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Experience Experience
12/2016 present
Phoenix, AZ
Senior Product Merchandiser
Phoenix, AZ
Senior Product Merchandiser
12/2016 present
Phoenix, AZ
Senior Product Merchandiser
12/2016 present
  • Create business plans for new opportunities and develop and execute project plans for the launch of new features
  • Manage and develop a team of strong product merchants/brand managers representing multiple categories
  • Collaborate with departments across organization to improve tools and productivity
  • Develop and strengthen relationships with key supplier and supply chain partners
  • Aggressively grow the business by driving and implementing strategic initiatives to reach company’s financial goals
  • Research emerging trends to formulate strategies for assigned product categories. Time 15%, high importance
  • Liaise with internal design teams to provide season design direction for assigned Licensed product categories. Time 15%, high importance
12/2012 10/2016
San Francisco, CA
Associate Product Merchandiser
San Francisco, CA
Associate Product Merchandiser
12/2012 10/2016
San Francisco, CA
Associate Product Merchandiser
12/2012 10/2016
  • Develop and maintain departmental strategies and drive Omni-channel (B&M & Ecomm) assortment choices to support these strategies. Actively work to apply financial insights, consumer insights, and product trend information, as well as support the divisional strategies and overall global Disney Store vision and mission to validate assortment
  • Manage assigned category initiatives to achieve financial objectives for assigned categories/departments
  • Analyze retail and consumer trends in the industry, specifically for relevant categories, to help shape the assortment, drive innovation, and identify new opportunities
  • Present quarterly departmental strategies and corresponding product lines to the Senior Management team
  • Build and update quarterly assortment plans
  • People oriented team player
  • Oversee design & product development process with Licensees. Communicate seasonally with Licensees to achieve a shared vision of brand, product design and quality. Time 40%, High importance
04/2007 06/2012
Boston, MA
Assistant Product Merchandiser
Boston, MA
Assistant Product Merchandiser
04/2007 06/2012
Boston, MA
Assistant Product Merchandiser
04/2007 06/2012
  • Partner with Manager to develop and maintain departmental strategies and drive assortment choices to support these strategies. Actively work to apply financial insights, consumer insights, and product trend information, as well as support the overall global Disney Store vision and mission to validate assortment
  • Price studies and basic sales analysis. Time 5%
  • Commercial initiatives
  • POS analysis
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Related Business
Bachelor’s Degree in Related Business
University of Oregon
Bachelor’s Degree in Related Business
Skills Skills
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written and ability to work with a cross functional team and a multi-cultural supplier base
  • Ability to balance strategic thinking and attention to detail
  • Advanced knowledge of industry standards and government regulations related to product testing and quality assurance
  • Comfortable presenting to both a small and large group with an ability to influence and inspire
  • Solid understanding of product development costs, especially related to rigid plastics, molds, and tooling
  • Creativity and passion for product and quality
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with strong analytical, decision-making, and organizational skills
  • Experience managing consumer products using characters, brands, and other intellectual properties
  • Ability to create and maintain analytical management tools for business tracking, product briefing, development, merchandising, SKU performance, gross margin optimization and varied product / channel / customer analysis
  • Keen understanding of the product development, construction and creation process
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Assistant Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support Manager in developing global TDS product strategy for assigned departments. Strategy to include region specific needs, meet Disney brand and quality requirements and meet financial needs of the business
  • Partner with Manager to develop and maintain departmental strategies and drive assortment choices to support these strategies. Actively work to apply financial insights, consumer insights, and product trend information, as well as support the overall global Disney Store vision and mission to validate assortment
  • Analyze retail and consumer trends in the industry, specifically for relevant categories, to help shape the assortment, drive innovation, and identify new opportunities
  • Present quarterly departmental strategies and corresponding product lines to the Senior Management team
  • Partner with key cross-functional partners to ensure product concept translates into saleable product that hits financial targets and delivers on time
  • Execute to key milestones, meeting requirements to support delivery of merchandise to Regional partners
  • Build and update quarterly assortment plans
  • Minimum of 1 – 3 years product development experience in mid to large size company (or related experience)
  • High level of interest and experience with Disney Brand category management preferred
  • Experience working collaboratively in a fast paced environment
  • Good computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • College degree in related business field ideal
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Senior Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Implement merchandising plans to achieve performance goals for a specific merchandise category
  • Support merchandising strategy for the division, including alignment of brand portfolio and product line
  • Participate in developing private label strategy (initiate, grow and retire) for multiple categories and/or brands
  • Ensure successful product line presentations
  • Oversee day-to-day activities for product delivery
  • Hire and supervise an efficient and effective team that meets the needs of each functional area
  • Coach team through performance feedback, goal-setting and development plans
  • Collaborate with Brand Manager, Designers and other groups and leaders to achieve brand expectations
