Role details

Category Manager - Fashion and Lifestyle

Warsaw   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Challenging work for one of the top fashion/lifestyle retailers in Poland
  • Relocation package

About Our Client

Our Client is an acknowledged European retail company, operating within clothing and lifestyle products for kids and teenagers.

Job Description

  • Responsibility for commercial and sourcing strategy of assigned Category - Fashion
  • Actively develop Company's assortment strategy according to current market trends
  • Constantly monitor and analyze market in order to pinpoint and implement latest innovations
  • Work closely with Sourcing Offices in Bangladesh on implementation of new suppliers
  • Create best practices and processes to optimize cooperation with suppliers and factories in Asia
  • Develop promotional strategy working closely with Marketing and Project departments
  • Cooperate with E-commerce department, in order to develop online assortment
  • Work closely with Planning and Allocation Department in order to constantly monitor sales operations and ensure optimum planning
  • Lead consistent pricing policy
  • Manage team of Fashion Buyers

The Successful Applicant

  • Higher education (at least BA degree or equivalent)
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Fashion industry in Category Management or Sourcing
  • Team management experience or experience in managing project teams
  • Proven track of success in developing purchasing strategy
  • Analytic approach, strategic approach and business-orientation
  • Very good market knowledge in Fashion industry, fluency in recent trends
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent English; Polish would be an asset but is not required

Please note that this role is based in Poland and requires the right to work in EEA.

What's on Offer

  • Challenging, strategic position in one of the top retail companies in Poland
  • Attractive salary with bonus, private medical care, life insurance
  • Assistance in relocation process

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