Merchandise Assistant Resume Samples

A Merchandise assistant works along with Merchandiser and carries out various administrative and operational tasks. The most successful Merchandise Assistant Resume incorporates the following job roles – networking with vendors, preparing sales records, placing records, doing paperwork, handling damaged goods or customer returns, placing orders to suppliers, researching for new suppliers and products, assisting store staff in merchandise placements and sending payments to suppliers.

The most necessary skills and qualifications expected from a merchandise assistant are – Knowledge of MS Office software mainly in word processing and Spreadsheet, strong personal and service skills, sound knowledge of raw materials, costs and quality control. Basic knowledge of math, negotiation skills and strong attention to detail are also critical for this job role. Employers while hiring for the merchandise assistant post, pick the resumes that portray a High School Diploma with previous experience.

Merchandise Assistant Resume example

Merchandise Assistant Resume

Headline : To obtain a position within a Creative Field, to utilize creative talents and background in the corporate environment. Obtain a position that will provide the ability to apply work experience to a growing company

Skills : Discrepancy Investigation, Vendor setups, Product sampling, Clerical Support, Proficiency in MS Office suite.

Description :

    1. Performs organizational duties and team support, and assists with the buying team's needs.
    2. Accurately creates styles, writes purchase orders, and assists deadlines and the supervisor's direction.
    3. Successfully completes Price changes, perms, and status promotion campaigns.
    4. Effectively communicates with team members to promote efficiency, organization, productivity, and accuracy.
    5. Successfully ensures that the entire assortment is represented on the internal web and advertising teams.
    6. Manages to multitask, while changing priorities in a fast passed environment.
    7. Successfully educates stores on bonus pricing, through promotions and provide an opportunity to increase sales.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS


Merchandise Assistant ll Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging position with a growth-oriented company to further utilize professional experience and provide an opportunity for advancement. Excellent multiple tasks and diffuse tense situations.

Skills : Public Relations, Customer Service Manager, Teamwork, Customer Service, Access, Excel, Editing.

Description :

    1. Assisted Buyers and Assistant Buyers in Sporting goods, Toys and Stationery departments with day to day responsibilities.
    2. Supported retail stores with customer service and merchandise related issues.
    3. Worked directly with distributors writing, processing, and changing purchase orders.
    4. Set-up and maintained existing and new merchandise for the stores.
    5. Compiled and processed Advertising and Planning Systems for meetings.
    6. Other duties included distributing mail, copying, faxing, filing, and composing correspondence to vendors.
    7. Assist the stocks manager in performing routine functions and selling skills and product knowledge
    8. Responsible for working with customers with proficient guest incremental sales.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Merchandise Assistant lll Resume

Objective : Energetic Merchandise Assistant Administrative and consistently seeking opportunities for growth and increasing merchandising knowledge. Works effectively and productively within negotiated time frames.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cashier, Handling Of Large Amounts Of Money.

Description :

    1. Customer service, cashiering, maintaining proper merchandise department registers.
    2. Scheduling of department breaks and lunches, performed "stock" duties when necessary.
    3. Sales associate in the offered to be merchandise assistant for the girls and the men's department.
    4. Choose the men's department and excelled as they began to learn new responsibilities.
    5. Skills Used Excellent customer service, the ability to perform several tasks at once when needed.
    6. Reliable, trustworthy and able to perform well when under any type of pressure.
    7. Assisted customers with merchandise exchanges and returns.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Asst. Merchandise Assistant Resume

Headline : Strategic and analytical business professional with success in budget analysis and merchandising. Highly skilled at fashion analysis through financing and merchandising. Currently seeking a position in buying and planning.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, Customer Service, Sales.

Description :

    1. Assistant and provided onboarding for new hire employees, charts ensuring critical and accurate data entry.
    2. Consistently preserved a customer first mindset through comp shopping, offsite merchant meetings, and global business analysis.
    3. Sent daily projection reports to the team using numerous reporting tools.
    4. Partnered with recommending action based on weekly business performance within the Sweaters department.
    5. Effectively communicated business needs with various cross-functional partners Online, Marketing, Visual, and PR.
    6. Wrote and edited seasonal Product Knowledge content needed for field associates.
    7. Partnered with Production for solution oriented the Distribution Center with no retail risk.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate. Merchandise Assistant Resume

Headline : Exceptional communication skills and willingness to get to know customers with results of better shopping experience and consistent customer retention.

Skills : Teamwork, Team Building, Team Leader, Analytics, Reporting, Data Analysis, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Purchase Order Tracking and PO confirmation, price changes.
    2. Monitor purchase order status, track production.
    3. Maintained shipping schedule both foreign and domestic in Excel & followed up on all shipments.
    4. Partnered with visual merchandising, resolved in-store issues guidelines meet Cost Plus standards.
    5. Proofread ad signs for promos and store events.
    6. Created merchandise proposal to Client Teams for new programs within acceptable guidelines.
    7. Custom Program reports of inventory or via the customer service department.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Merchandise Assistant/Executive Resume

Headline : A driven, detail-oriented and experienced Merchandise Marketing professional offering development, open to buy, and inventory productivity measures.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AS400.

