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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 Store Manager

Responsible for high level execution of company objectives (customer service, store appearance and product availability). Directly responsible for team development to ensure better interpretation of the business acumen. Increased store inventory and expanded merchandise purchases, resulting in increased store traffic and profits. Worked directly with the store manager to develop sales and marketing strategies to increase sales and profitability.

  • Increase overall store appearance to ensure shop-ability
  • Enhanced customer service environment through proper staffing, associate training, and product placement
  • Increased sales volume by 5% and increased transactions by 10% in less than one year.
  • Increased customer service rating by 70 BPS (basis points).
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Business Management
Computer Information Systems
12

Merchandising Assistant at Carter's/osh Kosh B'gosh

Researched data for budget and planning purposes, exceeding expected deadlines.

  • Communicated and updated weekly pricing, allowing for accurate and timely product reset.
  • Prepared weekly, monthly, quarterly, seasonal and adhoc reporting, improving Monday report
  • Trained new hires on inventory software and policy, supporting proper product distribution and allocation goals.
  • Maintained product samples for review, projections, and advertising, with increased efficiency.
  • Streamlined operation manuals, providing consistent formatting and simplification of processes.
  • Generated shipping, tracking and claim information for delivery challenges, monitoring the process through resolution.
  • Processed orders and cancels, cleared shipping and credit card declines to maintain customer satisfaction and database integrity.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Marketing Management
13

Merchandising Assistant

Performed analysis of product sales, profitability, and related performance to help determine proper product selection.

  • Developed process with Inventory Managers to ensure maximization of vendor shipping on international orders to reduce overall costs to the company.
  • Lead Project Manager for the Country Door merchandising turnover.
  • Evaluated and determine incoming freight, product costs, variance, and duty on all specification sheets.
  • Interacted and collaborated ideas with Merchandiser and Catalog Managers during creative review.
  • Reviewed pack presentation sheets, quotes, QA specification sheets, vendor artwork, and spread layouts.
  • Researched internet for product and pricing analysis. Built and established productive relationships with vendors to set appropriate pricing and MOQ.
  • Developed competitor analysis based on product, pricing, page space, and internet presentation within the Country Door market.
  • Analyzed and addressed any issues on the return rate comparison report.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Marketing
BS
Marketing
14

Merchandising Assistant Store Manager

Manage a team of 7 Department supervisors to hit key metric for the store and districts

  • Responsible for maintaining departments on-hand reports, updated and requesting orders from manufacturers, and transfer product to prevent out of stocks.
  • Manage a staff of 150+ associates. Trained, coached, and mentored new supervisors.
  • Primary contact for escalated customer issues, ensuring current staff is focused, and that the customers are satisfied with their shopping experience at the store.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
15

Merchandising Assistant for Women's Accessories Footwear

Merchandised Women's Footwear sales as well as cross-divisional Women's sales

  • Analyzed sale performance and spoke to findings and reactive strategies at business review meetings
  • Attended market appointments and maintained ongoing correspondence with my own brand matrix regarding new inventory offers, upcoming sales, and sell-through reports
  • Wrote purchase orders and managed shipping and logistics for sample and bulk PO's
  • Attended weekly creative meetings to manage the copy and editorial assets of all Women's Footwear sales
  • Researched trends within the market and inventory on hand in order to offer innovative sales
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Studio Art
16

Merchandising Assistant

Assisted in developing the global children and baby apparel lines from concept to buy meeting

  • Worked with the sales team with international partners on market requests per season
  • Assisted the Associate Merchandisers in prioritizing, pricing and assorting the merchandise
  • Managed and prepared all samples for all meetings
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Fashion Merchandising
BA
Fashion Merchandising
17

Merchandising Assistant

Assisted three buyers in all day to day tasks

  • Created SKU's for bulk and merchandise samples
  • Ensured products were aligned with quality and brand standards
  • Coordinated with various departments to ensure products were ready to air
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Retail & Consumer Science
18

Merchandising Assistant

Resolved customer issues satisfactorily.

  • Dressed store front and or models.
  • Conducted clothing placement by following department designed plan.
  • Updated clothing rounds and racks daily.
  • Marketed and arranged new store items.
  • Organized and assisted freight department.
  • Exercised good time management skills.
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
19

Merchandising Assistant, Women's

Accurately and promptly managed purchase order entry for entire Women's division

  • Responsible for all price management including markdowns, price changes, and costing updates
  • Generated weekly style selling reports for team analyzing several metrics
  • Supported buying team and assisted in buying process
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Communication Studies
20

Merchandising Assistant & Customer Service Rep

Answered customers phone calls, and answered their concerns and questions in a friendly and positive manner.

  • Called customers to request information needed for their accounts and purchases.
  • Increased the company's presence online by using social media platforms such as Facebook, Pinterest, Polyvore, Twitter, Tumblr, Wordpress,
  • Helped manage customer base via emails, phone calls, and social media platforms.
  • edited unique content for the company's blog and social media accounts such as Instagram, Twitter, and Wordpress.
  • Helped manage ecommerce website powered by Magento, one of the most powerful ecommerce platforms on the market today.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
8
months
at this job
AS
Arts

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