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Fashion Buyers are in charge of selecting and purchasing fashion items that will be sold in retail establishments. Their role includes assessing customer demand, researching market trends, budgeting, and following store policy. Main qualifications mentioned on the most successful sample resumes for Fashion Buyers are: good numeracy skills, commercial and fashion awareness, analytical skills, business acumen and networking. Fashion Buyers come from a variety of educational backgrounds and may highlight in their resumes a Bachelor's Degree in marketing or retail management.

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1

Fashion Buyer

Tracked trends in a consumer consumption to determine which products should be sold.

  • Evaluated prior sales to established future fulfillment needs and reorders.
  • Researched suppliers; negotiated contracts for product fulfillment processing and vendors communication.
  • Placed orders and ensured inventory is properly distributed.
  • Attended tradeshows and conferences to stay abreast of industry standards.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Journalism & Communications
Fashion Merchandising Program Graduate
2

Associate Fashion Buyer

  • Managed and oversaw production for an average of 400 orders simultaneously by coordinating communication between sales representatives, buyers and vendors worldwide.
  • Performed duties of a corporate associate buyer of five accessories categories distributed to over 500 retail locations worldwide.
  • Followed and reported cutting-edge fashion trends and proposed retail environment concepts to upper management.
  • Assisted in the development of new merchandise, initiated an in-store stylist incentive program, and revised the production process to efficiently double production in the first year.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
C
Fashion Merchandising
BA
Marketing & Advertising
Business Administration
3

Assistant Manager and Fashion Buyer

  • Assisted brides in outfitting their wedding party for their special day
  • Worked at developing a recurring client base
  • Oversaw all relations with vendors including buying the fashions for the entire boutique
  • Scheduled appointments and provided effective customer service
  • Spearheaded visual upkeep of the business, including fashion styling via window displays and fashion styling for various advertisements
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
4

Fashion Buyer and Operations Assistant

Selected quality used clothing for consignment sale (incl. quality leather & designer goods)

  • Disposed of designer knock-offs
  • Categorized, boxed, and labeled inventory for purchase
  • Named, described, measured and listed selected garments for sale on website
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Art History And Studio Art
BA
Socio-cultural Anthropology
5

Keyholder/fashion Buyer

Led team members to meet and exceed daily sales goals through excellent customer
service.

  • Responsible for accurately executing daily store operations.
  • Maximized overall sales by purchasing and pricing inventory for merchandising.
  • Responsible for the creative vision and direction of the store's visual displays.
  • Responsible for the franchise's social media marketing.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
Marketing And Management
6

Fashion Buyer & Sales Assistant

Found vintage items, researched value and priced appropriately.

  • Trained staff to buy & price items from customers
  • Became main fashion buyer for the store.
  • Maintained cleanliness and organization daily.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
Government
7

Assistant Fashion Buyer

Manage latest and popular fashion trends and update e-commerce website and store retail accounts throughout designated territory. Work with various inventory controlling systems and programs that manage purchase orders and product registrations. Functioned as an effective interface between the Company and designated customers to ensure achievement of business goals and objectives.

  • Visit clients face to face to discuss trends, buying goals, and future styles.
  • Attend trade fairs and fashion shows to observe trends.
  • Assist buyers by establishing and maintaining good relations with suppliers and retailers.
  • Monitor the best-selling styles and make sure consumers have access to them in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for data analysis and internal communication of market conditions.
  • Perform market research for better understanding of consumer interest and to further develop marketing strategies.
  • Contact, produce sales, and implement negotiations with large accounts.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Arts And Communications
8

Fashion Buyer I

Negotiate and price merchandise for assigned categories

  • Negotiate shipping terms and ad support from vendors
  • Select and plan product that will flow to stores by delivery
  • Purchase merchandise from suppliers for resale
  • Assist in monitoring of sales and margins through vendor negotiations and promotional opportunities
  • Attend Market Trips every season to select merchandise for 131 stores across the country and overseas
  • Establish buy plans which includes sending suppliers units per season, per delivery
  • Create sales tabloids to feature the latest trends in selected area to reach military families on and off base
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Social Science & Language Arts
Sales Promotion System
9

Fashion Buyer

  • Manage buying and full product placement each seasons for company showroom and retail stores.
  • Organize monthly photo shoots and represent company at trade shows and fashion events.
  • Create proposals for clients and work closely with vendors to develop and obtain products.
  • Consult with team about budget and items for every season and create new business procurements.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Psychology
BA
Public Relations & Advertising
MA
Fashion Marketing & Merchandising
10

Fashion Buyer, Visual Team Leader

Must be in touch with current trends and styles in order to select garments that would appeal to the customer base and keep to a fashion forward image

  • Represent the goals of the company as a whole
  • Dress mannequins and create visual displays that reflect the current season and anticipate trends that customers are wanting to see in the store
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Manage new merchandise from the corporate buyers so that the store inventory is appropriate to the client base and the current season
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Art, Concentration
Cosmetology

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