Job Details

Job title

Wholesale Assistant, Erdem

Location

London, United Kingdom

Level

Assistant / Entry Level

Function

Wholesale

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

The Wholesale Assistant will be supporting the Wholesale Team on Key and Specialty accounts globally, reporting to the Wholesale Manager. This primarily office based role requires a team player with an eye for detail, eagerness to learn and who takes great pride in their work.

 The role includes:

  • Day to day management will include booking appointments, sending marketing and press information, checking stock availability for re-orders etc. to service ERDEM’s clients in-season
  • Working to seasonal targets while in the sales campaign
  • Compiling and monitoring retail selling performance reports while proactively suggesting relevant reorders
  • Holding or assisting with in-store staff trainings
  • Travel for seasonal selling campaigns to Paris and assisting the team in organising NYC Market
  • Providing key administrative and organisational support to the Sales Department including but not limited to:
  • Assisting with the showroom set up and maintenance in Paris
  • Order entry and order confirmation send out
  • Research market potential of territories and potential new clients
  • Liaising with Logistics Dept, ensuring timely deliveries and communication for relevant territories
  • Liaising with Accounts and having an awareness of client’s performance and payment history and payment status
  • Supporting the operational logistics, set up and management of any sample sale events occurring in the year, and any other special projects
  • Delegating to the Sales Department intern(s)
  • Assisting with seating of Buyers during LFW

The Ideal Candidate

Ideal candidate will have:

  •  A well organized method of working and enjoy working in a fast paced environment
  • 1-2 years of experience in a relevant position wholesaling luxury or contemporary women’s RTW
  • A keen interest in the fashion industry and naturally attracted to the brand
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • A comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Office programs
  • A willingness to travel
  • Foreign language skills as an asset

About Us

Established in London in 2005 by Erdem Moralioglu, the eponymous ready-to-wear brand, Erdem, has come to be synonymous with versatile yet powerful femininity. Erdem trained at the prestigious Royal College of Art in London where he remained to launch the brand following his graduation. Known for his use of experimental textiles, vibrant prints, and detailed craftsmanship, Erdem has created a beautiful world of the delicate mixed with the bold.

Erdem has received numerous accolades over the years, including the 2008 British Fashion Council’s Fashion Forward Award; the 2010 inaugural Vogue / British Fashion Council Designer Fashion Fund Award, the 2012 British Fashion Council’s New Establishment Award, 2013 British Fashion Council’s Red Carpet Award and the 2014 British Fashion Council's Womenswear Designer of the year. 

Erdem is sold in over 200 of the most exclusive retailers, including Barneys New York, Bergdorf Goodman, Selfridges, Dover Street Market, Harvey Nichols, and Le Bon Marche.