Merchandising assistants are accountable for providing administrative assistance to the merchandising managers, the job description of these merchandising assistants’ projects core job activities such as – collecting data and analyzing, compiling data efficiently, maintaining and reconciling accounts, creating invoices, sending checks, entering and validating data, analyzing and writing reports, creating documentation and presentations, updating and maintaining product catalogs, descriptions, maintaining cordial relation with suppliers, organizing calendars, sending correspondence and coordinating meetings.
As the merchandizing mangers solely depend on their assistants for merchandising activities, these assistants are supposed to demonstrate a thorough knowledge of MS Office suite, SAP, Lotus Notes and other database software; these assistants should work under minimal supervision and maintain a professional and friendly demeanor, they should also hone their strong negotiation skills for securing this job position. Some hiring firms require an associate’s degree in the field of business, advertising or the related; while many normally accept a Merchandising Assistant Resume that depicts skills and experience in lieu of a degree.
Summary : Obtain a position that would best utilize experience in standard office procedures, patient care, customer service, assisting, contract procedures, maintaining operations.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Ms-excel, Communication Skills.
Cleaned and maintained neat and orderly product displays Communicated merchandise needs and issues to appropriate supervisors.
Assisted to one retail buyer and one catalog buyer Responsible for Games and Puzzles, Math, Art, and Impulse categories.
Worked with customers and manufacturers on orders Delivered bad news in a positive light to customers during phone conversations.
Worked closely with two other staff members on a team and also trained one staff member.
Reviewed and managed a database containing logs of shipments for product quality assurance.
Duties included purchasing vendor programs, inventory, and price regulation, scheduling a staff of six associates.
Reported directly to the Department Manager. Maintaining department standards, customer service, and working daily with national vendors.
Merchandising Assistant II Resume
Objective : To work in a diverse and challenging work environment.Work for a company that can grow and develop career experience with. Ability Summary Familiar with all office equipment.
Skills : Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint: Weave, Knit, Print.
Conducted clothing placement by following department designed plan. Organized and assisted the freight department.
Provided customer support to customers and wholesale clients Input product information on various platforms.
Maintained shared documents online for representatives Responsible for managing product inventory Fulfilled product orders.
Assisted manager in a selection of inventory, organizing department, sales overseeing department employees, and assigning their duties.
Responsible for: Follow up project sample and order, delivery arrangement, and general clerical work.
Reported for all jewelry brands Assisted in pricing product assortments in order to meet margin goals.
Communicated with Planning and Allocation and stores via email or phone General office responsibilities.
Merchandising Assistant/Co-ordinator Resume
Headline : Extensive customer service, data entry, clerical and administrative experience. Able to communicate effectively and handle a variety of office equipment. Professional, efficient, accurate and well organized.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Ms-excel.
Supervised a team of five cashiers. Handled cash, check, and credit transactions using a cash register.
Assisted in the selection of merchandise, media campaigns, and department promotions.
Charged of bookkeeping to include counting daily earnings in the department.
Responsible for assisting customers with concerns and merchandise selection. Achieved sales quota every quarter.
Created and manage vendor chargeback's and debit memos Maintain product showroom and vendor samples Issue weekly sales.
Assisted the Buyer achieving in annual revenue in retail store sales; set up and order items for sale in the retail store and follow up on their shipment.
Supported and communicate orally and in writing with a regional, district, and retail managers in the field; provide ideas for new product and packaging artwork.
Merchandising Assistant /Supervisor Resume
Headline : Experience in apparel production along with over five years in a retail environment as a sales associate, visual merchandiser, and photographer. Dedicated, passionate, and well-rounded individual.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel, HTML, Power point.
Assigned everyone on the shipment team to each section in the store to process.
Organized and assisted in the development and presentation of new graphics to key accounts Utilized data entry skills to order.
Organized and distribute samples to key accounts and sales representatives as needed Reviewed customer orders and reports.
Assisted in implementing and educating fellow associates on new processes Skills Used Multi-tasking, Strong communication skills.
Built relationships with customers with the goal of increasing points of availability, promotional displays, and volume per outlet.
Monitored volume per outlet to understand areas for improvement and reason for success - Increasing brand awareness.
Assisted vendors with online market registration. Enter member orders and purchase orders Coordinate annual vendor rebate program.
Merchandising Assistant I Resume
Objective : Military veteran with 6 years of security, watch standing, forklift operating, equipment monitoring, performing preventive and corrective maintenance checks on 4 Detroit diesel engines.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Photoshop, Power point, MySQL.
Coordinated closely with stores to implement inventory control in a high volume retail environment.
Provided liaison between vendors, buyers, and stores. Investigated merchandise tagging problems and took corrective action.
Advised and updated management and sales team regarding tagging issues.
Accurately communicated merchandise markdowns from Senior Merchandiser. Utilized margins and percentages to correct sale pricing.
Produced purchase orders, product transfers, and product spreadsheets for buyer Assembled sections of merchandise Stockbook.
Generated monthly and quarterly selling reports to create a SWOT analysis to provide feedback across multiple departments.
Facilitated bi-weekly meetings between Merchandising and Product Development departments to ensure product delivery.
Merchandising Assistant/Analyst Resume
Summary : To acquire a respectable position where can be productive in a professional and exciting working atmosphere. Able to maximize potential and be a significant factor in the organization's growth.
Skills : Adobe Suite - InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator,.
Entered the data given by the Category Managers for MDM to correctly set the item up for GMS.
