Merchandising Team Associate
Burlington Coat Factory
Lexington, KY United States

Bring your passion for fashion to today's Burlington Coat Factory. If you are interested in a seasonal opportunity in retail, consider joining one of the largest off price retailers of apparel and home furnishings in the nation. We always have a large selection of quality name brand merchandise at huge savings; coats, clothing and shoes for the whole family, fashionable accessories, home decor, and everything for baby. Burlington means one-stop shopping for labels you love at prices you love even more. With more than 500 stores, we're always looking for good talent that can drive results. To support our holiday business, we are looking for people to join our SEASONAL MERCHANDISING TEAM.
The Merchandising Team Associate (MTA) will be responsible for the timely flow of merchandise from the receiving area to the sales floor, ensuring the sales floor is continuously well-stocked with new receipts and merchandised according to company standards. The MTA will ensure proper presentation of all new and clearance merchandise and assist with the placement of tables and fixtures for promotional events.

  • Positively demonstrate the company's Core Values by developing trust and respect among peers and management, working in teams and partnering with others through collaborative work ethics, and driving results by placing a high priority on detail and accuracy to successfully complete all tasks
  • Deliver excellent customer service and demonstrate a high degree of professionalism

  • Flow Floor Ready merchandise onto the sales floor within 24 hours of receipt while maintaining consistent and compelling merchandise presentation
  • Replenish merchandise timely and monitor floor stock levels to ensure the store is properly stocked at all times
  • Execute floor moves, merchandising directives, display maintenance and general recovery (i.e., folding, straightening, etc) as directed by the manager on duty
  • Drive sales results through greeting and assisting customers on the sales floor and maintaining solid product knowledge
  • Drive sales results through greeting and assisting customers on the sales floor and maintaining solid product knowledge
  • Timely and proper placement of merchandise for maximum impact according to Burlington's visual presentation guidelines
  • Maintain an awareness of all promotions and advertisements and execute merchandise placement for sales and other promotional events
  • Return fitting room "go-backs" and customer returns to the selling floor ensuring they are properly sized and EAS tagged
  • Assist in weekly sizing maintenance projects, replace missing merchandise tickets and assist with markdowns when requested by the manager on duty
  • Participate in year-end inventory and cycle counts
  • Understand the causes of shortage and how to prevent it
  • Any other tasks as assigned from time to time by any member of the management team
Direct Supervisor Job Requirements - Internal Use Only -
Our ideal candidates will be self motivated, team players, who have the desire to succeed. We care about our employees, have a supportive environment that values trust and respect, offer a competitive wage plus an associate discount.  

Burlington Coat Factory is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

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Job code: 428-760689