Product Development & Merchandising- Assistant (2016 – 2017)
True Measure Man J.L.Powell L.L.C, Santa Barbara CA

  • Communicate and follow up with vendors and factories to ensure adherence to deadlines

  • Update Tech Pack documents when needed according to design requirements

  • Assist with the Merchandising and Creative Teams with outfitting and styling sessions and photoshoots

  • Identify any color or detail changes that need to be made in post-media production

  • Update catalog sales reports for post-mortem product sales review

  • Assist the Merchant using the Delphi updates to ensure that the most accurate information is current for styles, colors, pricing and pagination

  • Coordinate and track fabric mill swatch requests at the beginning of each season per selection

  • Proofread and comment on all following catalog drafts from the graphic designer 

  • Create initial InDesign spreads and pagination sequence with the Merchant for hand-off to the Catalog Designer for final pagination and color correction

  • Assisted with email layouts and promotions through our website

  • Managed the ‘Creative Calendar’ to make sure photoshoots, samples, and design review lined up for the six catalog drops a year








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