Assistant Buying Manager

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Specialization: Merchandiser (MD) / Buyer
Sub Specialization:
Contact: Jane Richard
Reference: JO-1812-408183
+65 6420 0060
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Our client multi-billion dollar luxury fashion brand house with an international influence With a growing presence within the region and a rapidly expanding strategy, our client is looking for a Buyer Assistant for SEA markets.

As a Buyer Assistant, you will support the Buyer in developing strategies that drive an inspiring assortment and an effective productivity plan across respective category/categories for Retail, Outlets and E-Commerce channels.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support and manage assortments though in-depth analyzing of client feedback, market trends, competitors and product performance
  • Review business forecast and react accordingly (ie. adjusting product flow and inventory management)
  • Monitor seasonal product performance and present season over season learnings based on consumer trends
  • Assist in researching new trends or advances in product line to support buying decisions
  • Manage SKU lifecycle and react to in season sales to inform the strategy going forward
  • Support and manage open-to-buy to meet financial targets and productivity metrics at the SKU level
  • Work together with cross-functional teams to ensure sales goal are met.
  • Work closely with inventory management and allocation to ensure goals are met.


  • More than 4 years' experience in buying for leather goods retailer
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office especially Excel
  • Strong analysis skills and excellent with numbers
  • Possesses strong communication and presentation skills
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Able to manage multiple projects and shift priorities on ad-hoc
  • Able to collaborate well with cross functional teams
  • Some travel within SEA is required

If the above position fits your experience and skills set, please apply directly or send your CV to with a short professional summary.
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