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Merchandiser, Jewelry

New York, NY

Company Description

Marc Jacobs International

Job Description

Merchandiser will be responsible for Womens Jewelry for Marc by Marc Jacobs

  • Effectively partner with design to influence assortment
  • Responsible for projections and purchasing
  • Build Seasonal Merchandise Assortment plans and present to design and product development
  • Effectively manage development throughout the creation process to insure sku counts are in line with intended adoption
  • Analyze¬† weekly selling reports and utilize knowledge to make informed product recommendations
  • End of season hindsight: create reports to analyze group, style and color performance
  • Pricing analysis: assess average retails, provide comprehensive competitive information and insure balance across all tiers
  • Maintain keen awareness of competitive landscape
  • Partner with sales teams to understand product needs by region
  • Proactively manage core/replenishment inventory
  • Manage assistant merchandiser and insure work is accurate and priorities are clearly outlined
  • Oversee management of market and press samples

Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree required
  • 4 to 5 years of experience in merchandising strongly preferred
  • Strong listening, written and exceptional oral communication skills required
  • Team-oriented with ability to interact with partners throughout the organization at all levels; ability to negotiate and influence peers and members of cross-functional team
  • Outstanding attention to detail and accuracy required
  • Excellent product sensibility
  • Ability to react quickly with a strong sense of urgency
  • Flexible and adaptive to changing priorities; able to organize and prioritize workload to meet deadlines
  • Ability to navigate in ambiguous situations
  • Demonstrate strong logical analysis and problem solving skills; comprehensive understanding of retail math
  • Must be proficient in Excel and Powerpoint

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.