State : Wisconsin
Employment Status: Full-Time
Requisition Number: 2013-3387
Nameplate: Bon-Ton Stores Inc.
Mall Name: Milwaukee Corporate Headquarters
Assistant Buyer - Put your career on the fast track!
Be in charge of millions of dollars of merchandise as an Assistant Buyer for The Bon Ton Stores. You'll do market and trend research, meet with vendors in Milwaukee, and work with your Buyer to choose the next trends to place in stores. You will be responsible for driving the advertising process and deciding how to advertise your merchandise to grow sales. You will have a huge impact on the success of the company and will be able to quickly expand your role into Merchandise Buyer where you will lead a buying office. Continue to grow your career with the retailer that values your talent and has the fastest growth in the industry.
You'll partner with the buying and planning teams of a specific product category and collaborate on million dollar decisions directly impacting your business. Your creative and innovative skills will be put to the test as you work to advertise the right product at the right price. Your trend research will allow you to proactively identify next season’s bestsellers and use them to drive top line sales. You will use your strong communication skills to work with your vendors to build a strong partnership.
Start planning for your future today and join The Bon Ton Stores! We need your big ideas and eagerness to build a merchandise portfolio. Discover the difference at Bon Ton - Apply now!
We’ll value your:
- Minimum of 1 year of prior buying experience at retailers such as Kohl's, Target, JCPenney, Sears and other specialty and retail stores.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to influence with credibility, analysis and judgment.
- Drive for new and innovative ideas