Junior Merchant

Montréal, Quebec (CA)
22 Mar 2022
22 Apr 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

As the Junior Merchant, you will be responsible for owning buy categories, analyzing sales, and maintaining orders, while preforming market analysis and participating in the development of seasonal assortment plans.

Some of What You’ll Do:

  • Work with Senior Merchant and DMM to build and develop the seasonal assortment plans and will oversee and own categories for omni channel
  • Upload and maintain orders/reserves/changes in ERP system
  • Works with planner and buyer to determine optimal inventory levels and plans by store to achieve merchandising and financial goals.
  • Data entry and assembly of reports and files for daily merchandising responsibilities, including: accurately building and maintaining recaps, editing and maintaining assortment sheets, etc
  • Analyze business results in partnership with manager in preparation for meetings. Develop the ability to draw top line conclusions and actions from analysis 
  • Back up for store allocation team on replens, new store opening assortments, pop-up closures, order tracking
  • Perform market analysis, competitive shop and analyze industry trends
  • Build relationships with cross-functional partners and participate as a solution-oriented team member, contributing to a high performing team

Some of What You’ll Need:

  • Minimum 3 years or related experience 
  • Fashion Merchandising degree or equivalent an asset
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint); with ability to learn systems
  • Outstanding analytical skills with a deep understanding of retail math
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Momentis experience and asset
  • Experience with Teamwork POS or similar systems a plus

Some of Who You Are:

  • Ability to learn quickly and work in a highly collaborative environment
  • A team player who can also work independently 
  • High-level of initiative, with excellent multi-tasking and time management skills, with a good sense on how to prioritize
  • Detail oriented, with excellent follow-through skills
  • Positive and flexible
  • Comfortable with a high level of ambiguity