Calvin Klein Jeans, a division of Warnaco Inc., has an exciting opportunity for a talented Assistant Merchandiser, Off Price/Clubs to join our team. Since the introduction of the original Calvin Klein jean in 1978, Calvin Klein Jeans has been positioned as an authentic designer jeans brand known for innovative fit and unique details and denim treatments. Clean, effortless styling with an element of edginess is the essence of the brand. Calvin Klein Jeans has always been a driving force in the fashion industry and is famous for its memorable advertising and innovative denim designs.
Assist the merchandising department with any needs daily & seasonally as well as act as the liaison between regional merchandising, production and design. Also participate in the day to day process of executing a complete line to market.
In addition, your primary responsibilities will include:
To aid Merchandise Manager and Director in all aspects of product development process including:
- Line selection preparation
- Create and maintain the buyplan.
- Buyplan revisions for reference of product development teams at different stages during the development process
- Track approval process for various submits, i.e. protos, fits, and salesman samples
- Development of linelist of final assortment for use by regional merchandising during market
- Communicate with production on an almost daily basis regarding necessary techpack updates, paper trim requirements
- Organize all salesman samples for presentations received from production.
- Assist in preparing samples, boards and other tools for meetings.
- Attend fittings to handle any garment or delivery delay problems or issues.
- Assist in rigging of the showroom and all seasonal presentation
- Assist in presenting the line
- Creates visuals typically used during presentations, i.e. "big idea" boards, injection boards, etc.
- Market info to apply to product point of view relevant too off price and clubs.
- Bachelor's degree and internship experience a plus
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office
- Strong time management and organizational skills