Entered all the Deal Contracts for Spartannash for their various Pre-Sells and Seasonal Shows.
Processed the Deal Contracts assigned to for their open stock items.
Researched reports showing deals not flowing to the billing systems. Researched purchase orders and deductions.
Contacted vendors and brokers if necessary to receive more information.
Regulated dried distiller grain (DDG) purchase contracts using daily generated position reports Improved operational efficiency.
Negotiated weekly commodity shipments with plant merchandisers for East Coast market zones.
Produced layout plans for the store to maximize customer interest and sales Displayed merchandise effectively.
Merchandising Assistant/Supervisor Resume
Summary : Significant management and group healthcare insurance experience Strong leadership and management Champions change skills - both Public and Private sector Coaches for performance Strong negotiation skills.
Skills : Insurance, Management, Project Management, Program Management.
Responsible for the maintenance of all merchandise in-store over in volume Responsible for acting in an assistant manager capacity.
Responsible for receiving and checking in all store merchandise in a regular, timely, and efficient manner.
Responsible for heading up yearly inventory in the home store and participated in other regional store inventories.
Worked directly with Hallmark Corporate Office Management, product buyers, and design merchandisers in new product development.
Product tested and floor design and revisions Responsible for improvements in the maintenance of all files.
Participated in special projects with other regional stores and Hallmark Corporate Home Office Management Responsible for creating, resetting.
Responsible for product revisions and floor moves. Merchandising Assistant.
Lead Merchandising Assistant Resume
Summary : Merchandising Assistant is responsible for assisting the store manager with the daily operations of our store. This includes managing the visual merchandising of the store, working with other departments to ensure that the store is running smoothly, and ensuring that our customers have a positive shopping experience.
Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook; Adobe In Design, Illustrator.
Maintained styles using PLM/PDM; documented material change updates and delivery of new colors; estimated on-time deliveries.
Developed cost matrix and scenario analysis to support coalition initiatives.
Managed SKUs using PLM/PDM; eliminated unneeded products.
Provided product development research support from idea to introduction.
Conducted fiber content research; sent product labeling.
Approved submissions for label layouts; verified price, UPC, color name, and company logo; defined spec alignment quality.
Responsible for generating, maintaining, and distributing modular execution reports to the team and cross-functional partners.
Asst. Merchandising Assistant Resume
Summary : Provide support to senior management personnel by effectively performing duties that require considerable confidentiality, initiative, tact, and mature and independent judgment.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, and Outlook.
Priced, labeled; sized, and stocked floor displays. Maintained a clean and orderly work environment.
Monitored floor items for damaged goods; proper pricing and labels.
Assisted the Sports Licensing buying teams for both collegiate and professional sports.
Responsible for all product categories in both hard and soft goods for all major sports leagues.
Managed the day-to-day fundamentals of the business from product setups to pricing to vendor reviews to have a product ready for sale by event launch date.
Management duties related to opening and closing the store, receiving and unloading product shipments, inventory.
Provided comprehensive support to the Customer Representative (buyer) as well as a principal liaison with the company's distribution centers.
Merchandising Assistant/Technician Resume
Objective : Dedicated and creative worker with a passion for the fashion and beauty industry. Through educational and professional background gained proficiency in various computer programs.
Skills : Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Word Perfect, Outlook.
Helped design floor sets and inspiration collages for all stores in order to understand the look and feel of the collections.
Entered in markdowns, purchase orders, and ticketing reports into the Retail Pro system and back end of the company website.
Communicated with vendors and our overseas counterparts to ensure accuracy in our tech packs and ticketing reports.
Organized, photographed, and edited garment photos for collection launches.
Charged with uploading new images on to the company website for every collection.
Ensured product accuracy on our website by continuously monitoring product details for any errors.
Assisted in marketing and PR promotions by merchandising outfits in a fashionable manner, as well as helping with the copy.
Assisted the product development and merchandising teams in fabric approvals and fit sessions to ensure quality garments.
Jr. Merchandising Assistant Resume
Objective : To obtain a challenging position with a growth oriented company to further utilize professional experience and provide opportunity for advancement.
Skills : Public Relations, Customer Service Manager.
Assisted two Buyers and one Assistant Buyer in the Sporting goods department with day to day responsibilities.
Supported retail stores with customer service and merchandise related issues.
Worked directly with Planner writing, processing, and changing purchase orders.
Set-up and maintained existing and new merchandise for the stores.
Compiled and processed AMPS (Advertising and Merchandising Planning Systems) for weekly meetings.
Distributed mail, copying, faxing, filing, and composing correspondence to vendors.
Assisted buyers and assistant buyers with specification sheets, product information, product knowledge, SKU lists, price downloads.
Responsible for hanging artwork at the gallery and at client's homes.
Merchandising Assistant Resume
Objective : Experienced manager with excellent client and project management skills. Results-oriented with strong ability to communicate effectively with technology, executive, and business audiences.
Skills : Management, Negotiation, Customer Service, Data Entry.
Partnered with Merchandising and Planning teams to execute promotional and investment strategies.
Assisted the Merchant team in everyday functions to support business operations.
Executed internet sites based on Merchant's assortment plans.
Prepared and maintained various sales reports on a weekly basis and distribute them in an organization.
Worked closely with Category Manager to determine site features and product order and then ensures that the site reflects this plan.
Ensured sales of existing and new brands are maximized with proper communication, promotion, creative merchandising, and adequate inventory.
Communicated and assisted the merchant team with vendors regarding products, samples, pricing negotiations.