FREELANCE WHOLESALE ASSISTANT

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

COMPENSATION: $17/hr - $20/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Nov 7, 2019

This company is a mid-sized New York Fashion house specializing in apparel, accessories, and footwear.

Salary/Rate:
 $17-$20 DOE

Position Overview: 
Looking for wholesale sales assistant for branded division to assist sales team with daily tasks and responsibilities including sales planning and preparation, analysis, and account management. He/she will report to the Director of Sales and will work closely on a daily basis

Responsibilities of the Wholesale Assistant:

  • Support Account Executives through various administrative and supporting tasks
  • Exhibit strong presentation and communication skills
  • Develop a strong working knowledge of branded product
  • Assist in managing department store accounts and liaise with Merchandising Assistants
  • Coordinate regional show set ups and participate in selling at trade shows or in the NY Showroom with Department & Specialty stores
  • Assist Planning Manager with weekly retail sales and analysis across all product assortment
  • Assist in seasonal sales planning activities, including department store selling analysis
  • Help with showroom maintenance for market and sales meetings

Qualifications for the Wholesale Assistant:

  • 1-2 years of experience in wholesale branded and/or private label sales
  • Must be very organized, detail oriented with strong communication skills and ability to work well with a team
  • Must demonstrate both analytical and creative abilities and have an energetic spirit with a love of print, pattern and color
  • Proficiency in MS Office; Mastery of MS Excel is a must

Education Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree- or equivalent

Benefits: Eligible for Atrium Care Package

POSITION ID: 81697

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