Share this Job
Company:  JCrew

New York, NY, US, 10281

Date:  Apr 24, 2021

Assistant Merchant - Men's Pants, Denim, and Shorts

Overview: Responsible for assisting with category business performance, directing cross-functional teams based on key consumer and market trends to support new product development and overall seasonal execution.


  • Assist Merchant to organize assortments aligned to overall department strategy, resulting in increased earnings
  • Helps to identify product opportunities and is an expert in competitive landscape
  • Partners with Design and Production on product strategies and requirements to ensure customer needs are met, AUC profitability and speed to market
  • Partners with Planning and Allocation on seasonal investment strategy by market to ensure big ideas and growth drivers are protected
  • Can communicate seasonal strategies in a collaborative way to key cross functional team to ensure innovation and financial success as a focus
  • Accountable for assignment of flow, season code, size model and time on offer at the style level and capture in the Omni PETE (assortment tool)
  • Partner with Merchandise Information Coordinators to successfully execute purchase orders
  • Sample management
  • Apply attention to detail to set logistics of product ordering information and ensure close partnership with the planning team


  • 0 – 1 plus years of experience in merchandising – experience in assisting with the development and execution of merchandising strategies
  • Strong strategic & analytical skills
  • Excellent cross-functional collaboration skills to drive teams to execution
  • Strong desire and ability to drive results


We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: New York City

Job Segment: Merchandising, Retail