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Associate Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum of 2 – 4 years product development experience in mid to large size company (or related experience)
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to flex from strategic to task oriented skills
  • Good computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Work, Adobe Illustrator a plus)
  • People oriented team player
  • College degree in related business or design field ideal
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Senior Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA preferred, with 8 or more years of industry experience preferably in footwear or apparel
  • Experience with product planning, sales forecasting and working to budgets
  • Superior communication skills, especially presentation skills
  • Computer skills including advanced Excel
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Product Merchandiser, Latin Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA preferred. Minimum 5 years of experience combined in footwear merchandising, sales, and/or product creation
  • Local market knowledge of Latin America required
  • Thorough understanding of running industry culture, retail environment, and competitive landscape
  • Leadership skills with the ability to influence
  • Bilingual, with fluency in English and Spanish/Portuguese
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Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reports to the Visual Merchandising Manager
  • Design and update the planograms for retail stores according to the brand code and marketing needs
  • Develop PLV materials to enhance product awareness for specific brands
  • Responsible for the installation, counters update and maintenance of relevant products
  • In charge of all product merchandising materials for new counters opening and product launches
  • Communicate with contractors for the order of tester holders, text labels and price tag holders
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Converse Associate Apparel Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's degree and minimum of 2 years directly relevant work experience
  • General understanding of the Apparel product construction process
  • Understanding of the women’s consumer and competitors is preferred (tastes, habits, preferences, interests & behaviors)
  • Preferred experience in women’s product
  • Strong understanding of the tee and fleece product classifications
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Senior Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA preferred, with 5 or more years of industry experience. Minimum 3 years of experience combined in footwear merchandising, sales, and/or product creation
  • Thorough understanding of the running industry culture, retail environment, and competitive landscape
  • Computer skills
  • Travel required – approximately 25-30 percent
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Converse Product Merchandiser Accessories Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's degree and minimum of 5 years directly relevant work experience
  • Strong understanding of the new product creation, development, and sourcing process
  • Product Systems Management, PLM/ODS/SAP integration
  • Understanding of the Skate & Street consumer and competitors is preferred (tastes, habits, preferences, interests & behaviors)
  • Preferred experience creating bags, luggage, and accessories in the Skate, Lifestyle, and Street-Wear industries
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Menswear Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • You will have a keen eye for product and a track record of accuracy. You will be responsible for ensuring that all product is selected carefully, based on sales history and current trends whilst mindfully managing the product life-cycle from the sample process through to all AllSaints stores
  • What Will I Be Doing
  • Managing individual product categories throughout complete product lifecycle, building seasonal range plans, recommending buy selections and product pricing, and analyzing sell-in and sell-out
  • Preparing and analyzing weekly sales reports using Excel pivot tables and macros to present in weekly trade meetings, providing actionable reporting and insightful commercial analysis
  • Building and presenting quarterly sales analysis to drive seasonal range plan requests and present to department management and Design
  • Suggesting in-season actions to maximise sales and profit opportunities
  • High level of communication with cross functional teams within AllSaints
  • Communicating sales feedback to Design, to influence development of future ranges and drive a balanced and commercial range
  • Develop strong partnerships with Global Sourcing offices to achieve seasonal cost and margin targets, whilst ensuring high product quality and on time deliveries
  • Pro-actively reviewing product costs and retails to drive intake margin and focus on commercial opportunities
  • Managing product data entry in assortment plans, including costs, retails, seasonal themes, and purchase order numbers
  • Conducting competitive analysis including Pricing Analysis
  • Coordinating market prep processes and materials, with support from Product Merchandising Assistant, to ensure relevant sales history
  • Managing and maintaining systems with extremely high level of accuracy
  • Own and manage product Solid experience of working for a commercial vertical fashion retailer at a product merchandising level – Menswear
  • Understanding of product life cycle, from system set up to delist/markdown strategy
  • Attention to detail is key as this is a fast paced role, so a sharp eye is essential
  • Team player who collaborates and communicates effectively at all levels
  • Strives to achieve and drive the best results possible for the brand
  • Strong sense of initiative, with ability to independently prioritize individual tasks and deadlines
  • Proven track record of driving positive and impactful business results, by leading commercial and fact based decisions
  • Solution based thinker, with strong and proven ability to calculate risks and present strategic action plans
  • Thrives in a fast based environment and able to effectively manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • A strong aptitude in Retail Math
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, confessing to be an Excel geek!
