The Westwing mission is to inspire and make every home a beautiful home. We are on a quest to bring the wonders of eCommerce for home & living to our more than 900,000 customers in 11 countries.
In only 7 years on the market, we have grown to more than 220 million Euros in annual revenue. More importantly, the opportunity ahead of us is massive.
The Westwing team is the secret to our success. Our more than 1,100 team members balance creativity and style with innovative technology and strong business fundamentals.
We are proud to be working with inspiring colleagues who are smart, fun, ambitious, and looking for the challenge to transform an industry and take it into the future.
Do you think this could be you? To pursue our ambitious growth strategy, we are looking for a Buyer (m / f) . In this position, you will be responsible for managing Home and Living suppliers related to specific categories, dealing with Style and Sales departments.
Your responsibilities will be :
Main responsible for overall category development
Mantain relationship with existing supplier portfolio
Ensure continuous inflow of new suppliers and products to enhance offering quality
Monitor market trends and competitor strategies
Negotiate contracts, prices and optimize supplier performance
Hit revenue and margin targets outlined
You come with :
Passionate about Home & Living with great, instinctive feeling for furniture products
Motivated to build the main Ecommerce website in the Home & Living Market
Savvy, quick thinking and confortable in a dynamic, fast-moving enviroment.
At least 5 years’ experience in a Buying function, preferably in retail / eCommerce environment. Previous experience in the Home and Living sector is mandatory
A combination of excellent commercial sense, analytics, drive, leadership skills, pragmatism, communication skills. Love for negotiation
Fluent English required
We offer :
High degrees of responsibility and autonomy
Plenty of room for personal growth, professional development and high impact
A highly talented, dynamic, and international team
Entrepreneurial experience in a well-financed, ambitious e-Commerce company
Location : Milan, Italy