JEAN PATOU - Junior Wholesale & Merchandising Assistant

  • Société : Fashion Group Paris
  • Lieu : France
  • Secteur d'activités : Mode & Maroquinerie
  • Type de contrat : Emploi à durée indéterminée
  • Métier : Merchandising
  • Expérience requise : Minimum 2 ans
  • Référence : FADIV00157
  • Date de publication : 29.01.2019


In a context of relaunching the House of JEAN PATOU, recently acquired by Luxury group LVMH, the brand is looking for a Junior Wholesale & Merchandising Assistant working closely with our CEO and Merchandising Manager. This position will be involved in different Wholesale & Merchandising related topics producing regular reports and analysis for the team.

The Ideal Candidate


  • Produce regular reports, including weekly and monthly analysis for the Wholesale team
  • Ensure Follow-up Documents are updated with all elements of ongoing industrial costs and liaise with Product Development teams when information is missing or out of date
  • Support in preparing fabric pre orders for seasonal collections in liaison with Production team, and monitor sales progress throughout campaigns to ensure any submitted pre order data is correct
  • Coordinate with production for any change in manufacturing/cost structure
  • Monitor competitor prices and offer 
  • Create seasonal best seller documents and provide feedback to Merchandising Manager
  • Identify new product opportunities via analysis of wholesale and retail product performance
  • Produce sales briefing document for all collections and manage price files during sales campaigns and ensure all data is up to date
  • Liaising with clients daily for order follow up and amendments / product information/ campaign updates / reorders
  • Liaising with customer service regarding order management and follow up
  • Responsible for managing and maintaining the client database
  • Manage the Sales Campaign planning process and coordinate sales appointments for the team
  • Assist in managing Wholesale order processing/ entering / checking / transmission
  • Provide regular update to sales team regarding pricing, style code updates, in-season cancellations
  • Support in developing presentations for CEO and Merchandising Manager as required



Skills and Experience Required:

  • Educated to degree level in a related field
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Proficient on Excel and PowerPoint
  • Proactive and independent problem solver with attention to detail
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • 2 years of previous Wholesale experience required
  • Fluent in English, French (third language would be a plus)

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