Description

The Merchandise Buyer’s responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Pre-Launch:

  • Research and analysis to decide on product mixes
  • Sourcing suppliers and artisans who align with our eco-conscious mindset
  • Assisting in the creative and sales strategies
  • Procuring the products, including ensuring they arrive on time and in good condition

Post-Launch:

  • Regularly managing inventory
  • Replenishing and rotating stock as needed
  • Occasional travel to meet with suppliers

Qualifications

Essential

  • Experience or knowledge in selecting and purchasing products for the inventories of a
  • company
  • Exceptional relationship and communication skills
  • Impeccable reputation of trustworthiness and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to navigate multiple responsibilities with a positive, ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Ability to anticipate, take initiative, and demonstrate curiosity about the substance of the work
  • Nimbleness and flexibility

Desirable

  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced certification in business, marketing or similar relevant field
  • Experience with merchandise software and tools

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.