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Neiman Marcus Group LLC Assistant Buyer, Men's Tailored Clothing and Luxury Sportswear in New York, New York

About Bergdorf Goodman

As the house of extraordinary taste for almost 120-years,

We are New York's original icon of style.

The legendary window on inventive inspiration,

Discerning since day one, we define the culture of fashion.

We are a community of "creative ingeniuses"

Cultivating experiences beyond the expected,

and nurturing ideas that inspire the joy of discovery.

We thrive on bringing exceptional creative talents together.

We are unabashedly luxury. And luxury is ours to define.

We are Bergdorf Goodman

The Opportunity

Darcy Penick, President of Bergdorf Goodman and one of the first leaders in pure-play fashion e-commerce, has built a team of industry pioneers who are bringing their collective expertise and commitment to operational excellence to the world of Bergdorf Goodman. As the destination to discover best in class designers, emerging brands and exclusive products, Bergdorf Goodman provides customers with transformative experiences that embody the definition of modern luxury.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist buyer in achieving sales, and gross margin

Manage day-to-day operations of the buying office

Establish and maintain vendor relationships

Oversee vendor support and store communication

Recap and analyze selling, category, and vendor performance

Manage promotional activities to drive in season business

Attend market appointments prepared with strategic assortment plans and understanding of product with a customer centric approach

Negotiate buying terms and end of season with vendors

Execute a seasonal merchandise strategy based on customer needs, product performance, industry trends, and business analytics

Accurately forecast monthly receipts and manage inventory flow

Partner with Planner in developing seasonal financial plans and budgets

Partner with Omni team for online product content/image maintenance

Manage marketing process including marketing proposals, co-op, and coordinating samples through effective communications with marketing and vendors

Execute and manage marketing events for both channels

Manage and develop Merchandise Assistant

Perform additional tasks as required

Requirements:

Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university

Strong leadership, management, communication, customer service, and organization skills

Flexible and able to perform in a fast paced, changing environment

Exceptionally strong Excel skills

Personal Learning

Planning/Organization

Process Management

Strategic Agility

Retail or service experience is helpful

Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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