Merchant Assistant

Job ID: 756928 | ShopBop

DESCRIPTION

Shopbop is seeking a Merchant Assistant to support the Women's Apparel Team. This position will primarily support the buying team as well as partnering with our receiving teams and vendors to ensure optimal results. The right candidate will also assist in identifying and implementing process improvements. This position will report to the Designer Buyer. The Merchant Assistant must become familiar with all the buying processes and the software supporting them.

Key Responsibilities.
· Set up new vendors
· Enter, manage and organize all Purchase Orders
· Process reorders, JIRA issues, receiving issues, RTV’s
· Generate multiple reports for the buying team
· Maintain vendor relationships and terms by responding quickly and accurately to both internal (company) and external (vendor) questions and requests for information. Research problems.
· Assist in identifying process inefficiencies and making recommendations for process improvements in a timely manner.
· Assist in other miscellaneous processes and procedures.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 2+ years of relevant work experience.
· High school diploma or equivalent.
· Excel experience.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· A work ethic based on a strong desire to exceed expectations.

· Strong internal customer focus and attention to detail.

· Strong interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills.

· Ability to work independently in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment.

· Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines.

· General interest in the business of fashion

· Strong internal customer focus and attention to detail.

· Strong interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills.

· Ability to work independently in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment.

· Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines.

· General interest in the business of fashion

· A work ethic based on a strong desire to exceed expectations.

· Degree preferred.

About Shopbop
Since its debut in 2000, Shopbop has grown into one of the world’s leading online fashion retailers for women, presenting a hand-picked collection of apparel and accessories from the industry’s foremost contemporary and designer labels. Launched in 2013, brother site East Dane, a division of BOP LLC, offers a curated assortment of contemporary and emerging menswear brands to guys around the world. Both sites feature renowned customer service, unparalleled wardrobe advice, cutting-edge editorial features, and exclusive collaborations with forward-minded brands. In 2006, BOP LLC was acquired by Amazon.com, Inc., the world's largest internet retailer, enabling Shopbop to expand its services to enhance the customer experience. A trusted, globally recognized fashion merchant, Shopbop | East Dane sells only quality, authentic designer merchandise.
Shopbop | East Dane is part of the Amazon.com Inc. group of companies.
Shopbop | East Dane is an equal opportunity employer.