The Gap, Inc. Merchandise Assistant- Designer RTW & Outerwear in New York, New York
INTERMIX is known for curating the most exciting mix of product from luxury and emerging designers. We’re all about delighting our customers by helping them to discover trends, designers and notably special pieces.
Our unique culture blends an obsession with fashion with a powerful entrepreneurial energy. Online and in our stores — where merchandise is hand-selected — we’re devoted to one-on-one service and styling, driven by data and on-the-ground insights that – at the end of the day, help us make our customers feel effortlessly chic. If you’re bold, curious, and want to be part of an innovative approach to fashion, join us.
About the role
Intermix is looking for a Merchandise Assistant to support INTERMIX’s merchandising strategy, open to buy process, business analysis, purchasing, allocation, flow of goods, team relationships and communication. The ideal candidate will have a strong ability to self-motivate & drive initiative, while having a deep understanding of our brand and customer.
What you'll do
Provide support to the Assistant Buyer & Buyer in form of operational and administrative support
Ensure timely delivery of merchandise through consistent communication with vendors, distribution center, and buying team
Manage timely entry and maintenance of purchase orders and assists with writing orders
Generate weekly reports and work with the Assistant Buyer to analyze business and trends
Understand the INTERMIX customer by reigion and suggest new ideas for vendors each season
Communicate to stores using the appropriate communication channels
Who you are
1-2 years of experience in a corporate fashion merchandising team
Proficiency in Excel including pivot tables and v-lookups, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook with an aptitude for learning new programs.
Demonstrate strong ability to be financially responsible and understand financial implications of mistakes.
Strong organizational and planning skills to ensure timely and accurate execution of responsibilities.
Must be proficient in retail math and understand how to calculate margins, sell through % and other retail math terms
Strong ability to identify and execute priorities with a sense of urgency, handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment, with a proactive mindset
Strong communication and relationship/team skills.
Benefits at Intermix
Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta, and 30% off at Outlet for all employees.
One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
Employee stock purchase plan.*
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
See more (https://corporate.gapinc.com/en-us/careers/gap-inc-careers/gap-inc-benefits) of the benefits we offer.
*For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we’ve been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign (https://www.hrc.org/resources/best-places-to-work-2019) for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (https://www.gapinc.com/en-us/articles/2019/01/gap-inc-recognized-in-2019-bloomberg-gender-equali) for the second year in a row.