Merchant with (5+ years exp.) an entrepreneurial spirit to drive high revenue growth. The Merchant will partner with the buying team to develop category strategy and execute against strategic plans to achieve financial targets. He/she will work to plan, analyze, and continually improve our wholesale business across
all categories and vendors.
The successful candidate must be able to move beyond applying standard templates for solving problems, and support the team with creative, innovative ideas that are translated into actionable insights for the business. Will partner with buyer to design seasonal and annual strategies by category and vendor.
Will build financial plans in accordance with merchandise strategies to maximize profitability. Manage OTB, item-level forecasting, and assortment planning to optimize sales and inventory productivity through analysis and plans. Will plan and forecast reconciliation across type and category. Client
will look for candidate to have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred, MBA a plus. As well as an Excel super-user and advanced forecasting tools such as Cognos.
SOLOMON PAGE GROUP FASHION & SERVICES
260 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Phone: (212) 824-1580
Fax: (212) 824-1591
ABOUT SOLOMON-PAGE GROUP:
The Fashion Services division serves the needs of the fast- paced apparel industry. We recruit highly skilled and uniquely qualified candidates for positions at all levels and across every fashion function. With connections globally, the team successfully places candidates throughout the United States and beyond.