PCV Product Assistant E and F

Our client is an established and recognized houseware distributor across North America. Their clients range from small shops to large national retailers with a strong online presence and e-commerce activity.
The President seeks a Product Assistant to join their team in Montreal, located in Ville St Laurent.
The successful candidate shall possess the following attributes:

  • Organized, methodical and meticulous
  • Have good judgment, foresight
  • Resourceful and autonomous
  • Strong communicator and collaborator – client service and result oriented professional
  • Ability to manage time and priorities and juggle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Fast learner with a sincere passion to wholesale houseware in North America. 
  • College diploma, (Design certification an Asset) with at least 1 to 3 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Good knowledge of Excel and the Microsoft Office suite
  • Strong proficiency in the English language, solid working ability in French

Main responsibilities: 
The Product Assistant shall provide administrative support to the President/Owner and take on responsibility for several tasks related to Sales and Production.
Responsibilities are as follows and not limited to:

  • Maintain product data and inventory
  • Validate data related to products (price lists, catalogs, etc.)
  • Provide accurate quotes to retail customers
  • Strategically Present products and market comparisons
  • Be an important liaison to Key Accounts, under the direction of the President
  • Administer purchase orders
  • Assist in monitoring sales budgets
  • Make photo requests for new products.
  • Validate that all product photos are up to date.
  • Keep product documents and presentations up-to-date (Power Point, portfolio, etc.).
  • Regroup documents from different team members.
  • Monitor inventory
  • Manage the showroom