Temp Merchandising Coordinator, Leathergoods

Christian Dior Couture
New York, NY, USA
Posted 2 days ago
Full timeRetail Apparel and Fashion


Job Title:Merchandising Coordinator, Leather Goods

Reports to:Director, Merchandising, Leather Goods

Job Objective

Responsible for supporting the Leather Goods team in leading the business strategy for the Americas Boutiques. Main responsibilities include a focus on Made to Order & high-end Leather Goods categories; placement and follow up of client orders, reporting and recaps, supporting client events, buying process, product tool creation, competitive market analysis, allocation & rebalancing in accordance with total company vision.


Merchandising Functions

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Review and complete weekly sales reports & stock on hand
  • Lead and follow up daily on product shipping and Made to Order deliveries
  • Communicate and partner closely with Retail teams to handle day to day product inquiries and present weekly business updates on Retail calls
  • Participate and share new ideas to drive Leather Goods Exotic & Haute Couture business strategy
  • Lead bi-monthly stock rebalances to improve sales and support zone events
  • Analyze the Leather Goods market monthly and prepare comprehensive recaps on pricing, trends, market activities, and events
  • Review shipping reports & partner with Logistics to ensure merchandise is shipping on-time
  • Support assortment for new store openings and pop ups
  • Run and update replenishment levels by style and boutique level
  • Assist Manager during seasonal markets in Paris/Virtual Market, while remaining positive, energetic, and organized while meeting tight deadlines during high-paced and demanding buying sessions

Reporting Functions

  • Provide analysis on fast/slow seller, sell-thru, and support on Weekly reporting
  • Compile seasonal & Event collection feedback from stores
  • Prepare and run Event sales recaps

Skills And Competencies

  • Ability to deliver tight deadlines while being detail oriented
  • Effectively and professionally communicate with Boutique teams and Paris headquarters
  • Excellent organizational skills and commit to results
  • Thrive in fast-paced environment with self-motivated mentality
  • Operate all systems and retail programs necessary to perform the job
  • Flexibility to react quickly to changing demands of business
  • Teammate with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-starter and independently problem solve
  • Excellent time management and priority setting to improve time effectively and efficiently
  • Perseverance and committed


  • At least 2 years prior Merchandising/Buying experience, luxury retail Women’s experience preferred; strong working knowledge of Retail Math and Retail critical metrics
  • Advanced Excel (heavy excel workload)
  • Strong knowledge of all other Microsoft Office programs, specifically excellent skills in PowerPoint

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