Category Assistant, Fashion - DFS9112905 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Category Assistant is supporting our Merchandising and Planning teams in their daily business and takes part in projects to improve how the category works together. He/she will work in one of our brand teams and will support the management of Promotions & Margins, as well as Orders & Inventory.

Key Responsibilities:

• Management of Purchase Orders
• Maintenance/Tracking
• Coordination with brand partners and DFS logistics team
• Support in all Pricing-related topics, particularly for monthly promotional activities
• Creation of Price Changes and Promotions in system
• Follow-up on execution
• Support Revenue Management with Vendor Support agreements
• Creation and tracking of rebates
• Follow-up with brand partners
• Maintenance of relevant category reports
• Management of return logistics and other merchandising topics with brand partners
• Support of ad-hoc and improvement projects

Key Requirements:

• College or University Degree preferred or equivalent work experience
• Previous merchandising and/or planning and/or Shared Services Center Preferred
• Proficient in MS Excel, MS Word and PowerPoint
• Comfort with systems
• Excellent at problem solving and handling multiple priorities
• Detail-oriented and analytical
• Action Oriented
• Customer Focus (internal customer) and Interpersonal Savvy