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HSN Inc.

Assistant Buyer - Jewelry

HSN Inc. - Saint Petersburg, FL

Assistant Buyer - Jewelry','0817090','!*!Business Unit Summary

HSN’s Merchandising teams are responsible for developing our unique product assortment. Our buying teams partner with world class designers and industry experts to develop HSN exclusive products and build their brands. The teams create product and brands to inspire, entertain and engage our customers through assortment selection, product development, pricing, presentation and promotion.

Day in the Life

The Assistant Buyer assists with the planning, merchandising, and programming of product to achieve sales, profits and market share objectives for HSN.

Negotiate with vendors for competitive pricing, promotions and other terms.

Identifying market trends from trade journals, magazines and shopping and reporting on them to the buying team.

Partner with Planning and Programming teams to develop divisional strategy to maximize product performance based on performance analysis and item information.

Source new vendors - investigate leads, obtain samples and assist Buyer in product selection.

Prepare Show Recaps regarding performance of individual items using established metrics (On Hand Inventory, Minutes of Air-Time, Percent Sales Through, and WNDPM).

Train and mentor more entry level co-workers. ','!*!Keys to Success   At HSN, if you are Agile, Innovative, Pioneering, Dynamic, Boundaryless, Passionate, Customer-Centric, Collaborative, and Results-Focused, you will love it here!   Must Haves: You have BS/BA degree, preferably in merchandising and/or marketing. You have a minimum of 3 years of corporate retail buying experience. You have an understanding of the merchandising process and product lifecycle. You have a working knowledge of open to buy reports. You have an understanding and skill in performing basic retail calculations. You have the ability to spot trends and translate them into product suggestions desired by our target customer. You have the ability to analyze reports, draw conclusions and make recommendations. You have intermediate to Advanced Knowledge of MS Office. Candidates will be considered in totality of their skills and experience versus strict interpretation of “must haves”. Nice to Haves: You have experience working for a major retailer. You have experience working in complex environments. You have experience global buying experience, building both digital and no#n-digital assortments. Why HSNHSN’s unique blend of Retail, Television and eCommerce create a one-of-a-kind working environment.  Our employees enjoy a competitive benefit program including health and retirement plans, merchandise discounts, volunteer days, and more.  We encourage growth and development across the company.  Most importantly, we have fun.  Follow HSN Careers on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.  www.hsn.com/careers  About HSNi  HSN, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSNI) is a $4 billion interactive multichannel retailer with strong direct-to-consumer expertise among its two operating segments, HSN and Cornerstone. HSNi offers innovative, differentiated retail experiences on TV, online, via mobile devices, in catalogs, and in brick and mortar stores. HSN, a leading interactive multichannel retailer which offers a curated assortment of exclusive products combined with top brand names, now reaches approximately 94 million homes (24 hours a day, seven days a week, live 364 days a year). HSN.com offers a differentiated digital experience by leveraging content, community and commerce. In addition to its existing media platforms, HSN is the industry leader in transactional innovation, including services such as HSN Shop by Remote®, the only service of its kind in the U.S., the HSN Shopping App for mobile handheld devices and HSN on Demand®. Cornerstone comprises leading home and apparel lifestyle brands including Ballard Designs®, Frontgate®, Garnet Hill®, Grandin Road®, and Improvements®.  Cornerstone distributes approximately 325 million catalogs annually, operates five separate digital sales sites and operates 14 retail and outlet stores.','Merchandising','FL-Saint Petersburg','Full-time','1st Shift','Regular','Assistant Buyer - Jewelry

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Assistant Buyer - Jewelry HSN Inc. - Saint Petersburg, FL, United States

   

Location: Saint Petersburg, FL

Company Profile:
HSN, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSNI) is a $3.3 billion interactive multichannel retailer with strong direct-to-consumer expertise among its two operating segments, HSN and Cornerstone. HSNi offers innovative, differentiated retail experiences on TV, online, via mobile devices, in catalogs, and in brick and mortar stores. HSN, a leading interactive multichannel retailer which offers a curated assortment of exclusive products combined with top brand names, now reaches 95 million homes (24 hours a day, seven days a week, live 364 days a year). HSN.com offers a differentiated digital experience by leveraging content, community and commerce. In addition to its existing media platforms, HSN is the industry leader in transactional innovation, including services such as HSN Shop by Remote. t HSNi, we believe in fostering an authentic, respectful and transparent culture where our 6,000 employees can flourish, be themselves and be respected for their individuality.