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Title  Merchandise Operations Assistant
Description  Position Overview:
The Merchandise Operations Assistant position works with the Merchandise Manager in every aspect of departmental functions and acts as point person for department in
the absence of the Merchandise Manager.

Primary Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
o Interact effectively with vendors and internal colleagues to achieve department sales and budget goals
o Communicate issues to stores and Franchisees using the appropriate communication channels
o Shop competition and make business recommendations to Merchandise Manager based on findings
o Follow-up with vendors to get new items set up in the system
o Set up vendor appointments for the Merchandise Manager and files vendor information
o Complete ad sheets, obtain samples, and proof ads
o Perform other duties as needed

Position Requirements:
o Bachelor’s degree in a related field
o Proficiency in Excel and Word
o Strong analytical skills
o Strong written and verbal communication skills
o Ability to multi task and establish priorities
o Ability to travel as necessary

Hiring Organization

Name  Party City
Description  Party City is the leader in the party goods industry. We are America’s largest specialty party goods chain and the country’s premiere Halloween specialty retailer. Party City
operates more than 800 company-owned and franchise stores throughout the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.

Party City was founded in 1986. Party City is a subsidiary of Party City Holdings, Inc. and has its headquarters in Rockaway, New Jersey.

Party City Holdings, Inc. owns, operates, or franchises almost 1000 specialty party and Halloween retail stores. This includes Party City, Party America ,The Paper Factory
Outlet stores, Factory Card and Party Outlet stores, and a temporary Halloween retailer, Halloween USA.

We offer a generous salary, great working environment, and an opportunity for advancement. Party City also offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical,
vision and dental insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance, 401K, associate discount and much more!
Industry  Retail/Merchandising
Web site 

Hiring Contact Information

Name  Mr. Jonathan Castro
Title  Corporate Recruiter
Department  Human Resources
25 Green Pond Road
Rockaway NJ 07866
Alumni?  No

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