Req ID:  655

Hong Kong, China

Date:  12-May-2022

Assistant Manager, Planning, Beauty

Job Description


We are looking for a Buyer & Beauty enthusiastic to join our team!

You will buy the most sought-after Beauty Brand, for a large network of worldwide store network across Asia, Europe, Middle East and North Americas.

Main responsibility is to ensure we have the right amount of product at the right time in every single Store. Our team ensures our Customers to find the products they are looking for and be more than satisfied when visiting DFS.

Key Responsibilities


  • Buying for a portfolio of brands, for the global network of DFS (worldwide scope)
  • Ensure Products are always in-stock, available for Customers
  • Accountable for Brand Performance: Sales, Profitability, and Inventory
  • Collaborate with merchants on merchandise strategies, assortment, animation plans
  • Liaise with vendors/brands on buying, inventory management, reverse logistics etc


Key Collaborators


  • Merchandising
  • Vendors
  • Pricing & Promotion
  • Merchandise Operations
  • Replenishment & Allocation
  • Marketing

Key Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree or above
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Buying or Retail, in a FMCG or other related fields
  • Analytical mindset/skills & business sense
  • Curious mindsets & interpersonal skills
  • Able to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English

DFS is an equal opportunity employer. It is the Company’s policy and practice to employ, promote and treat all employees and applicants on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency and to provide all employees with a workplace that is free of discrimination. Employment decisions are based on qualifications such as education, work experience and talent, and are made without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other basis protected by law.