The Buyer will achieve volume and profit objectives in the area of business by planning, developing and selecting merchandise. This position will have responsibility for generating a seasonal merchandise plan and assortment strategy to maximize opportunities and grow the business in conjunction with the overall macys.com business plan, while developing strategic long range vendor and class plans.
Manage the financial components of the business effectively to react to trend and seize opportunity throughout the season.
Perform competitive analysis.
Monitor the sales plan and report on performance
Manage receipt flow.
Create markdown requests.
Ensure FTC compliance.
Partner closely with other Macy's divisions to achieve goals and improve the customer experience.
Bachelor's Degree (or comparable work experience).
5-7 years of buying office experience.
Proficiency in Excel and Word.
Strong business analytical skills.
Excellent communication, organizational and problem solving skills.
Aptitude to function within deadlines, while working both independently and as part of a team.
Experience with e-commerce and a fast pace trend business.
As the fastest growing part of Macy's Inc. business, macys.com is achieving record sales and broadening our workforce. macys.com offers the entrepreneurial culture of a web business with the stability and support of the best brand in retailing. Creativity and ingenuity partner with business acumen and tech savvy to build a unique business poised for substantial growth. If you're interested in being a part of that growth and want to know what it's really like to work at macys.com, get an inside look at
Our employees have long term opportunities and are encouraged to utilize their Supervisors and Human Resources for cross-functional movement to further their careers. At macys.com we are committed to giving back to the community by partnering with local charitable organizations. By skillfully combining the power of digital technology and omni-channel integration with the best in retailing, macys.com is reaching new heights.
Macy's is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.
Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the US's premier retailers, with fiscal 2014 sales of $28.1...