ASSISTANT MERCHANT


Title: Assistant Merchant

Reports to: Merchant

Position Summary: Weissman is an international Costume and Dancewear Catalog/Web Retailer and manufacturer that is experiencing rapid growth. The Assistant Merchant is responsible for assisting in the execution of merchandising strategies for Costume/Dancewear businesses, supporting product development, in season management, purchasing, and marketing functions

Responsibilities:

Data Management: Responsible for maintaining data in assortment planning tools, as well as, communicating relevant merchandising information to cross-functional partners.

Competitor research and analysis: Use resources to research and analyze industry competitors. Present and communicate findings

Business Analysis: Responsible for gathering and preparing all information needed for weekly, seasonal, and annual business reviews, as well as, drawing product learning conclusions. Responsible for ad-hoc analysis as needed.\

Proofing: Responsible for accuracy of customer facing information for all business channels.

Product and Customer Research: Become an expert of the dance industry and Weissman customer

Expected Outcomes: T

imelines: Meet all Merchandising calendar deadlines throughout the product development cycle

Accuracy: Ensuring that all merchandising data is managed within systems and completed on a timely basis

Qualifications:

Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of Google Workspace and Excel

Strong attention to detail

Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills.

Demonstrate ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Ability to prioritize and be flexible to changes in priorities when necessary

Demonstrate ability to be a team player within merchandising and cross functional partners

Bachelor’s degree in fashion merchandising or equivalent

weissmans.com

dancewearsolutions.com

All candidates considered must be able to successfully complete a pre-employment background check and pre-employment drug screen.

To apply, send your resume with cover letter to careers@weissmans.com.