1+ months

Merchandise Planner Analyst - Home Services

Atlanta, GA 30303
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E This position works with the Home Services merchant team to execute the merchandising strategy for Home Depot Exteriors business. The Merchandise Analyst will assist in driving sales, optimizing assortments, and generating profit. The role serves as the merchant\u0026rsquo;s primary support for setting up and maintaining assortments through data management, responding to field associates and vendors, and providing analytical support to help the Merchant achieve their sales and profit plans. The role is also charged with working with cross-functional groups to gain insight on sales and market trends and issues that would have an impact on the business.\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 20% - Works directly with Program Merchants to develop systems and processes to deliver accurate retail pricing, ensuring program gross margin objectives are met. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% - Manages the retail price models and all outputs including pricing worksheets and labor bills. \u003Cbr /\u003E Evaluation and continual improvement of pricing models to improve accuracy and program profitability. \u003Cbr /\u003E Continual process improvement for managing cost changes on labor and materials \u003Cbr /\u003E 15% - Manages the retail price shop process to ensure we are priced in the marketplace consistent with our strategy. \u003Cbr /\u003E 15% - Manages the program purchase order models including purchase order outputs and methodology to improve accuracy and ease of use by the branches. \u003Cbr /\u003E 10% - Develop and manage a Distributor Quote Management\u0094 process to control material costs purchased from third-party distributors, Including periodic shops of marketplace. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% - Conduct detailed pricing and gross margin variance analysis by product by market. Conduct other ad hoc financial analysis to support program management.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E NATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Position Reports to HDE Merchant Catalogs and Pricing \u003Cbr /\u003E Number of Direct Reports: 0\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ETravel: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cspan\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/span\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Years of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E1 year\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Physical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong analytical and critical thinking skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong written communication and presentation skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to grasp new concepts quickly and adapt accordingly\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAdvanced knowledge of Excel (pivot tables, v-lookup, macros)\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHighly motivated and dedicated to contributing to the growth and success of the company.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFlexible and able to work in a fast-paced environment independently and as a team member.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent analytical and proven problem solving skills.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEffective verbal and written communication skills.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDetail oriented, deadline driven, organized individual able to handle multiple tasks with tight timelines with a commitment to meeting daily, weekly and monthly deadlines regardless of the obstacles.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E


Posted: 2020-05-06 Expires: 2020-07-10

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Merchandise Planner Analyst - Home Services

Home Depot
Atlanta, GA 30303

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