FREELANCE ASSISTANT MERCHANDISER

JOB FUNCTION: Fashion & Retail
JOB TYPE: Temp
LOCATION: New York, NY

COMPENSATION: $15/hr - $20/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Mar 14, 2019

This role is for an established contemporary fashion brand specializing in RTW. This exciting, fast growing company is looking for a talented Freelance Merchandise Assistant to work in their corporate offices.

Salary/Hourly Rate: $15-20/hr

Position Overview: 
The Freelance Assistant Merchandiser will be working closely with the Merchandising and Buying teams to set up new product options, create and monitor purchase orders, assist with the creation and distribution of weekly sales reports and more. This role requires communication with all cross functional teams and external partners.

Responsibilities of the Freelance Merchandise Assistant:

  • Understand the market including competitive shopping, and customer identification
  • Manage daily and weekly sales reports – distribute as needed
  • Create and monitor purchase orders
  • Maintain markdowns, markups and promotions as well as ensuring accuracy
  • Ability to communicate cross functionally with merchandising teams including shipping, tracking, and garment details
  • Monitor relevant trends on the market to support the increase of sales
  • Strong skills in Excel including Pivot Tables and V Lookups

Qualifications for the Freelance Merchandise Assistant:

  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong skills in Excel including Pivot Tables and V Lookups
  • Ability to establish and foster relationships with partnering teams
  • Ability to meet deadline demands
  • Fashion/Retail or related experience preferred 

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent 

Benefits: Eligible for Atrium Care Package

POSITION ID: 71913

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