Merchandising Assistant

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Our client, a leading retail brand, is looking for a smart and dedicated Merchandising Assistant. This is a fantastic entry-level opportunity to get your feet wet in the fashion world. This is a contract position. Having fashion, retail or direct merchandising experience is highly preferred.


  • Individual contributor position responsible for assisting in the preparation of plans for the season.

  • Assists with design and production coordination. Prepares orders.

  • Conducts in-depth financial research and analysis.

  • Serves as the main contact for supplier communication, historical analysis, competitive intelligence analysis, some financial analysis, assortment planning and general organization of the product.

  • Maintains sample status and checks quality.

  • Conducts in-store visits.

  • Works under close direction and handles issues of fairly basic complexity.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and Word

  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience.

  • 1-3 years of experience.