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Senior Buyer/Teamlead Fashion, Denim, Men & Traditional (m/w/d)

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As limango we create a company which has been specializing in e-commerce for 10 years. Together with platforms in the Netherlands and Germany, we are part of the OTTO Group, one of Europe's leading e-commerce companies. We are the shopping platform with the largest selection of products for the whole family!
We work and play together. We value work-life balance and create a culture of respect, trust and equality. If these values are also key for you, there is a good chance that you will find your place with us.

Your role and main tasks

This position is on a 2-year contract, with the possibility of extension
  • You are responsible for the strategic and operational orientation of your four categories: Fashion, Denim, Men & Traditional Clothing. 
  • You are responsible for an international team set-up, consisting of five buyers and one assistant. Team located in Germany, Poland and Netherlands. You are in charge of the technical and disciplinary leadership. 
  • You are able to motivate a large team set-up, build & improve team structures and shaping your categories. You conduct the yearly feedback appraisals with your team and are able to develop your employees individually. 
  • You are responsible for budget planning of your categories, the strategic alignment of your product assortment and the optimization of procurement for our private shopping campaigns & shop sales. 
  • In addition you make a major contribution to expanding your categories by improving the conditions and preparing the annual meetings with your team, steering our acquisition process and provide operational support by planning the capacities within your team. 
  • Negotiating great deals with a few major international key accounts that you manage yourself is another area of your responsibility. You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of these selected suppliers. Willingness to travel is necessary to visit suppliers, order appointments and trade fairs – also with your team. 
  • You are in constant contact with our Retail Strategy Team, Platform Team, Campaign Management and Business analytics. 

You will need

Professional requirements for the candidate: 
  • You have at least 5 years of purchasing or sales experience in e-commerce Fashion or related categories and already gained relevant experience in leading a team. 
  • Ideally, you already have contacts and business relationships in the Fashion universe and know the individual requirements of customers for the products in this assortment. 
  • You have strong communication skills in English and strong negotiation skills: You communicate clearly and unambiguously and you don't lose sight of your goal during negotiations. 
  • You know how to lead a team and have the ability to inspire employees for your cause, as well as the ability to assert yourself in a team, both internally and externally 
  • You have already gained experience in taking on, structuring, presenting and successfully implementing projects. 
 
Personnel requirement for the candidate: 
  • You have an entrepreneurial attitude and mindset. 
  • You follow an interdisciplinary, holistic approach to all topics that you tackle. You never lose sight of the goal: offering the customer the best assortment, at the best price and at the right time. 
  • You have clear qualities as a leader: You know how to motivate your team and you are able to challenge and encourage your team. 
  • You work independently and are able to make decisions independently and stand up for them. 
  • Your work showcases your quick thinking and proactive attitude, keeping you on top of things in a fast-paced environment. 

Benefits

  • Private health care
    We provide access to the best specialists for you and your loved ones.
  • Language classes
    English and German lessons in small groups, tailored to your skills.
  • Remote work and flexible working hours 
    Possibility of partial remote work, as well as adjusting working hours to your daily schedule.
  • Office in the center of Wrocław
    Nearby cinema, fitness club and large selection of lunch places.
  • Fruit Mondays
    There is no shortage of coffee, fruit, pizza, sweets and healthy snacks in our office.
  • Company events in the best company
    After hours we often organize interesting outings or meetings in our office.
What you can count for:
  • Interesting and challenging work in a dynamic environment of the Internet industry - you will not get bored with us!
  • The possibility of real shaping of the business - we value independence and delegate responsibility,
  • Gaining experience in an international team, operating in different European markets.


 

Sounds good?

We can''t wait to get to know you. Apply now!