Soft Home & Textile Sales Assistant, Islip, NY

Islip, New York, United States Full-time

THRO, a division of Nielsen Bainbridge Group is a leading global consumer packaged goods company headquartered in Austin, TX is currently seeking an experienced sales assistant who will support the soft home textile sales team in our Islip, NY based office.

The ideal candidate will be a hands-on, self-starter willing to work hard and grow with a fast paced company. The company offers a challenging and creative working environment, rewarding career opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Marketing, Management, Fashion Home Merchandising or other related fields required.
  • 2 years wholesale sales experience required.

  • Knowledge or sales experience in soft home product a plus and/or soft textile showroom experience a plus.

  •  NYC Showroom setup experience a plus 

  • Very strong Microsoft Office skills required. Adobe and Photoshop a plus. 
  • Must be able to attend all sales meetings in NYC showroom as they are scheduled. Corporate Office is in Islip NY. 
  • Candidate must be able to work in a fast paced environment and be a team player.
  • Must have skill to adapt and assist different areas within the company.
  • Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, and someone who is highly organized and able to multi task.

Job Description & Day to Day Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Position reports to the sales managers. 
  • Sales recaps for buyers. 
  • Daily inventory lists for all buyer inquires. 
  • Manage procurement forms for sales team. 
  • Reconcile all orders coming in from buyers, ensure processed correctly and communicate with buyers any issues. 
  • Handle all buyer requests incoming and outgoing– shipping, samples, pictures, swatches, stock reports, and extensions. 
  • Preparing showroom for buyer appointments. Making sure all samples are there for buyer view. Showroom maintenance & cleanliness.  
  • Market Prep

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