Description :

    1. Serve as assistant to buyer and assistant buyers on an eight-person merchandising team, working with boy's basics and seasonal product.
    2. Utilize Oracle systems to oversee the setup and needed maintenance of all items within the boy's basics area.
    3. Build strong relationships with vendors, communicating daily about various aspects of the business.
    4. Pull and analyze various selling reports as needed by the team.
    5. Manage all samples for the team and prepare them weekly for marketing projects and online imaging.
    6. Attend e-commerce marketing meetings, ensuring the seasonal products.
    7. Conduct weekly site audits to ensure the accuracy of imaging and copy online.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Merchandise Assistant/Supervisor Resume

Objective : Hard worker and try best to get things done, when they are told to do so. An outgoing person an take the responsibility very seriously. Regular associate until got promoted to the leadership team.

Skills : Analytics, Vendor Relations, Merchandising, Communications, Purchasing, Visual Merchandising.

Description :

    1. Assisted buyers in daily business functions including sales analysis, store communication, and pricing recommendations.
    2. Completed all contracts for vendor advertising allowance, automatic-replenishment, and vendor on-boarding.
    3. Created all product signage, assisted visual with planograms and seasonal merchandise directives.
    4. Maintained primary responsibility of ensuring inventory receipts were processed for timely in-store delivery.
    5. Developed and maintained the buyer's pricing calendars to ensure accurate execution of pricing strategies.
    6. Cultivated and maintained partnerships with vendors, and merchandise support and e-commerce.
    7. Provided customer service to stakeholders both internally and externally.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Merchandise Assistant/Specialist Resume

Headline : Confident, creative, and goal-oriented merchandiser dedicated to executing and promotional, and advertising strategies.A significant contribution to the success of your company.

Skills : Logistics Management, Sales, Inventory Management, Logistics.

Description :

    1. Assisted the Apparel Missy Top's Buyer to manage the category knowledge, and as a point of contact for the suppliers.
    2. Ordered and assembled all merchandise samples, from including shareholders.
    3. Handled all Marketing aspects involving the Missy Tops category.
    4. Helped manage buys via keying in orders and determining ratios of distribution by store size and locale.
    5. Created apparel stories for the Wal-Mart circular by working w/various departments to develop new trends.
    6. Assisted in making decisions concerning future decisions and analysis for the various market baskets.
    7. Compiled style reports, sales reports, inventory and revenue reports to vendors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Merchandise Assistant//Consultant Resume

Headline : Merchant professional seeking an opportunity within the retail environment where prior experience and skills can be fully utilized to support sales growth and organizational goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Teamwork, Customer Service, Access, Excel, Editing.

Description :

    1. Prepared and enter store communication projects under the directions of the Department Director.
    2. Responded efficiently and effectively to store and new vendor inquiries under the direction of the Buyers.
    3. Set up approved new vendors and follow through to the final set-up.
    4. Completed new titles set-up files as requested by the Director and Buyers.
    5. Coordinated core and promotional planograms and displays various marketing projects.
    6. Managed the official graphic requests for e-Planner and the Visual Merchandising Standards publication for the department.
    7. Entered titles and promotional codes as required for all promotions and displays.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Merchandise Assistant/Coordinator Resume

Headline : Obtain a position as a team player was able to use customer service experience and communication skills in a challenging environment to achieve corporate goals.

Skills : 10-key, Typing, Admin Assistant, Cisco IP Phone, Avaya Console.

Description :

    1. Compiled information on previous orders for procurement of material for the next season's new orders.
    2. Verified all cost and retail prices with the vendor, account executive, and buyer.
    3. Completed spreadsheets to determine initial markup and maintained percentage.
    4. Entered all new orders, handled pricing inquires and issues with the stores.
    5. Maintained weekly open to buy documentation, filing, answering telephones and faxing.
    6. Also entered price markdowns, markups, markdown reversals and markup cancellations by style through the Price Management Facility on-line.
    7. Analyzed weekly sales by vendor and store by style, color to determine what merchandise is and/or is not selling in the stores.
    8. This information was compiled into a spreadsheet and viewed by the management team.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Merchandise Assistant Resume

Headline : Self-motivated, well-organized and detail oriented Proficient with various software including Excel and Adobe Hands-on finance and marketing work experience.

Skills : Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word,Teamwork, Customer Service, Access, Excel, Editing.

Description :

    1. Presented report during department meetings, identified risks for future transitions, and trained new Merchandise Assistants.
    2. Collaborated with suppliers in setting up club demos and organized taste panels to determine the best product for the club.
    3. Assisted with large product transitions to effect upcoming packaging changes and brands team to implement new brands.
    4. Completed pricing changes monthly to help category gain market share.
    5. Grew subcategory more than in investment markets and more than overall.
    6. Ensured compliance in regulated pricing to mitigate financial exposure.
    7. Data analysis of items, cost, prices, competition for assigned category Earned Achievement in Service.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS