Wholesale Merchandising Assistant
x Los Angeles, CA 90012
Title of Job: Wholesale Merchandising Assistant
Company Description: Luxury Accessories Brand
Location: Downtown LA
-Assist US Sales Director in managing the Major Wholesale Accounts
-Help execute strategies set by management in order to maximize sales and margins, support and promote the brand and maintain strong relationships with customers.
-Help drive account profitability through door-by-door action plans and analysis based on account performance; perform weekly sales/inventory analysis and ad hoc reports
-Monitor sell-through and make recommendations to accounts on products to reorder seasonally
-Provide feedback from accounts on trends, callouts and partner with Senior Sales team to react to the business
-Support Market week and Trade Shows
-Assist in creating line plans seasonally for Major Accounts
-Assist in creating visual directives for accounts
-Help create training and product knowledge manuals for wholesale division
-Coordinate projections by door with Merchandising team
-Write seasonal orders with style numbers and pricing
-Ensure POs are entered, orders are shipping on time and with correct product
-Own administrative duties including but not limited to updating excel spreadsheets, responding to emails and phone calls, checking ad copy, proofreading orders, writing sample orders, etc.
-Track shipping throughout season for core and special order product
-College Degree preferred
-1-3 years’ experience in Wholesale, Merchandising and/or Buying environment.
-Strong presentation and communication skills.
-Extremely detail-oriented with excellent follow through.
-Strong sense of personal style and pulse on luxury fashion world