Assistant Merchandiser
New York, NY 
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Job Description
Job Title
Assistant Merchandiser
Location
New York, NY
Full-Time/Part Time
Full-time
Address
417 5th Ave, New York, New York 10016
Job Description

The Assistant Merchandiser is responsible for supporting the activities of merchandisers, sales personnel, customers, and related workers involved in developing materials, products, and services. Responsibilites include:

  • Follow up with suppliers through daily e-mail communication about questions, sample status, costing, resourcing and adoptions
  • Process adoptions by completing style set ups in Product Lifestyle Management (PLM), conducting hand off meetings with Sourcing Coordinators, and verifying all product details and final quotes
  • Organize and manage archives, write specs, request samples, and update PLM
  • Manage Presentation Prep by working with the sales team on the meeting requirements and pulling actual products for key account meetings, market weeks and trade shows
  • Collaborate with the design team and help develop the seasonal line
  • Review weekly sales reports for overall style performance
  • Shop the retail competitive landscape to assess the scope of our business at our key accounts
  • Complete all the tasks as assigned by the merchandise manager as per the deadlines
Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree specializing in fashion merchandising required
  • 2+ years of related work experience or internship equivalent required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel and Adobe Photoshop
  • Product Lifestyle Management (PLM) experience preferred
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and follow through skills

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full or Part Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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