Merchandising Assistant, Shoes (Temporary)

  • Company: Louis Vuitton North America
  • Location: United States
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Temporary Job
  • Function: Merchandising
  • Experience required: Beginner
  • Reference No.: LVM05256
  • Date of publication: 2018.03.23

Position

Louis Vuitton is recruiting for a temporary Merchandising Seasonal for a 12 month contract based out of our New York City Office that will support the Shoe business in Louis Vuitton Americas.  As an integral member of the Merchandising team, supporting the Men's & Women's Shoes Managers by generating reports, creating store tools & updating the Intranet, staying abreast of the movements by competitors and key influencers, and managing samples.  Key aspects of the role include generating and analyzing a variety of reports to recap the business on a weekly and monthly basis, supporting the buying sessions through a strong understanding of business needs within the market, and partnering with the Supply Chain team for additional analysis as needed.

With extensive experience in Microsoft Office, you will create tools in PowerPoint, Excel, and other web-based platforms for our stores including launch updates, product books, and be responsible for all tool updates.  In addition, you will regularly update the company Intranet with the most up to date information, maintain the sample closet organizations with shipment coordination and tracking, and assist with customs compliance management for product being shipped.


Profile

We are eager to speak to individuals with one to two years of experience in Merchandising (inclusive of internships) that have a strong product sensibility and knowledge of competitive landscape with a passion for the luxury industry.  In addition, the ideal candidate will have exceptional Excel and PowerPoint skills with strong analytical abilities.   You will be highly driven, organized, proactive, and detail oriented with the ability to deliver to tight deadlines.


Additional information

By joining Louis Vuitton, you will receive a generous benefits package*, including but not limited to medical coverage, retirement plan, employee referral bonus program, gym membership and employee discounts. In addition to working with the most talented and inspirational leaders within the luxury market you will also have an opportunity to attend industry renowned training and have access to unparalleled career opportunities both within Louis Vuitton and the LVMH Group.

As a Louis Vuitton employee you will have an opportunity to engage in our Corporate Social Responsibility efforts on both a local & global level with various communities and organizations and to also partake in initiatives to raise funds for our charity partner UNICEF.

*Please note that restrictions may apply to part-time employees

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