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Assistant Merchandiser at Perry Ellis International Inc.

Posted in Art 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Miami, Florida

Job Description:

Assistant Merchandiser

 

Perry Ellis International is seekikng an Assistant Merchandiser to manage the development and execution of fashion product in accordance with agreed upon design, pricing and brand strategy.

RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Maintain design calendar and development process with merchandiser to ensure timely completion.

  • Participates in merchandising strategies and seasonal line plans to build profitable assortments that will meet internal margin goals.

  • Helps to prepare national marketing strategies to finalize pricing and margins with sales, planning, sourcing and management

  • Works closely with merchandiser and director of merchandising as well as design director to monitor assortments and maintain consistent brand image

  • Learn to understand target customer….shop retail stores to provide competitive analysis to enhance brand strategies and opportunities

  • Interface with all functional areas of the business (design, sales, sourcing, marketing) to maintain successful workflow

  • Learn to analyze retail sales with planning and design team to identify opportunities

  • Support sales staff in all design related needs

  • Work with marketing department to ensure brand image is consistent

  • Keep past, current and upcoming seasons assortment and merch costing sheets updated with latest pricing and margins

  • Upload LDPs into Citrix merch costing system

  • Coordinate meetings dates and times

REQUIREMENTS 


  • BA or BS Degree

  • 2 years retail buying or wholesale experience

  • Proficient in MS Office and Google

  • Knowledge of retail math

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize and multitask

  • Strong analytical and decision making skills

  • Ability to interact with varying personalities

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