About Christina Greene LLC :
Based in Houston, Texas, Christina Greene LLC was founded in 2011 by Christina Greene, a graduate of Texas Christian University and Parsons School of Design in New York. Inspired by travels near and far, Christina launched her unique, upscale collection of artisan-crafted jewelry to bring a fresh perspective to jewelry design.
A one-of-a-kind collection, the Christina Greene jewelry line highlights the beauty of natural stones from all over the world. Each piece is designed in the company’s Houston, Texas studio and is crafted by a team of skilled artisans in Jaipur, India. Genuine semi-precious stones and 18K gold plating over hypoallergenic and nickel-free brass are just some of the high-quality hallmarks that go into Christina Greene jewelry.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
Previous Product Management experience with a manufacturer a plus
Planning/Merchandising experience with wholesale accounts a plus
Strong analytical skills; background
Establish an open to buy experience
Projecting/buying experience is ideal
Internship Description of Duties:
The position is responsible for the smooth and efficient operation of all merchandise related transactions and to ensure that inventory balances are accurately recorded and manufacture orders are executed on time. In addition, the Merchandising Intern will be responsible for using analytics to plan assortments, place orders to international suppliers and negotiate pricing.
Planning assortment needs using analytics to come up with strategies
Develop and recommend product assortments that will maximize sales, profits, meet customer demand and support overall brand positioning
Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements
Maintain and execute calendar based on when to order and how often
Daily use of software systems including: Tradegecko, Inventory Planner, Amazon, Wolf and Badger, and Shopify
Purchasing the product and follow through production to ensure on time delivery for our customers
Comparing and negotiating pricing for new collections
Researching new manufactures
Work with suppliers and, global sourcing
Allocate POs to suppliers
Excellent follow up skills on delivery
Monitor and review the inventory levels and sales and provide recommendations to maximize stock/sales ratios, including proposing markdowns to meet flow and aged inventory targets
Manage and execute monthly inventory replenishment to stores based on assessment of store level needs and selling patterns
Work with design team overseas to execute and monitor production & delivery schedules that coincide with the anticipated inventory needs of all sales channels
Oversees and prepares all shipping, receiving and replenishment functions that affect the company inventory.