Retail Consignment Buyer ( Vancouver and Surrey)

Turnabout Luxury Resale
Job Description

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Resale Buyer that has a love for fashion and understands the importance of customer service. This is an opportunity to work with designer label from Lululemon, Aritzia to Chanel. We believe that our greatest assets are in the people working in our stores. If you have a style and flair for fashion, an energetic personality and want to be part of a fun and dynamic team with career opportunities and new challenges:

Turnabout is the place for you!

If you:
- Have a passion for fashion/brands/trends
- Have the ability to research information online about brands and prices
- Willing to continually educate yourself upcoming fashion trends
- Have excellent typing and computer skills
- Are comfortable making conversation and building client relationships
- Are detail oriented
- Are an exceptional negotiation skills
- Are a social media savvy and embrace new technology
- Can multitask between sales floor/consignment area
- Able to stand for long periods
- Capable of lifting 10 kg

What you’ll do:
- Required to sell and excel on the sale floor before you begin your training as a Resale Buyer
- Spending time on the sales floor learning Labels, pricing and what our customers love to shop for.
- Start with Data Entry
- Assist the Resale Buyer in any way necessary
- Learn the responsibilities for the day-to-day overseeing and coordination of our inventory and consignment buying.
- Consistently learn and share product knowledge with sales associates
- Consistently promote Turnabout and our services to ensure we have the best stock possible
- Welcoming consignors, answering questions and addressing their expectations
- Pre-sorting, typing and processing drop offs
- Assist the Resale Buyer with markdowns as necessary
- Manage many tasks at once with speed and accuracy

- Leadership and organizational abilities
- Strong operational skills
- Interpersonal and communication skills
- Problem-solving attitude
- Flexibility to work in shifts
- Have a strong knowledge of retail management software
- Post secondary education in business and/ or fashion is encouraged
- Knowledge of consignment industry a definite asset

What we offer:
- Ongoing professional development
- Competitive Salary
- Extended Benefits Package
- RRSP matching Program
- Generous incentives (performance-based)
- Ongoing fashion education

Job Types: Full-time

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