Senior Buying Manager
The Gap Inc.
The Gap Inc. has opening in San Francisco, CA for:
Job Title: Senior Buying Manager
Job Description: Analyze sales results for the Mexico Market; seasonally, hindsight and develop strategies based on the sales results, and drive strategies through cross functional partners and field leadership team in alignment with channel financial plans and goals. Expert on local market data and competitor activities; analyze historical sales performance as well as utilize detailed product filters to meet customer needs and maximize sales and margin. Drive ongoing commercial planning activities and performance analytics. Develop and communicate comprehensive financial & product strategies. Drive the development of annual, seasonal, monthly and weekly financial plans, as appropriate. Review category level pricing recommendations and strategies that align with financial plans. Identify seasonal strategies + exclusive business needs (Mexico unique product + placement, product edits/leveling, commercial plan/category distortion). Drives divisional business recaps, performance and forward-looking action plans. Forecast in-season sales, margin expectations and inventory ownership. Prepares monthly open-to-buy activities for respective divisions.
Requirements: A Master’s Degree or foreign equivalent in Business or International Business or a related field plus 3 years of work experience in retail. Alternatively, the employer will accept a Bachelor’s Degree or foreign equivalent in Business or International Business or a related field followed by 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in retail.
Experience and/or education must include:
Job Location: 2 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94105
Please reference job 3520364 and send resume to: The Gap, Inc., D. Abrams, 2 Folsom Street, 12th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105.