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Assistants Merchandiser offer operational and administrative support to retail company managers. Based on the most successful sample resumes, common work activities for these employees are analyzing sales records, predicting consumer behavior, networking with vendors, and monitoring inventories. Employers select resumes showcasing commercial expertise, sales orientation, organization, good networking skills, and time management. Computer proficiency represents an advantage. Most Assistants Merchandiser hold a high school diploma and undergraduate degrees from trading schools, and have undergone on-the-job training.

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Assistant Merchandiser, Weekend Student Supervisor and Customer Service Representative

Handled cash as a cashier and assisted Customers on the Sales Floor.

  • Assisted with ordering merchandise for the store and managed social media page for the College Square.
  • Styled mannequins for the sales floor and arranged window displays.
  • Designed flyers for marketing and planned various marketing events such as holiday parties and special sales events.
  • Supervised 6 student workers and managed the store on weekends.
  • Devised and maintained labor work schedule for student labor staff.
  • Handled customer complaints and other customer concerns.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
African And African American Studies
12

Assistant Merchandiser

  • Managed product development process for 600+ SKUs annually from concept to in store delivery,
  • Worked with Marketing to develop strategic launch plans and promotions; identify key PR opportunities and drive awareness to maximize profitability
  • Oversaw monthly online launches: reviewing product details, editing copy, approving images and visual
  • Actively participated in financial planning/recapping of business and presented weekly financials to senior
  • Reviewed monthly open-to-buy, developing strategies to refine the business/meet financial goals
  • Met directly with vendors/licensees to create and tailor an exclusive assortment
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Marketing
13

Assistant Merchandiser

Generated and analyzed weekly, monthly, and quarterly sales reports to identify trends and in-store traffic

  • Utilized trend and historical data analysis to assist in product development
  • Managed copy process for the internet and catalog departments which included providing product data content template layouts, and ensuring final proof accuracy for production
  • Coordinated visual set presentation meetings and communicated visual directives to all stores
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BBA
Marketing
14

Assistant Merchandiser – M & D Department - Sweaters & Knits, Wovens, and Swim – Freelance Consultant

  • Assisted merchandisers in both Junior's and Men's SMU and Men's in-line
  • Designed Junior's and Men's product [above] for Holiday 2012 and Spring 2013
  • Communicated and met with vendors, buyers, reps, sales, and production
  • Created CADS, cost sheets, art pages, tech packs, matrixes, and line plans
  • Organized and maintained history of current styles throughout the development process
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Merchandise Product Development
15

Assistant Merchandiser

  • Analyzed sales data and performance from historical database and generated sales reports
  • Cooperated with buying teams to make purchase plans by analyzing inventory level and forecasting sales
  • Established costs sheets and negotiated costs, terms and placement with vendors
  • Managed clients account information and coordinated delivery schedule between suppliers, factories and logistics department to expedite the whole process according to due dates and production orders
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BE
Fashion International Business And Marketing
MS
Fashion Merchandising And Management
16

Assistant Merchandiser

  • Responsible for daily management, maintenance and communication of seasonal merchandising collection with annual sales over $550 million.
  • Created and prepared various tools to communicate, present and sell seasonal collections.
  • Performed market research and data analysis of wholesale and retail selling for the development of strategic initiatives.
  • Presented and distributed sales and market research and analysis reports to all departments and senior management.
  • Partnered with Planning, Sales and Finance in developing forecasted financial planning assortments.
  • Managed all systems and operations duties within Merchandising Department.
  • Contributed to the development of a proprietary global merchandising and operations system.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Finance
MBA
Finance
17

Account Executive/assistant Merchandiser

Analyzed every aspect of bestsellers (for example, the bestselling price points, colors or styles), and ensuring that bestsellers reach their full potential; monitored slow sellers, and taking action to reduce prices or set promotions as necessary; gathered information on customers' reactions to products; analyzed previous season's sales and reported on the current season's lines; making financial presentations to senior managers; accompanied buyers on visits to manufacturers to appreciate production processes

  • Negotiated contract terms with clients and successfully closed sales reaching a particular target company budget
  • Developed and maintained close relations with local contractors to meet the client's needs and personally meet potential clients and explain the merits the company's merchandise
  • Worked closely with the merchandiser and owner's to agree and review departmental plans and to ensure that the correct procedures are followed at all stages
  • Provided the merchandiser with relevant and timely analysis and planning documentations to the owner's to present to the host companies
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Accounting
Business
Marketing
18

Assistant Merchandiser

Supervised a team of 4 manufacturers who conducted sample tests of prototype sheeting for buyers. Produced reports for and won approvals from buyers.

  • Formulated price breakdowns based on cost, processed purchase orders using SAP software and acted as a liaison between the merchandising department, suppliers and production units.
  • Administered the full production of approximately 1,000,000 meters including selecting the yarn quality, weaving pattern, dyeing requirements and final shipping procedures to clients
  • Acquired price negotiation skills with suppliers and expedited procurement activities to obtain timely delivery of raw materials for the company.
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Textile Technology
MA
Master of Arts
19

Assistant Merchandiser

Execute fit submissions, production patterns, and development samples for accounts, relaying comments to proceed in production.

  • Sustained strong revenue gains despite a fiercely competitive & declining market; along with uncovering new channels of distribution.
  • Held a perfect attendance record & improved ties with industry association to increase market share facilitating new product lines.
  • Process cut tickets, follow procedures of fabric purchase orders, and assign correct lot numbers to specified accounts for reorders.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Marketing And Textiles, Fashion Merchandising, & Design
MA
Entrepreneurship & Fashion Management
20

Assistant Merchandiser, Jewelry

Drove business strategies to deliver ~$50 M in annual retail sales for a women's specialty chain (330 stores)

  • Planned monthly assortments, including development of design frameworks, with respect to history and trend
  • Identified opportunities to maximize the business, including new products & promotions
  • Analyzed and reported financials on a weekly, monthly & quarterly basis
  • Partnered with Planning to develop seasonal financial class frameworks, manage inventory & markdowns
  • Drove cross-functional team & led weekly meetings, which included Design, P.D., Production, Planning & Ecommerce
  • Partnered with Production to achieve IMU goals, quality, on-time delivery & consistent fit
  • Managed & developed Assistant Merchandiser
  • Monitored the marketplace, including identifying trends, price points, in-store environment & promotions
  • Collaborated with Visual Merchandising, Public Relations & Marketing to strengthen business strategies
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BBA
Marketing & Management

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