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Company:  Madewell
Location: 

Long Island City, NY, US, 11101

Date: 

Associate Merchant

Associate Merchant (handbags and soft accessories)

 

Product

  • Build Omni assortment
  • Initiate market/competitor analysis
  • Assist with merchandise and color edits
  • Partner with planning to maintain accuracy of space by reviewing pre-color comps
  • Communicates changes to planning, production and design
  • Participate in store visits
  • Adhere to the production and development calendar
  • Attend and present in boards meetings
  • Review and recommend reactions to current business trends
  • Maintain site; work with all cross functional teams to accomplish this

  

Financial

  • Prepare and analyze Omni selling recaps
  • Participate in planning, execution and in-season business analysis and action plan
  • Participate in inventory management and control with planning and distribution teams
  • Participate with pricing and profit strategies
  • Review new receipts against business trend to maximize sales and stock

 

People

  • Manage and train assistant
  • Execute brand strategy within lifestyle between cross-functional teams (i.e., production, planning, visual)
  • Communicate adjustments to agreed upon strategies to all relevant partners

 

Qualifications

  • Self motivated
  • Strong Excel Skills
  • Organized
  • Open to learn
  • Demonstrated business skills
  • Good communication skills; oral and written
  • 3+ years merchandising experience

We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.


Nearest Major Market: Brooklyn
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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