Merchandise AssistantBookmark This
New York, NY
Posted: January 16 2014
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Our client is a luxury international fashion & premium lifestyle company with products ranging from apparel, home, accessories & fragrances. In business for over 40 years, they have developed a distinct image & have become one of the world's most recognizable & iconic brands. Their company culture is focused around building strong teams of fun, philanthropic & smart employees who want to create a better work & look fashionable doing so.
In this role you will be assisting the Merchandise team with building product assortments.
Create and manage wholesale, retail and e-commerce purchase orders
Generate and analyze sales and inventory reports
Manage trafficking of samples through entire product process
Work with cross functional teams to develop assortments based on previous season's sales
Bachelor's Degree required
1-2 years of experience as a Merchandise Assistant with a corporate fashion merchandising team
Advanced proficiency in Excel including pivot tables and v-lookups, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook
Must be proficient in retail math and understand how to calculate margins, sell through % and other retail math terms
Excellent communication skills