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Assistant Merchandiser (8433152)

Location:
San Francisco
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Chris Moreno
Date:
07/16/2018

Job Description:

Our Fortune 500 Fashion Retail Client is looking for an Assistant Merchandiser for their Kid’s + Accessories team!

 

TITLE:  Assistant Merchandiser

DURATION:  6 months+

LOCATION:  San Francisco (on-site with Client)


The job is for an Assistant Merchandiser level (over the eCom Kid’s & Accessories departments for the U.S.) will report directly to a Senior Merchant, Merchandiser, Kid’s & Accessories – Outlet, Mainline, Ecommerce.

 

• Responsible for building product assortments and buy plans that deliver against financial targets

• Maintaining assortments and all updates for Kids & Accessories

• Partner closely with global product creation teams and influence the global assortment content via generation of seasonal product briefs and regular check-ins on business performance

• Communicates and shares information with cross-functional partners both through established tools and ad hoc as necessary

• Lead assortment activation online by working with Site Merchandising Team

• Drive business via effective Retail Rhythm with key business partners: Planning, Allocation, and Supply Chain

• Assess and analyze product performance weekly and determine appropriate short, medium, and long-term actions to optimize opportunities and minimize risk; draw overarching trend conclusions and convert to action

• Continuously assess and manage overall health of assigned categories

• Provide competitive analysis, including pricing and promotional strategies, and marketplace trends

• Partner closely with planning partners to execute promotions and markdowns

• Co-manage Merchandise and Data Coordinator 

 

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