Associate Merchant

We are working with a popular lifestyle brand in the Midwest! They carry high quality Apparel and Home products. This company has been around for 20+ years. They are growing and adding to their team. This company makes their employees a priority and it shows. Full benefits, including 401(K) with company match along with employee discount.

We are looking for an Associate Merchant who enjoys a fast-paced environment and has a strong work ethic. Should have 2+ years of experience in buying as an assistant or associate. Will partner with the technical design department as well as control buyers to resolve vendor issues and secure timely deliveries. Past experience conducting analysis, development and execution of merchandise plans. Proven background in negotiating prices and have the understanding of the retail and catalog industries. General knowledge of computer software and proficiency with Word and Excel.

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry.

Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world.

All candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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