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buyer

full time, retail - australia & us

we are searching for an experienced buyer to join our dedicated buying & planning team. reporting to, and working alongside the buying & planning manager, you will be responsible for managing your departments to deliver sales growth and stock efficiency within the context of the brand’s philosophy.



the primary purpose of this role includes:

- oversee the selection of product within your departments (through both pre season buys and in season opportunities) 
- actively participate in trading the business on a weekly / seasonal basis 
- deliver on seasonal sales, margin & closing stock targets 
- inventory management through improved sell throughs
- identify and maximise core line performance
- collaborate with Production & Warehouse teams to ensure product delivered in a timely manner
- collaborate with Marketing/PR, Online and Retail Operations to ensure execution of seasonal initiatives and strategy
- build and maintain strong relationships with retail store managers and staff


the successful applicant will possess

- 3-5 years proven experience in a buying position at a well regarded retailer 
- a comprehensive understanding of luxury fashion in the australian market place; experience with international brands would also be highly regarded 
- the ability to deliver and exceed sales goals and targets 
- excellent presentation, communication and negotiation skills
- demonstrated time management and organisational skills
- a high level of attention to detail
- the ability to develop and enhance professional relationships, both internally and with external suppliers
- Microsoft Excel intermediate to advanced level competency


how to apply:

to apply, please email your cv & covering letter addressing the role requirements as detailed above to fiona@bassike.com
we kindly ask that you answer the following questions within your covering letter:
how do your personal interests align with the bassike brand?
when has your determination paid-off professionally?
why is bassike a brand you’d like to join?

 

size guide

women's

sizing conversions size 0 / xs size 1 / s size 2 / m size 3 / l size 4 / xl
australian 6 8 10 12 14
american 0-2 4 6 8 10
european 34 36 38 40 42
united kingdom 4 8 10 12 14
japanese 5 7 9 11 13

women's

body measurements (cm) size 0 / xs / 24 size 1 / s / 26 size 2 / m / 28 size 3 / l / 30 size 4 / xl / 32
hip 83 - 87 91 - 95 99 - 103 107 - 111 116 - 121
waist 58 - 61 64 - 67 71 - 75 80 - 85 90 - 95
bust 81 - 84 86 - 89 95 - 99 103 - 107 111 - 115

men's

body measurements (cm) size xs / 28 size s / 30 size m / 32 size l / 34 size xl / 36
hip 83 - 87 89 - 94 99 - 103 109 - 114 119 - 124
waist 58 - 61 71 - 76 81 - 86 91 - 96 101 - 106
chest 81 - 84 86 - 91 95 - 99 106 - 111 116 - 122

women's footwear

sizing conversions australian american european united kingdom  
35 4 4 35 2  
36 5 5 36 3  
37 6 6 37 4  
38 7 7 38 5  
39 8 8 39 6  
40 9 9 40 7  
41 10 10 41 8  
42 11 11 42 9  

men's footwear

sizing conversions australian american european united kingdom  
39 6 6 39 5  
40 7 7 40 6  
41 8 8 41 7  
42 9 9 42 8  
43 10 10 43 9  
44 11 11 44 10  
45 11.5 11.5 45 10.5  
46 12 12 46 11