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Safavieh LLC Assistant Buyer - Lighting/Accents in Port Washington, New York

Safavieh is an upscale global home furnishings, rugs & accessories company looking for a proactive, personable, highly motivated and organized Assistant Buyer – Lighting & Accents.

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious, responsible and detail-oriented self-starter with a strong passion for continuous learning and professional development, as this position will provide a basic foundation and necessary skill-set for a great career. Our offices are located in Port Washington, NY.


  • Work with Senior Buyer during the product development phase while supporting seasonal concepts and needs.

  • Communicate with overseas vendors to define product requirements for design and sourcing to ensure on time delivery.

  • Responsible for SKU setup/ SKU maintenance

  • Responsible for handling all pricing: enter and maintain all price and cost changes, working closely with Senior Buyer

  • Responsible for sample management

  • Responsible for product photography management and maintenance to include reviewing product photography proofs and communicating with marketing teams in order to ensure all product is up-to-date on company webpage.

  • Take on general administrative duties


  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • 2 years Buying/Merchandising experience

  • Strong Analytical and Excel skills

  • Capable of reading sales trends, pulling reports, and applying learnings

  • Ability to work autonomously, strong decision making skills with good judgement, and handling multiple priorities (shifting tasks and timelines appropriately).

  • Must be articulate, assertive, and have excellent communication skills.

  • Experience in a cross-functional role


  • Dependent upon experience

  • Full time position

  • Benefits –medical, vision, dental, 401k (with 2% match)

  • Paid Holidays, Vacation Days and Sick Time

  • Company shuttle service available to transport commuters to/from the Port Washington LIRR station

    Employees can also take advantage of casual dress code, free parking, corporate discounts, fresh fruits daily and bagels every other morning.

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