Full Job Description
Headquartered in Southern California, Skechers has spent nearly 30 years helping men, women and kids everywhere look and feel good. Developing comfort technologies is at the foundation of all that we do—delivering stylish, innovative, and quality products at a reasonable price. From our diverse footwear offering to a growing range of apparel and accessories, Skechers is a complete lifestyle brand.
With international business representing over half of our total sales, we have product available in more than 170 countries and significant opportunities for continued expansion worldwide. We sell our collections direct to consumers through more than 4,000 Skechers stores around the globe and Skechers e-commerce sites, as well as through a network of third-party partners.
A MULTI-BILLION-DOLLAR GLOBAL LEADER IN THE FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY.
As the Sales and Marketing Sample Coordinator, you will support the Sales and Marketing Manager by facilitating the processing, tracking, organization, and shipment of all samples across multiple categories.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESULTS
Marketing sample gatekeeper, manage inventory and organization of samples, packing/unpacking, archiving dated samples
Manage internal tracking system for real time status of samples, from order to delivery across Departments and through final archiving.
Follow up on any missing samples via email with overseas and domestic suppliers
Constant communication with our domestic and overseas suppliers to ensure on time delivery of samples
Field and manage requests for samples from business partners; management of check in/check out process according to established guidelines to ensure tracking of samples at all times
Pull and package samples for photoshoots as needed, influencer moments, athletes, and PR needs
Organize in house sample racks and showroom closet
Support the ordering of SMS for all departments seasonally along with late adds and reorders
Initiate Image creation for It’s the S, scrub and maintain seasonally
Manage and organize T.O.P’s for production team
Support Product Managers with weekly sales reporting and analysis
Strong organizational skills and ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Ability to multi-task under tight deadlines and a self-starter
Strong communication skills- verbally and written
High attention to detail and excellent follow through
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced work environment
Ability to work and communicate effectively in a team environment
Computer proficiency; Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook), PLM (Product Life Management) system.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE-
Minimum 1+ years’ experience in the Apparel Industry
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The skills, abilities and physical demands described are representative of those duties that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified for the job position, to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk; sit, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel. The employee is occasionally required to sit for long period of times.