Do you have a passion for innovative, premium products? Would you like to be part of a driven, talented team to source and develop the gorgeous SB product, worldwide? How would you feel positively contributing to sales and targets, whilst keeping Sweaty Betty and our customer at the heart of your decisions? And of course, being surrounded by a team that celebrates the successes, with either a cocktail (or two…), or perhaps adopting a downward dog pose is more your vibe. Anything to reclaim your balance!
Our Assistant Buyer will report directly in to the Buyer and work closely and collaboratively with the wider Product Team.
Our Values: Well + Fit = Happy. It’s Personal. Rebellious Spirit. Bordering on Obsessive. Green Juice & Cocktails.
Your journey will consist of:
- Supporting the Buyer to build a balanced and commercial range in line with the company strategy.
- Managing the development process in line with the critical path.
- Sourcing new season product and negotiate prices to achieve or exceed margin targets.
- Building an excellent understanding of our target customer and our competitors through store visits and market research, including customer, Store Managers and Ambassador’s feedback.
- Working alongside merchandising to ensure ranges are balanced and working to their optimum.
- Analyzing and reporting on business performance at weekly trade meeting
- Working collaboratively with Design, Merchandising, Garment Tech & Marketing to produce the unique SB product
- 2 years’ worth of experience as an Assistant Buyer
- Womenswear experience; knitwear preferable
- Experience People Management
- Proficient in Excel
- Generous clothing allowance
- 50% off SB merchandise
- Free classes in our on-site studio
- Sample sales
- Cycle to work scheme
- Company bonus scheme
- Flexi hour scheme, including 4pm finish on Fridays
- Generous company maternity, paternity & adoption pay
- Childcare support
- Discounts to the best studio classes
- Quarterly support office parties
- 23 days statutory holiday with buy & sell holiday options
- Fresh Fruit Mondays
Sweaty Betty Ltd