Veronica Beard is an elevated American ready-to-wear brand that strikes the balance between cool and classic. The brand provides a modern perspective on iconic wardrobe pieces and delivers a lifestyle offering that has expanded to include jeans and shoes. Thoughtfully designed with feminine silhouettes and refined tailoring, the collection is intuitively built for real life – empowering her from day to night, work to weekend, and everywhere in between.
The Trim Buyer will support the Production and Design teams by setting up and managing the trim purchase process for Veronica Beard. The ideal candidate partners with internal and external partners to successfully drive the purchasing of trims through concept to production. This position reports to the Vice President of Production and Vice President of Design.
Work with development manager and production managers and set T&A calendar
Help design/development team to counter-source trims for better price and logistic
Work closely with development and production to resolve potential issues prior to production
Build and maintain good work relationships with all trim vendors
Create and maintain trim tracking chart based on projections and estimated yields
Negotiate prices and lead times for bulk trims
Issue bulk trim PO and track on shipment
Review and approved bulk trims before shipments
Manage all inventory from development through production, and utilize the inventories efficiently to save production cost
Plan and manage an overall trim strategy for the brand – supplier selections, cost analysis, trends etc.
Minimum 3 years’ experience in materials sourcing
Understanding of garment manufacturing processes
Attention to detail with strong follow through
Project management and communication skills
Willingness to take on projects of various levels
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