For Asics we are looking for somebody who is directly availible as an intern.
For the Buying - Intern position you have to be enrolled in formal education during the whole period.
To support the Buyer to deliver the product strategy that delivers to consumer, brand and commercial objectives for Asics Retail by owning and controlling the detailed item set up of the assortments for each of the store concepts.
To support creating the Visual Line Plans for future buys and ensure that the Data in the system accurately reflects the buy.
Position in the organisation
Reports to the buyer & works alongside the Merchandising teams, Visual merchandising and Store Operations. Works closely with the product teams to align item set up and season code management.
Support the Seasonal Range building process
Support the buyer in preparing for building a range plan by owning the item set up and understanding item flow from season to season.
Assist in building the range assortment through helping to prepare and analyse Market knowledge, historical analysis and campaign information.
Samples management for Full Price and Factory Outlet
The Pricing Matrix
Market share information
Specialist sports seasonality by market
Commercial campaign calendars
In partnership with merchandising provide lessons learnt from previous seasons on winners and losers and present a view on opportunities for future assortments.
Under the guidance of the buyer conduct comp shops to assess and report back on competitor activity
Prepare Buying books for Stores
Knowledge and experience
Good standard of education, ideally in a business, retail or Fashion (Currently enrolled!)
Strong Creative, presentation and visual skills.
Competent in all Microsoft Office applications with good Excel and powerpoint skills.
Shows passion for product & a genuine interest in a retail Buying Career.
Good command of written and spoken English.
Ability to juggle and prioritise tasks to meet business objectives in a fast paced complex environment.
Able to make persuasive arguments both in written and oral form.
Able to reflect the appropriate sense of urgency and determine the proper business partners to resolve problems and share information.
Affinity with (sports) fashion
Knowledge of relevant merchandising systems and applications
Teamwork & Proactive behaviour
Good organisational skills
Thorough and accurate with good attention to detail
Articulate and demonstrates strong presentation skills (Written and verbal)
Accuracy & Problem solving
Can do attitude
Interested? Including a internship fee of 500 euro a month?
Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.