Sr Consultant - Merchandising Insights
Description: JOIN US AS A Sr. Consultant - Merchandising InsightsAbout This OpportunityBe a part of a team working to advance Target by helping develop and create new capabilities for Insights and Assortment Planning. This includes assessing and developing specific solutions to institutionalize insights, assortment management, communication, and overall execution. Work directly with product teams as a voice of the user while helping advance Insights as a capability.Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals. As a Insights Sr. Consultant, you can expect to… • Lead efforts to advance the use of data and insights across key assortment planning milestones• Synthesize findings from all relevant sources (including guest data, financial reporting, market insight providers, to ultimately drive insights for Merchandising leadership while creating a robust toolbox for Merchant teams.• Partner with the Lead Consultant and Merchant Captains team to develop, coach, and teach reporting and analytics solutions related to financials, competition, and guest dynamics that provide merchants insights to improve their business. • Serve as a liason between the business and the technology product teams to ensure development roadmaps are in-line with critical needs,goals, and prioritized capabilities for Merchandising.• Manage select 3rd party relationships for key insights tools to maintain a robust training and support model for teams, while leading both short & long term strategic roadmaps.• Leverage both qualitative (what the shopper says) data with quantitative (what the shopper does) data to create optimal capabilities for assortment planning.• Serve as key partner for EDABI product teams to help shape backlogs and development prioritization.Requirements• College Degree• Two to four years of relevant business experience• Excellent analytical, decision-making and communication skills• Strong conceptual skills and ability to translate concepts into actionable insights and tactics• Ability to assimilate information quickly and accurately.• Ability to synthesize and clearly communicate highly complex findings to focus on critical issues and actionable opportunitiesBenefitsEligible team members will receive one of the best earnings packages anywhere, including competitive pay, all-around insurance coverage, 401(k), flexible scheduling, training and development and many other perks and benefits. Target is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is a drug-free workplace.About Target®Expect the Best. At Target, we have a vision: to become the best - the best culture and brand, the best place for growth and the company with the best reputation. We offer an inclusive, collaborative and energetic work environment that rewards those who perform. We deliver engaging, innovative and on-trend experiences for our team members and our guests. We invest in our team members' futures by developing leaders and providing a breadth of opportunities for professional development. It takes the best to become the best, and we are committed to building a team that does the right thing for our guests, shareholders, team members and communities. Minneapolis-based Target Corporation serves guests at stores nationwide and at Target.com. Target is committed to providing a fun and convenient shopping experience with access to unique and highly differentiated products at affordable prices. Since 1946, the corporation has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs like Take Charge of Education®.