Merchandising Associate (Full Time) Full-time Job4 months ago - Business Development - Singapore - 223 views
-Your core responsibility will be to process new merchandise as part of the curation team and reporting to the head of merchandising
-This involves but is not limited to:
- ensuring that fashion items meet our stringent condition and authentication criteria
- collecting detailed product attributes and writing short product descriptions for the site
- doing research on the history of items, their construction and comparable pricing
- handling in person appointments with clients to collect merchandise for the site
-Depending on the needs of the business, you may also be asked to assist in other areas such inventory management, fulfilment, logistics etc
-Every team member is also expected to proactively participate in handling online customer service queries, including via smartphone app outside of working hours
-Professional or academic background or proven interest in fashion and/or luxury goods, such as:
- Corporate, retail, marketing, merchandising
- Fashion history, brand history, fashion journalism
- Skilled craft such as design or tailoring
-Reliable, organized and meticulous attention to detail
-Excellent English written communication skills
-Positive attitude and the proven ability to work collaboratively within a team
-Keen to learn about e-commerce and the luxury resell market from the bottom-up
-Care about the environment and eager to join an industry that is making a difference
-Computer literacy, smart phone literacy and knowledge of Word and Excel
-Bonus: advanced writing skills, multiple languages,digital marketing experience
About THE FIFTH COLLECTION
Founded in 2014 and based in Singapore, we have become Southeast Asia’s leading marketplace for vintage and preloved luxury fashion.
What sets us apart is the high standard of our curation, our award-winning AI authentication technology, our personal and knowledgeable customer service and our market-leading customer-first policies. In addition, we physically curate and have every item on our site ready to ship, not just pictures loaded up from customers and other sites.
Our industry is young and growing very very fast, much faster than the rest of fashion, and represents a long term opportunity to build your career in fashion. And if you care about the environment and want to work for a business that shares your values, you’re definitely in the right place. We look forward to meeting you!
We enable our customers to buy and sell the world’s most coveted brands and designer pieces with confidence because of our stringent quality control, cutting edge authentication technology and strong guarantees.
We have been featured in leading fashion publications such as Cosmopolitan, Female, Harper’s Bazaar, Her World, Robb Report and many others, not to mention winning the Buro 24/7 “Best Singapore Digital Startup” award in 2016 and chosen by Singapore Business Review in 2018 as one of the 20 hottest startup in Singapore.