Assistant Merchandiser

Description: 

Assistant Merchandiser - Men's Sportswear and Accessories  

Job Responsibilities  

Must have strong creative and organizational skills to sketch/Cad the following categories: Cut and sew knit tops, bottoms, denim, woven shirts, sweaters, outerwear, swim, socks, underwear and bags. Source, develop, and manage fabrics for men’s sportswear categories focusing on cost savings, sustainability, and prints development. Communicate daily with suppliers and factories to relay design comments, approvals, sample, and lab dip requests for seasonal development. Maintains and builds their own techpacks and technical design during development process. Prepare presentation boards, line sheets, merchandising plans, and catalogs. Provide support to sales team in a prompt and efficient manner including presentation preparation and planning. Convey clear instructions in concise and effective manner to maximize efficiency for mills and reduced costing. Contribute creative ideas for ways to improve processes and presentation. Manage and adhere to design calendar and attend all relevant product meetings as required.

Position Requirements  

2-4 years of related experience Ability to multi-task and prioritize Strong organizational, analytic, and creative skills Excellent sketch and tech pack knowledge Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and CAD Great at prioritizing and meeting deadlines Undergraduate degree in fashion design or related field

 

Department: 
Merchandising
Job Type: 
Full-time
Location: 
New York NY
Job Order ID: 
6683