Company: Chico's FAS, Inc.
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: November 10, 2019
Category: Merchandising Location: Corporate, Fort Myers, FL
Employment Type: Full Time Regular Position Objective This position
is responsible for achieving sales, gross margin, and profit goals
of a specific Omni-channel business through the selection, pricing
and promotion of merchandise and by utilizing appropriate
merchandising and management techniques to maximize the company's
return on inventory investment and space in stores and online.
Develops and implements a customer centric strategy that is
combined with pre and in-season analysis that supports appropriate
actions to sales trends and the ability to maximize business.
Functional_Responsibilities * Develops and guides the execution of
the quarterly strategic view of the line (SVL) for the brand,
focusing on building strong assortment architecture that supports
business strategies. * Performs research analysis of their market
and identifies trends and opportunities that can be applied to the
core customer; identifies key opportunities leading to business
strategies. * Represents the voice of the customer; has deep
knowledge of target customer to ensure product and outfitting
deliver exceptional customer service. * Creates strong partnerships
among cross functional areas including Planning, Design, Product
Development, Sourcing, Marketing, Site Merchandising Operations,
International, Allocation, and Visual. * Partners with Sourcing and
Product Development. Sets target retails to meet financial goals
and communicate to key stakeholders. * Partners with the Design,
Sourcing, and Product Development teams to ensure proper fit and
quality of merchandise. * Partners with key stakeholders to ensure
the appropriate distribution to maximize sales of the business. *
Determines quantities to order by style, size, and color; validate
to KPI objectives, Line Plan and OTB plan. * Regularly reviews the
sales trend of the business and makes merchandising decisions in
partnership with leadership to maximize results and minimize risk.
* Partners with Sourcing team to manage flow and timing of
deliveries; ensuring all commitments are met in a timely basis. *
Partners with Marketing to understand (Omni) floor set visual
placement of product and impact on sales. Works with Visual team
and Merchant leaders on key initiatives requiring marketing and
visual placement. * Ensures ongoing coordination with Digital
Commerce Merchandising Site Operations and International teams on
final assortment and any updates as needeed. * Ensures ongoing
coordination with Site Merchandising partners on final assortment.
* Partners with Store Ops, if necessary, to create applicable
training and communication to improve workflow. * Values
individuality and the diverse talents of their team. Leads the team
by communicating expectations, providing guidance, delivering
feedback, and empowering the team to be their best.
Required_Qualifications * Bachelor's Degree preferred * 6+ years of
experience in Brand Development and Merchandising for a progressive
national multi-channel apparel retailer * Management experience
preferred * Strong interpersonal skills; excellent written and
verbal communication. * Excellent analytical skills * Excellent
planning and organizational skills * Ability to run and manage the
open to buy * Ability to work with and interpret numbers and have a
thorough knowledge of inventory/open to buy * Strong presentation
skills * Ability to multi-task and lead cross-functional teams
Apply Merchandising Jobs in Corporate at Chico's In a Merchandising
role, you can grow your career in a variety of ways at Chico's FAS,
Inc. Because we have three brands and hundreds of boutiques across
the U.S. and Canada, we are able to leverage talent across the
enterprise and throughout North America. From finance and
accounting to technology and merchandising careers, Chico's has
corporate Jobs in Corporate for talented professionals to join our
team of retail associates who share our commitment to excellence.
Merchant - Team members in this merchandising job support the
Merchant Team through a variety of daily tasks including order
writing, business analysis, presentations, product review and
vendor meetings. With hundreds of boutiques and outlets throughout
the U.S. and Canada, as well as an online presence for each of our
brands, it takes sophisticated technology, resources and
infrastructure to ensure the continued success of our businesses.
Apply online today for Merchandising Jobs in Corporate at Chico's.
At Chico's, there is no such thing as a typical career path, and we
encourage everyone in a Merchandising role to take advantage of the
many opportunities that exist. Apply online today for Merchandising
Jobs in Corporate at Chico's.
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