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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
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