RTW Merchandising Market Temp

MARC JACOBS

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Job Details

Job title

RTW Merchandising Market Temp, MARC JACOBS

Location

New York, United States

Level

Assistant / Entry Level

Function

Merchandising & Allocation

Posted

Contract

Freelance / Contracted, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

The RTW Merchandising team is looking for a Market Temp for a 10 day period, including 11/21 -  Training Day, 11/22-11/27 – Please note,  availability may be needed during the weekend of 11/23 and 11/24, and 12/2- 12/6 – Please note availability may be needed during Saturday, 11/30. The Market Temp will be responsible for supporting the Marc Jacobs Merchandising team in various day-to-day tasks in order to meet market demands and deadlines. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Prepare images for upload to Joor linesheets

  • Help compile and organize images
  • Use Adobe Photoshop to crop/edit/resize sketches and swatches( RTW only)
  • Correctly save flat product images with correct coding for upload to the JOOR line sheet

• Organizing and Tagging samples 

  •  Print the sticky labels from Launch Metrics and tag each sample with a hangtag and sticky label
  • Keep track if there are missing samples and follow up with Design/PD for ETA

• Compile Look Book

  • Assist in compiling excel list and updating with style numbers, group and style descriptions, and color names for each look.
  • Input information from Excel into PowerPoint

• Review, double check, and print all presentation training materials

  • Check all styles have uploaded to Joor and are displaying correct images
  • Code and upload images from the Lookbook ( RTW only)

• Assist in Global Product Training Presentation

  • Help prepare showroom for presentation: organize chairs, get rolling racks, put necessary materials on chairs, etc…
  • Pull and organize style(s) before presentation
  • Assist in dressing models for presentation, if needed ( RTW only )

• Help prepare collection for shipment to Paris for EU market 

  • Double check that all samples are tagged with correct style number/size tag
  • Help pack collection

The Ideal Candidate

  • Working knowledge of Excel is required
  • Previous fashion experience, either in retail or corporate
  • Previous market or showroom experiences/positions -
  • Experience with Joor and Launch Metrics  would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop

About Us

BRAND: 

FOR OVER 30 YEARS, MARC JACOBS HAS INVIGORATED THE FASHION WORLD WITH A UNIQUE DESIGN PHILOSOPHY:

PIONEERING DESIGNS.

AN IRREVERENT SPIRIT.

THE EVERYDAY AND THE EXTRAORDINARY.

LED BY THESE CODES, THE BRAND HAS BECOME A DRIVING FORCE IN THE WOMENSWEAR, BEAUTY, ACCESSORIES, FRAGRANCE, WATCH AND JEWELRY INDUSTRIES.

ABOUT MARC: 

BORN IN NEW YORK CITY IN APRIL 1963, MARC JACOBS ATTENDED THE HIGH SCHOOL OF ART AND DESIGN AND GRADUATED FROM PARSON’S SCHOOL OF DESIGN. AS A DESIGN STUDENT, JACOBS WAS THE RECIPIENT OF SOME OF THE SCHOOL’S HIGHEST HONORS INCLUDING DESIGN STUDENT OF THE YEAR. 

IN 1984, THE MARC JACOBS LABEL WAS FOUNDED ALONG WITH BUSINESS PARTNER ROBERT DUFFY, AND HAS SINCE BECOME A GLOBAL BRAND.