Sr Merchandise Specialist | Sporting Goods

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Jul 12, 2017
Aug 12, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
JOIN US AS A SR MERCHANDISE SPECIALIST - Sporting Goods Similar Industry Titles and Key Words: Primary responsibilities will be supporting Luggage dept, which contains both luggage and back to school. As a Merchandise Specialist, you'll take the lead as you help bring product to our guest by providing key executional support to both our merchant and inventory planning teams.

  • Set up new vendors with partnership from vendors. Works with vendors to maintain item and vendor data.
  • Help achieve an ideal online experience by partnering with vendors, buyers, analysts and contacts at the Fulfillment Centers to insure reliable .com order fulfillment.
  • Maintain responsive communication for the department by acting as the liaison between Import Operations, Transportation, Store Ops and Vendors.
  • Assist with sample coordination including maintaining, requesting, and storing samples for In Store Marketing, Catalogs, Circular, Public Relations, and other various functions.
  • Help achieve an ideal in store experience for our guests, solving problems in our stores by working directly with our store team members via the MySupport System
  • Support business at an Enterprise level
  • 4-year degree or equivalent work experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills/ability to prioritize
  • Multi-task oriented/detailed
  • High sense of urgency/initiative
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to be a self-starter
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently
  • Respects, appreciates and is curious about diversity in relation to working with others; committed to developing an inclusive team