Site Merchandising Lead, Fashion

Walmart Stores SAN BRUNO, CA

About the Job

Position Description

  • Develops strategic and financial plans for multiple product categories
  • Drives and facilitates multi-channel integration and strategy to achieve Walmart's business objectives
  • Drives sales and gross profit through the optimization of the product assortment in multiple departments or categories
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects for Merchandising
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Maintains effective cross-functional support and accountability necessary to drive sales
  • Manages strategic supplier relationships with senior-level representatives
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor degree in business or related field or equivalent experience
Additional Preferred Qualifications
• 5+ years demonstrated experience managing a team
• Fashion Industry Experience
• 8 -10 years retail experience in site merchandising or marketing
• At least 3 years of experience in consumer-focused e-commerce environment
• Technical background with a strong creative element
• Must have Omniture or other site analytical experience
• Very strong background in merchandising, and a passion for the visual aesthetics for the layout of the site
• Analytical and process-oriented, comfortable making data-driven decisions
• Ability to set clear team objectives and performance measures
• Ability to select and develop a team of future leaders
• Demonstrated ability to work as part of a cross-functional team and willingness to take on responsibilities outside primary job description when necessary
• Assertive, adaptable and demonstrates initiative in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
• Keen attention to details
• Experience with writing creative briefs is a plus
• Having an artistic eye is a plus
• Search and SEO experience

Additional Preferred Qualifications

• Search and SEO experience

Company Summary

The Walmart eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better.  With the help of some of the brightest minds in technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

Position Summary

As a Site Merchandising Manager, you are responsible for creating a best in class customer experience through effective site merchandising strategies tailored to our customer. You will be directly responsible for optimizing the site experience for taxonomy, product listing (shelf) and search by leveraging analytics, comp research and industry best practices. Creativity and agility will be paramount as you identify retail trends, synthesize information from multiple touch points and create business solutions in a fast-paced, multi-dimensional environment. Individual will possess a passion for fashion, technology and innovation.