SALES ASSISTANT

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

COMPENSATION: $17/hr - $20/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: May 15, 2019

This Sales Assistant role is for a leading private label and licensing company that focuses on accessories, women’s apparel, jewelry, home, and more. This company is prides themselves on their work environment and have been established for 24 years. This company is looking for a sales assistant to support account executives for a temp to perm opportunity.

Salary/Rate: $17 – $20/hr

Position Overview: This Sales Assistant will be working closely with the sales and account executives to ensure the accurate execution for all merchandise from the factory to the destination.  They will be responsible for communicating with and verifying all warehouse accounts, marking all shipments, and dealing with any import issues. This Sales Assistant will be communicating with outside vendors and internal departments.

Responsibilities of the Sales Assistant:

  • Communicating with outside and international vendors
  • Tracking inventory shipments
  • Ensuring that merchandise is delivered in a timely manner
  • Tracking the shipment process
  • Input data into internal system
  • Assist with documentation in buying meetings

Qualifications for the Sales Assistant:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Perform administrative duties
  • Identify priorities with a sense of urgency
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines, both independently and as part of a team
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to build relationships with cross functional teams and external partners
  • Sales and showroom experience preferred

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree 

Benefits: Eligible for Atrium Care Package

POSITION ID: 74500

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