Full Job Description
Join the thousands of innovators, advocates and forces who are making an impact every day at one of the biggest footwear brands in the world. Whether you love to connect with consumers on the retail floor or want to drive our award-winning powerhouse in new directions, the SKECHERS team is the place to be. Learn more about our brand at skx.com.
Looking for a highly organized individual to support the JV Merchandise Manager in creating and streamlining reports/data/calendars to ensure optimal functionality of the JV team.
Essential Job Results-
Assist in creating and maintaining weekly/monthly cross-functional tools including on-order reporting, development trackers and marketing calendars.
Manage and track the flow of samples for on-time Conference and Preline dates
Communicate all relevant reporting to merchandise manager in a timely manner.
Daily and weekly duties:
Answer JV partners product questions while continually sending out product information.
Tracking samples, development, and confirmation samples of direct sales sub-line
Help streamline communications with JV partners on key initiatives, launch dates, marketing campaign.
Strong organizational skills with ability to manage multiple projects, prioritize and meet deadlines.
Clear communication skills; able to effectively communicate with different departments and partners overseas.
Demonstrate a basic understanding of retail math and key metrics to measure and drive assortment planning.
Support various project initiatives as assigned by merchandisers.
Ability to multi-task
Education And Experience-
Bachelor’s degree required
1-2 years of relevant merchandising or buying/retail experience
Must have very strong proficiency in Excel (pivot/vlookups), Powerpoint, Outlook, and Word
Must have strong organizational skills and be detail-oriented
Must have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to support a team environment
Must have awareness of trends, competitive price positioning, and market share
Must have excellent time management and multi-tasking skills
International experience a plus
Sales background a plus
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.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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.