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MERCHANT ONLINE - D25T

Atlanta, GA 30303
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E This position is responsible for direct fulfillment activity and work as a liaison to integrate direct fulfillment programs and internet product assortment for an entire merchandising department. Key objectives include driving direct/online and catalog sales, increasing store traffic/sales, and increasing customer satisfaction through a consistent multi-channel customer experience. This role will be responsible to partner with merchants to define and incorporate catalog and e-business product assortment. Additionally, the position will work to establish the most efficient and cost-effective supply chain solution.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EMAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 20% Executes merchandising strategy for the direct to consumer business and works to understand the key components or business drivers (e.g. historical performance, industry/competitive landscape, consumer identification, and SOAR). \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% Review final product assortment details to ensure accuracy and integrity of information. Identify errors and changes. Communicate changes to merchants and other cross-functional resources including supply chain, inventory planning, advertising and other merchandising resources. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% Contribute to the selection and merchandising of catalog products. This is achieved by analyzing historical sales information, as appropriate, current trends, and competitive information validating target customer wants and needs and work with merchants to market a collection of products through the selection of compelling color, style, and promotional strategies. \u003Cbr /\u003E 15% Ensure catalog plans maximize catalog sales. Analyze and incorporate product information into existing catalog assortment plans. Review historical sales and gross margin rate to provide recommendations regarding product mix and best selling products. \u003Cbr /\u003E 10% Communicate assortment details by providing specifications such as assortment lists and other relevant information to prompt appropriate decisions based on product performance \u003Cbr /\u003E 15% Work with e-business team to establish an integrated look and feel across multi-channel solutions\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Department VP or DMM \u003Cbr /\u003E No associates report to this role on a permanent basis, but requires the leadership of a work group: assign and review work, train and contribute to performance appraisal (but not hiring, firing or disciplinary action).\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\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Travel:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EThe 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\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E7 years\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMost 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\u003EAdditional Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EStrong project management skills and ability to effectively communicate and/or present complex processes or activities. Knowledge of e-business and direct fulfillment merchandising solutions\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EBachelor\u0027s degree, preferably in business \u003Cbr /\u003EProven experience in the direct to consumer retail business, merchandising execution, visual merchandising, new concepts, inventory management, channel management, and supplier management. \u003Cbr /\u003EKnowledge of retail markets and the ability to manage online category assortment \u003Cbr /\u003EProven ability in a retail environment \u003Cbr /\u003EUnderstanding products and performance cycle trends\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003EAbility to manage multiple priorities and schedule demands. Ability to delegate effectively \u003Cbr /\u003EStrong analytical skills to interpret data, identify trends and develop action plans to grow comp sales and improve profitability \u003Cbr /\u003EProven ability to communicate to audiences at varied levels, internal and external to the company - oral and written\u003C/div\u003E

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-11

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MERCHANT ONLINE - D25T

Home Depot
Atlanta, GA 30303

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