Pomelo Fashion Co., Ltd.

Third-Party Fashion Buyer (Footwear and Accessories Category)

Pomelo Fashion Co., Ltd.
Posted on 10-May-21

Third-Party Fashion Buyer (Footwear and Accessories Category)

Pomelo Fashion Co., Ltd.

Job Highlights

  • 3-5 years fashion buying experience
  • Exp. in category management and brand acquisition
  • Fluency in English is a must

Job Description

Launched in 2013, Pomelo is Southeast Asia’s leading omnichannel fashion platform with a global mindset: on-trend, online, on-the-go. With an indisputable sense of style at an unparalleled price, Pomelo’s assortment continues to evolve with weekly arrivals and an ever-growing selection of brands. Known for its legendary customer experience, all orders placed on POMELOFASHION.COM or the Pomelo Android and iOS App deliver worldwide.


About Third-Party team
The Third-Party team is the newest yet the fastest-growing team in Pomelo. We connect with global and regional brands to bring our customers a range of fashion to empower their individuality. Third-Party product categories include apparel, footwear, activewear, accessories, beauty, and many more.

Each buyer will take full ownership of their own category, from approaching top brands, acquiring, developing, and managing the category to deliver on category strategy. You will work alongside young, dynamic, high-performing, and passionate team members to build the new business and drive the future of Pomelo.

If you have a strong passion for fashion & brands and are looking for a challenging role with an opportunity to build a new business and make an impact, this is for you!


Responsibilities
  • Approach, onboard and establish relationships with key third-party brands as well as maintain and develop existing relationships.
  • Work closely with the Buying Director to implement effective product selection and merchandising in order to ensure optimal placement and promotion.
  • Plan, drive and execute category strategy while taking the full responsibility and ownership of the category
  • Establish and work closely with different departments to create launch plans, and ‘moments’ to make noise and drive the success of projects including exclusive collaberations.
  • Manage multiple complex critical paths while remaining highly organized and working to key deliverables, seeing all projects through from pitching the concept to launch.
  • Liaise with other departments in the business to drive the Retail proposition.
  • Follow up sales and align replenishment with e-commerce operation merchandisers.
  • Keep up to date with the latest fashion brands and trends, and monitor competitor activity, review product strategy in light of competitor activities and initiatives.
  • Be customer obsessed always on the hunt for new ways to inspire and delight the customers.


Qualifications
  • Bachelor or Master in Business or Fashion related field
  • Have a strong passion for brands and the fashion industry. Always keep up to date with the latest trends
  • 3-5 years of experience in Fashion Buying
  • Experience in category management and brand acquisition
  • Dedicated team player and able to work well across functions with strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated, proactive, willing to learn and able to work well under pressure
  • Data-driven with an entrepreneurial mindset, able to get things done within the constraints of a growing business

Additional Information

Career Level
Middle
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
2 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Pomelo Fashion Co., Ltd.

www.pomelofashion.com

WHO WE ARE:

Pomelo is a fast growing, venture capital funded ecommerce company based in Bangkok creating the top online shopping destination for clothing and apparel in Southeast Asia. The founding team was previously Co-Founders and Managing Directors at Lazada, building the business from the ground up to become the largest ecommerce platform in Thailand. Our team at Pomelo consists of passionate experts in online marketing, ecommerce business models, and fashion.

At our core, we have a relentless focus on quality, whether it be the products we sell, the content on our website, or our customer service experience. It is our belief that building a quality product and company starts with the individuals at the company having this common vision in mind. Each individual is given the opportunity to make a big impact and have their ideas be transformed into reality.

Our investor base is comprised of top venture capital firms and well known angel investors from the United States, Singapore and Korea. We’re growing quickly and are looking for talented and hardworking people to join us on our mission to become the premier online shopping experience. If you are interested in eCommerce, working at an exciting start-up, and being in a fun and fast moving environment, this is the job for you!

Recent Press:

Fashion Tech Startup Pomelo Raises US$52 Million in Series C Funding

Thailand's Pomelo gets US$52M Series C funding to expand omnichannel experience

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

At Pomelo, no matter what the role is, everyone is someone who:

  • Is open to new ideas and always strives to learn and improve themselves
  • Exceptional attention to detail and can manage multiple work streams autonomously
  • Is self driven, desires a high impact role and high level of responsibility
  • Is interested in ecommerce, technology and startups

LOCATION: Prakanong, Klong Toey, Bangkok

Additional Company Information

Industry
Clothing/Garment/Textile
Benefits & Others
Performance bonus, Work from home, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours