At South Moon Under, our mission is summed up in four words – love. create. drive. imagine. We love this tribe - We create and curate beautiful things - We drive to be our best and we inspire others to tap into their power - We imagine and execute on our visions every day. Our Tribe, is filled with smart, skilled, dynamic, creative and passionate employees who drive to be better every day. Our customers, are our inspiration. We personally curate our products to make our customers look and feel good. When our customers walk into our stores, we aim to connect and spread the love. Our history – originating as a small surf shop in 1968, South Moon Under has evolved into a national fashion retailer. We are building a vibrant, diverse team of creative, friendly, skilled and passionate people who want to work hard and win even harder. We value our employees and we enable them to deliver their best work. If you want to work for a company where we drive for success every day, without compromising human connection, you’ve found your Tribe!
We are currently looking for a Merchant to join our Tribe!
The Merchant is financially responsible for a specified classification or category within a classification. In this role, the Merchant will build the assortment strategy, shopping the market and creating a balanced assortment. The Merchant will be responsible for the following duties:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in fashion merchandising or related field
Experience: 3-7 years in merchandising. Preferred 4+ years as a Merchant or Associate Merchant in apparel or accessories
Skills: Proficient with Microsoft Office
Excellent oral and written communication
Ability to set priorities, work independently and manage deadlines
High sense of urgency
Understand SMU brand and customer
Analytical & creative driven
Ability to grow into Merchant
Capable of thriving in a constantly changing environment
Highly solution oriented and creative problem solver
Our ideal candidate will have: