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Merchandising Assistants work alongside Merchandising Managers and perform duties such as: doing paperwork, assisting with inventories, networking with vendors, placing orders, preparing sales reports, and handling damaged goods and customer returns. The most successful sample resumes for Merchandising Assistants highlight skills like accuracy, attention to details, proactivity, attention to details, and communication. Commercial awareness and customer service orientation are also required. Employers select resumes displaying a high school diploma and previous experience in the field. Retail training often represents an advantage.

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Merchandising Assistant

Placed store orders with vendors and suppliers

  • Maintained and processed all vendor deals in my category
  • Prepared and processed all price reductions
  • Respond to vendors/suppliers calls and emails
  • Organized new vendor applications, certificates of insurance and credit information
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
GED
GED
C
Word Processing
32

Merchandising Assistant

Write engaging B2B, B2C, educational articles, category page headers, product
descriptions and other website content using SEO techniques

  • Review and edit website content across entire site
  • Build brand specific pages with custom content and category pages
  • Concept and design infographics and power point slides with Photoshop
  • Manage Merchandising Assistants and perform project management
  • Conduct pricing analysis and product comparisons to better position inventory in market
  • Evaluate site traffic with Google Analytics
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Creative Writing
33

Merchandising Assistant

  • Monitored and drafted weekly sales recaps to identify sales drivers, SKU productivity and obstacles
  • Responsible for reviewing all purchase orders for accuracy
  • Researched and analyzed competitors’ advertising and merchandising strategies
  • Printed line plans for season and updated all changes to be distributed to the merchandising team
  • Assisted in prep/set up of showroom and other key meetings
  • Tracked shipments and movement of merchandise within the organization: visual merchandising, marketing and e-commerce
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AAS
Marketing
BA
History
34

Merchandising Assistant

Daily updating of product database on company website. This included data entry, setting up new products, error correction and deleting products. Quality control, customer service and site accuracy

  • Interacted daily with vendors and manufacturers to maintain product information
  • Generated weekly inventory and sales reports
  • Performed competitive searches via the internet
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Business Administration
35

Merchandising Assistant- Fashion Jewelry

Coordinates, writes and produces monthly departmental newsletters on new vendors and product

  • Manages, generates and analyzes weekly stock to sales through Excel, Cognos and SPIN
  • Communicates and corresponds with over 50 jewelry associates on all customer issues and requests
  • Maintains vendor relations through daily correspondence with 15 major jewelry brands
  • Responsible for entering all purchase orders, transfers and RTVs for each vendor account
  • Assists buyers in analysis and assessment of sales performances of top fashion jewelry vendors in the dept.
  • Executes all departmental administrative tasks for head buyer and two assistant buyers
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
36

Merchandising Assistant

Map and plan new product placement prior to arrival to ensure an efficient and effective rollout for the highest volume store in the region

  • Reliably manage and direct the merchandising team for daily merchandise replenishment and store setup
  • Discuss and carry out direction from store director and merchandising manager to ensure alignment of goals and successful operation
  • Responsible for determining and executing product moves based on sales figures and inventory levels
  • Participate in walk-throughs with regional and market directors to discuss product moves and decisions
  • Maximize the shopping experience for clientele by creating visually appealing displays and looks that carry out the overall brand image
  • Assist and support employees and clientele in understanding product, styling, fit, function, and color
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
37

Accounts Receivable Specialist/ Merchandising Assistant

  • Assessment and improvement of various operations practices in close coordination with COO including inventory management and streamlining of the distribution and logistics systems.
  • Managed all Accounts Receivable functions, including but not limited to: invoice preparation, payment scheduling, and financial recordkeeping (credit memos, payments, chargeback resolution, etc.).
  • Managed and maintained all credit card processing functions to include 60-70% of all gross revenue.
  • Collected over $200,000 in delinquent receivables through efficient and amiable collection efforts.
  • Established successful merchandising tools for trade shows and photo shoots to increase appeal in keeping with brand image and product valuation.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Apparel Design And Merchandising
38

Merchandising Assistant

Provide support to Product Managers by ensuring sample and production pieces meet customer specifications

  • Take the lead in developing product for smaller and specialty accounts
  • Track all new samples and production pieces by keeping a detailed spreadsheet including pricing, sample numbers, fabric references, receipt dates, and approvals
  • Effectively communicate with the art department to ensure the highest level of quality
  • Review all artwork and ensure all details are as requested by the customer
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Management
MBA
Leadership Roles
39

Merchandising Assistant Store Manager

Daily store operations.(customer service, control labor and shrink, Forecasting sales and schedule coverage accordingly).

  • Process cash, credit, check, phone and internet sales.
  • Ensure store is grand opening ready( safe, in-stock, Packed down, and set to planogram or ad)
  • Build displays, change end-caps per MAP(Merchandise Action Planner).
  • Write Performance discussions and cycle reviews for ten department supervisors and a total of 135 associates.
  • Communicate sales drivers and ad specials at opening and closing meetings.
  • Control sales adjusted labor, Markdowns and Shrink Daily.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Equipment Operations
AS
Telecommunication
40

Merchandising Assistant

Allocating product and ensuring there are sufficient amount of product available for the website

  • Schedule, build, upload and update auctions to the site using Excel, Alamo, and Ubid
  • Create a vast amount of SKUs for all incoming product to add to internal inventory
  • Prepare and track product photography listings in a timely manner
  • Worked in various categories including Jewelry, Watches and Sporting Goods
  • Beginner in HTML & copywriting
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Integrative Studies; Fashion Merchandising, Sociology, Business

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