Merchandising Assistant (Contract)

Job title: Merchandising Assistant (Contract)
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Fort Worth
Industry: Fashion
Remote: No
Reference: 408263
Contact name: Lauren Cervantes
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Timing: Start early August

Duration: Through 2021, possible extension and/or full time

Hours per week: 20-40

Pay rate: $20-25/hr DOE


One of our retail client is looking for a contract Merchandising Assistant to join their team for the rest of the year.

This Merchandising Assistant will be responsible for day-to-day management of product categories for retail and e-commerce businesses, including sample tracking, maintaining buy charts and line plans, creating product knowledge decks, performing competitor research, and analyzing sales reports.

The Merchandising Assistant should be a problem-solver who can react and adapt quickly in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, and willing to take initiative and be resourceful, efficient, balanced and positive.


Ideal Merchandising Assistant candidates will have:

- 1-2+ years of fashion and/or retail experience in Merchandising, Planning or Product Development.

- Experience with Outlook, PowerPoint, and strong proficiency in Excel (i.e. formulas, tables, analysis).

- Ability to learn new software programs and applications, including merchandising systems and PLM's (NGC).

- Attention to detail and strong analytical, organization, and planning skills with the ability to multi-task and ensure timely/accurate execution of responsibilities.

- Ability to react quickly with a sense of urgency and excellent follow-up skills.

- Team-oriented, positive attitude, willingness to assist co-workers at all levels.

- Able to adapt and work effectively with a variety of situations, individuals or groups. 


Nice to Have:

- BA degree in fashion-related discipline strongly preferred.

- Experience working with NGC product lifecycle management software


*Onsite/offsite flexible, preferably onsite 2-3 days per week

**Background check required

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