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Associate Merchandiser (Sport) at Perry Ellis International Inc.

Posted in Art 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Portland, Oregon

Job Description:



Associate Merchandisers are the liaison between Sales, Design, Marketing, Technical Design and Product Development.  Associate Merchandisers are the communicators for the development, the creation, and execution of all styles for each season.  Works closely with the Director of Merchandising and Designers to monitor assortments and maintain consistent brand image.




  • Manage buys per season; pass buys to production and planning departments

  • Strategizes to finalize pricing and margins with sales, planning, sourcing and management

  • Manage all separate SMU requests

  • Create & set up excel projection sheets and margin reports for markets

  • Manage costing inquiries throughout seasonal development

  • Create and maintain line sheets (PLM and sales) including: style numbers, colors, pricing, sizing

  • Create and maintain style packages in PLM

  • Set up styles in Essentus and push through SKU generator

  • Create and close sample PO’s

  • Request color codes for PLM, order color standards, create and distribute color palette to internal and external partners

  • Manages additional offline SRS requests from sales

  • Communicates changes to the line to internal and external partners

  • Manages gathering of information for account spec sheets

  • Supports sales staff in all design related needs

  • Research on current/future trends




  • PLM

  • Word, excel and Google Apps

  • Organizational skills

  • Leadership skills

  • Apparel background a plus





  • Bachelor's degree  

  • 2-4 years of related experience



*This is not a visual merchandising opportunity

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