Director of Merchandising

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-1455967114
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Base Salary: $130K – $150K

Our client is a well-established, multi-billion dollar retailer who is looking to add a Director of Merchandising to their team. This person will actively manage sales objectives, gross margin, inventory levels and make strategic adjustments as necessary. This is a great opportunity to be part of a company that is very highly regarded and has an excellent opportunity for growth.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Drive the development of strategic planning and annual operating budgets
  • Develop relationships with vendors, stores, wholesale and retail teams
  • Act as the central merchandising and buying interface for all formats
  • Design and execute consumer insights focused business plans

Ideal Candidates Will Have:

  • Bachelors’ degree and 5 plus years of experience in Merchandising/Category Management
  • An innovative spark, a desire to challenge the norm and experience growing and leading/managing a team
  • Excellent negotiating skills
  • Experience being in charge of over $100 Million in business
  • Experience in the Health/Beauty/Wellness industry is a plus