Randstad Merchandise Coordinator in Mount Arlington, New Jersey

Merchandise Coordinator


Mount Arlington, NJ


US$ 15 - US$ 20 per hour

Date Posted:

Monday, October 3, 2016

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Randstad USA Administration


Our client located in Mt. Arlington is seeking a temporary Merchandise Coordinator for a 6 month project.

The position will support the Product Manager in developing a productive and timely assortment of a particular line of products. In the role, you will work closely with our Vendors as well as our Planning and Quality teams. The successful applicant will have strong communication and interpersonal skills, have a passion for working in teams, and have relevant experience in merchandising and/or product development.

- Assist in the development of insights through monthly competitive shopping and analysis of category and item level sales performance.

- Weekly review of sales.

- Ensure compliance of relevant categories to the Trade Mark and Registration system on a weekly basis.

- Daily response for the planning, receipt, and approval of vendor samples.

- Coordinate and maintain product approval, contract and royalty reporting files on a monthly basis.

- Work cross functionally with Product Manager, Planning and Store Operations team to communicate big ideas, provide samples/photos as needed on a weekly basis.

- Meeting preparation and organization of samples and documents twice a season.

- Own all aspects of sample organization with monthly purge sessions

Working hours: 8-5


Key Functional Skills/Knowledge

--Knowledge of Merchandising and Product development best practices

--Must be able to work independently with little to no supervision

--Proficient in MS Office applications (particularly MS Excel)

--Excellent written and verbal communication skills across all aspects of the business

Qualifications and Competencies

--Degree level qualification in Merchandising, Product Development, Design or other relevant discipline is preferred.

--Minimum of 2 years experience in Merchandising and/or Product Development.

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