SITE MERCHANDISER

JOB FUNCTION: Fashion & Retail
JOB TYPE: Temp
LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

COMPENSATION: $25/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Oct 9, 2019

Our client is one of the largest and most respected retail organizations in the country. They are a growing organization focusing both on eCommerce and Brick & Mortar Retail. They are looking for a Site Merchandiser to join their growing company.

Salary/Hourly Rate:
 $25/hr

Position Overview:
 The Site Merchandiser is responsible for the digital merchandising of a category on all websites. They will partner with cross functional teams to optimize online merchandising in alignment with category and overall strategies.

Responsibilities of the Site Merchandiser:

  • Own the digital merchandising of category/categories on all website, mobile sites and applications in order to drive category sales
  • Expert use of BCC (Business Control Center) interface to achieve parity on website platform
  • Manage catalog pushes directly into Production environment to front-facing, customer website
  • Coordinate daily/weekly release schedules with Production, Experience Manager, and Site Promotions teams
  • Partner with site merchandising leadership to optimize online strategy for growing sales while maximizing margin and inventory turn
  • Provide input on category’s online assortment plan and assortment strategy to influence the development of the assortment architecture and financial plan
  • Set strategy/roadmap for new site functionality navigation architecture and needs in order to drive innovation
  • Responsible for competitive analysis relating to site functionality (i.e. bundle experience, user experience, guides, etc)
  • Understand photo studio product needs for online/digital marketing
  • Partner with the Business Strategies and Marketing Teams to ensure execution/delivery of needs
  • Lead multi-site content pushes and flushes
  • Responsible for QA of site activities, supporting early mornings and off-hours needs
  • Provide on-call support for production and content pushes
  • Actively analyze business/site performance to provide insight to omni-merchandising business partners
  • Leverage analytic insights to optimize site performance
  • Work daily in Omniture Tools to understand and analyze department business, including but not limited to: marketing messages & placement, search terms, shopping paths, shop & filter performance, guides, etc
  • Provide daily and weekly recaps to leadership and cross-functional teams with finding and recommendations, clearly defining the wins and opportunities
  • Complete seasonal hindsight to help plan and execute for future seasons
  • Analyze business performance and participate in business performance meetings for assigned category/departments

Qualifications for the Site Merchandiser:

  • 3-5 years buying, planning or digital retail merchandising experience
  • Experience analyzing website metrics and optimizing merchandising to drive sales
  • Experience working with buying and planning organizations
  • Demonstrate understanding of how customers shop online and in what ways that differs from their in-store shopping experience and habits
  • Strong business acumen
  • In-depth analytical skills and results oriented
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated collaborative skills and ability to work well within a team

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Fashion Merchandising, Business Administration, or related field

Benefits: Eligible for Atrium Care Package

POSITION ID: 80403

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