Assistant Merchandising Manager - Penn Station Ret-1047

Forever 21 New York , NY 10007

Posted 6 months ago

Want more than just a job? Join Forever 21's Retail Operations Team and showcase your fashion retail skills while working with our exceptional retail staff!

Position: Assistant Merchandising Manager

Department: Remote Store Operations

Reports to: Visual Manager

Direct Reports: Yes

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Location: 435 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10036

Job Purpose:

The Assistant Merchandising Manager provides leadership and direction to the store merchandising team. Through creating long-term strategies and leading company initiatives, the Assistant Manager of Merchandising ensures maximum productivity, profitability, operational excellence and compliance with company procedures.


  • Assist in overseeing daily merchandising, floor set planning and execution, replenishment, launches, updates, planning and execution, shipment, zero selling reports, loss prevention, and service

  • Support in developing the plan for floor set, then translates it into implementation steps and directs the other store leaders and associates to execute the plan

  • Ensure a strong partnership with the Visual Manager to ensure all visual merchandising guidelines are following company standards and practices

  • Generate and analyze field merchandise reports (Zero Sellers, Department Performance) and makes necessary product placement/adjustments based on selling and Field Merchandise Reports

  • Collaborate with the visual team to make product placement adjustments based on selling, inventory ownership, store design type, and assortment levels

  • Train, coach and direct the Visual team on merchandise handling, shipment processing, merchandising presentation, and visual techniques as needed

  • Drives results through creating short-term plans and long-term strategies, processes, and events that create a positive in-store experience for both our store team and our customers

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Assistant Merchandising Manager - Penn Station Ret-1047

Forever 21