Assistant Merchandiser, North America Calvin Klein Underwear - The Underwear Group

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 21 hours ago
Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Assistant Merchandiser for Calvin Klein Underwear is a key partner to the senior merchandiser and responsible for assisting in North America product strategy and brand growth. He or she is responsible for helping the team with the development of the North America assortment, merchandise strategies and facilitating department deliverables that support in meeting these objectives.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES OF THE JOB:
Provide day to day merchandising support to the senior merchandiser
Assists in product vision and building the North America merchandising assortment
Collaborate with key cross functional partners on a day to day basis
Responsible for adhering to calendar and critical deadlines
Coordinate and manage samples and showroom set up
Creation of all sales samples requests
Assist in preparation for key milestone deliverables; create and compile line sheets for each market, as well as key selling tools for market
Support senior merchandiser to provide sales and NA regional teams with product knowledge and serve as an informational resource
Support with late add requests from inception through execution
Responsible for the input and updating of data in merchandising tools seasonal line matrix
Responsible for all system and data updates i.e. 7th online and XPC
Understanding of the North America consumer; research and support with competitor landscape analysis as required and call out product opportunities

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Experience: 1-2 years Merchandising experience

Education: Bachelors Degree in Merchandising or related field

Skills:
Detail oriented
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Strong interpersonal, organizational, and teamwork skills
High level of analytical skills and conceptual creative ability
Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
General understanding of retail math
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