Ralph Lauren SALES ASSISTANT, MENS in New York, New York

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in four categories: apparel, home, accessories and fragrances. For 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Ralph Lauren Collection, Double RL, Polo Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children’s, Ralph Lauren Home, Lauren Ralph Lauren, RLX, American Living, Chaps and Club Monaco, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands. For more information, go to http ://investor.ralphlauren.com .Key Responsibilities

  • Gather, enter and distribute weekly, monthly, and seasonal sales figures

  • Assist in clerical preparation for all management meetings and corporate account recaps

  • Prepare and assemble information for all management meetings and branching trips

  • Organize and print all weekly recaps for senior management review

  • Assemble and organize quarterly line opening stat books for AE and Senior Management teams

  • Assisting sales with coordination of all daily/weekly/monthly scheduling and projects due

  • Coordinate and schedule SVP/VP sales monthly calendars and travel plans

  • Track and process all Weekly and Monthly expense reports for SVP/VP Sales review and approval

  • Preparing and managing details of seasonal markets four times a year

  • Assist in facilitating phone contact from customers to SVP/VP Sales when in meetings, traveling, etc

  • Assist with showroom maintenance prior to and during line opening

  • Responsible for the logistics of all customer meetings held by SVP/VP Sales in office

  • Assist AE's with Specific Accounts and ad hoc projects

  • Support AE's with Specific Accounts in Market MeetingsRequirements

  • Strong Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills are required.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to interface with key executives in a profession manner

  • Develop understanding of Retail Metrics and how they apply to Managing an Account

  • Sets appropriate priorities to meet agreed deadlines

  • Handles multiple projects simultaneously

  • Work is accurate, timely, and complete

  • Modifies approach to work based on new information and manager’s needs

  • Takes independent action to resolve problems/projects

  • Ability to anticipate unforeseen issues and take appropriate action

  • Communicates effectively with SVP/VP Sales, AE's and other management interfaces

  • Follow up on issues and inform managers

  • Develop documents/communications in a timely, accurate and professional manner

  • Maintain up to date file systems

  • Ability to schedule calendar appointments effectively

  • Handle phone coverage as neededRalph Lauren is an equal opportunity employer. We offer dynamic career opportunities with growth potential and a generous company discount.