Freelance Merchandise Assistant
55 Thomas Street New York, NY 10013
Job Title: Freelance Merchandising Assistant
Location: New York, NY
Duration: ASAP – 8/16
Full time hours
Merchandise Assistant Work effectively as a member of the cross functional brand team by communicating clearly and focusing on team objectives.
Manage Samples. Keep samples organized and up to date for use in merchant presentations, visual set-ups, and seasonal marketing.
Enter and approve markdowns, markups, and promotions. Ensure accuracy of markdowns, promotional pricing and effective dates.
Plan and prioritize workload to meet deadlines and increase efficiency.
Advanced computer skills in Excel and email with an aptitude for learning new programs.
Demonstrate strong ability to be financially responsible and understand financial implications of mistakes.
Strong organizational and planning skills to ensure timely and accurate execution of responsibilities.
Strong ability to identify and execute priorities with a sense of urgency. Handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
Strong communication and relationship/team skills.
2 year degree, 4 year degree preferred. Retail experience preferred
Years of Experience
3 to 7