EU Buyer - RTW Male

Diesel has long been a leading pioneer in denim and casual fashion, known for moving outside and ahead of trends in its industry. While retaining always its DNA, in recent years Diesel has evolved into the world of premium casual wear, becoming a true alternative to the established luxury market. Diesel is a truly worldwide organization. It is present in more than 80 countries with 5,000 points of sale, including more than 400 company owned stores.

We are looking for a Europe Buyer RTW Male, who will be placed within the European Buying Team directly reporting to the Head of Buying Europe and will be based in Diesel European HQ in Milan.


Main activities and responsibilities:



- Work closely with Retail merchandising office in defining seasonal brief highlighting regional needs and opportunities.
- Implement Brand Strategy following merchandising inputs on product selection and key stories/concepts to push.
- Defining the European buying strategy for related Collections also collaborating with Regional Planning on building seasonal plan by collection/store.
- Execute category buying by size based on merchandising inputs, seasonal budget and historical analysis. Define initial order and Open to Buy by Store.
- Build the European collection structure and product workflow.


- Work with Visual Merchandising Team to ensure visual guidelines represent the EU Seasonal Buy, pushing key investment pieces
- Prepare training documents for Stores explaining the buying Strategy and key messages of the season.
- Analyze collection performances and activate prompt recovery plan if needed.
- Presence in the market to identify new competitors and missed-opportunities. Maintain strong knowledge of the consumer base by participating at Store visits.
- Work with allocation team on in season transfers and reactions.


- Identify key learning on the closed Season to feedback related departments.

Main requirements:

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years Retail buying experience in modernly structured fashion companies.
Previous experience in the management of Male RTW product
A degree in Economics, Fashion Management or similar
Excellent knowledge of the English language
Mastery in the use of the main Office tools (particularly MS Excel and PowerPoint)
Ability to work under pressure and multitask and a strong pro-activity
Experience in managing a team is a plus
Sharp business sense and passion for the world of fashion, good aesthetic sensibility and a personal interest in new trends.
Precision and detail orientation, goal orientation, flexibility and enthusiasm complete the profile 

What we offer:

🏠 A Full Time Permanent Contract
🙌 An awesome, young and dynamic team
👜 Possibility to work in the European HQ of one of the leading Italian fashion companies belonging to one of the most important luxury fashion groups
👖 A generous employee discount on Diesel and OTB group Brands
🌈 Highly inclusive working environment
💸 Lunch vouchers for each working day

As part of OTB Group, we work in a proactive environment, where everyone is challenged to achieve new goals, outstanding performances are recognized, and valuable career opportunities are provided to all employees.

For us People come first: we have an international environment with employees of 60 nationalities and more than 60% women, with 35 years as average age.





Milano, IT

Employment Type:  Full time
Function:  Retail
Seniority:  Professional