Merchandising Associate

Switch Digital Search New York City , NY 10001

Posted 4 months ago

About Our Client

Our client is NYC-based eCommerce company that partners with innovative brands and products and sells through various channels including their e-stores as well as the Amazon Marketplace

The eCommerce Merchandising Associateis a key member of the Buying Team. In collaboration with the Buying team, this individual will work to increase our presence across multiple eCommerce platforms.

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

  • Work closely with entire E-Commerce team to maximize sales and growth
  • Set priorities and manage projects between the Brand Management, Purchasing, Brand Development, and Product Development teams
  • Communicate with Brands on product information
  • Research market competition, brand competition, and product competition to suggest bundles and make recommendations for accessories to manufacture
  • Work with Product Development to define detailed technical and non-technical specifications for the required products
  • Analyze costing, pricing, and margins and provide suggestions for pricing required
  • Set up SKUs and visual merchandising of eCommerce storefront
  • Work with Brand Development and Marketing team to ensure appropriate Brand image and advertising
  • Manage and analyze stock levels, coordinate with Purchasing team to ensure consistent replenishment
  • Proactively identify opportunities for process improvement, and work cross-functionally to execute those improvements
  • Constantly monitor key metrics, inventory availability and product flows across multiple systems
  • Ensure that all products are displaying availability, attributes and pricing as expected

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field with analytical coursework
  • 1+ years of professional experience or equivalent internship experiences
  • Excited about building a career in eCommerce from the ground up
  • Passionate about rolling up their sleeves and learning through tactical execution
  • Extremely meticulous, organized and detail-oriented in all aspects of their work
  • Persevering self-starter who displays a sense of urgency and is unwilling to take no for answer
  • Builds strong working relationships by collaborating closely with different functional areas
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong Excel skills and analytics
  • Energized by a dynamic, fast-paced work environment where change is the only constant
  • Past experience with/exposure to growing e-Commerce businesses (branded or selling via marketplaces like eBay, Amazon, etc.) is highly preferred
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Merchandising Associate

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