Associate Merchant in Danbury, CT at Ethan Allen Global Inc.

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Danbury, CT
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 006545

Position Summary:

Provide assistance and guidance for Merchandising, Inventory Planning, Product Management, Sales, Marketing, and Retail Communications to ensure timely and accurate implementation for all programs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and interpret all pricing data by margin analysis, sales analysis, and product comparisons for the entire line, which includes pricing for all new introductions.  
  • Build and maintain specification sheets for all new introductions, build files for market prints, assign product names through Legal, and arrange photography for all new styles. 
  • Identify best selling products and suggests future recommendations and drops.  Prepare and execute exit plan of planned drop merchandise through pricing, margin strategies. 
  • Maintain up-to-date pricing, sourcing, and product detail information in appropriate spreadsheets, databases, web-related programs, etc.

Job Requirements

Knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • High school/GED or equivalent with minimum of 3 (three) years experience OR Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Merchandising or similar field with minimum 1 (one) year merchandising and/or planning experience.
  • Strong organizational, analytical and time management skills required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Competence in all MS Office programs.
  • Thinks operationally and strategically, uses sound judgment, generates new ideas, goes beyond the status quo.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced dynamic environment, under pressure, and be flexible and responsive to evolving and changing business objectives.

Ethan Allen is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. We are an E-Verify Employer.