444 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10022
Title: Merchandise Manager
Company: Luxury RTW and Accessories Brand
Location: New York, NY
- Own and drive handbag and accessories categories.
- Maintain alignment with Sourcing, Design, Product Development and Planning.
- Work cross-functionally with Regional Merchandising team to gain product feedback and market research.
- Analyze daily/weekly sales reports and propose strategy.
- Develop and present the range plan for approval including pricing strategy, COO and competition strategy.
- Accountable for the sample budgets/tracking for the category.
- Manage PLM data entry.
- Conduct competitive analysis.
- Partner with Pricing team to understand price-bands across currencies and maintain data to support the price structure in PLM.
- Organize and coordinate collection notes and buying guides.
- Coordinate and support all administration duties relating to market training.
- Retail experience and mindset
- Luxury handbags and accessories experience a must
- Has lead a merchant team
- Passion for commerce/product
- Demonstrates commercial instinct
- Strong Analytical, retail math and Excel skills