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DP Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • POS analysis
  • Commercial initiatives
  • Knowledge of Italian will be considered an asset
  • Advanced level of Excel
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Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Research emerging trends to formulate strategies for assigned product categories. Time 15%, high importance
  • Ensure correct timetables and approval processes are followed. Time 20%, high importance
  • Oversee Licensee and internal Creative Services teams to create appropriate seasonal labeling & packaging. Time 5%
  • Price studies and basic sales analysis. Time 5%
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Junior DP Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum experience of 1 year in a similar position in the fashion retail sector
  • Advanced knowledge of English and Spanish
  • Knowledge of Italian, French or German will be considered an asset
  • SAP knowledge would be considered an asset
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Temporary Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and update the planogram according to the brand code and marketing needs
  • Create guidelines to ensure planogram standardisation
  • Responsible for the installation, counter update and maintenance of all product merchandising
  • Responsible for administrative work to support the team
  • Liaise and coordinate with contractor regarding visual update execution
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Lifestyle Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5+ years related product management or merchandising experience w/7+ years professional experience
  • Retail/industry experience with footwear
  • Knowledge of channel segmentation, range architecture, product assortments, concept drivers, and product flow
  • System savvy (PLM, ERP, Merchandising)
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • Lifestyle Industry knowledge – deep understanding of the Sports
  • Strong analytical / problem analysis skills
  • Solid initiative and accountability
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills – especially presentation skills
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Associate Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent- with a minimum of 2 years of professional experience. Experience in retail or product marketing within the apparel industry preferred
  • Retail/industry experience in apparel or accessories
  • System savvy
  • Analytical- data and problem analysis
  • Strong communication skills- interface with a broad group of functions- must work well with others
  • In-tune with trends and fashion- eye for product
  • Very proficient in Excel and PowerPoint
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Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Entrepreneurial spirit with strong analytical, decision-making, and organizational skills
  • Ability to balance strategic thinking and attention to detail
  • Creativity and passion for product and quality
  • Strong understanding of the global chocolate consumer and marketplace is preferred (tastes, habits, preferences, interests & behaviors)
  • Experience monitoring and understanding trends, and applying that understanding to product briefs is preferred
  • Keen understanding of the product development, construction and creation process
  • Solid understanding of product development costs, especially related to rigid plastics, molds, and tooling
  • Advanced knowledge of industry standards and government regulations related to product testing and quality assurance
  • Experience managing consumer products using characters, brands, and other intellectual properties
  • Ability to create and maintain analytical management tools for business tracking, product briefing, development, merchandising, SKU performance, gross margin optimization and varied product / channel / customer analysis
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written and ability to work with a cross functional team and a multi-cultural supplier base
  • Comfortable presenting to both a small and large group with an ability to influence and inspire
  • Product System Management, PLM/ODS/SAP integration. Word, Excel, and Power Point experience
  • 5+ year’s within the global consumer goods and/or retail environment with expertise in the following disciplines: product management, buying, merchandising, financial planning and retail
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business, fashion merchandising or related field
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Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor degree in Merchandising, eCommerce, Marketing or related field
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple deadlines and projects in a fast paced environment
  • Previous use of content management systems highly regarded
  • Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization
  • Track record of consistent attention to detail and follow up
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Senior Digital Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 5+ years working in the digital space with direct eCommerce/eMarketing experience
  • Experience with analytics tools and synthesizing data into meaningful, actionable insights
  • Experience working in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Business acumen and track record of delivering results
  • Proven partnering and matrix management skills
  • Experience with web analytics tools, preferably Adobe suite
  • Experience working in merchandise-oriented environment and engaging with retailers, vendors, product developers, or agencies
  • Experience managing product and merchandising for a retail website
  • Self-directed, detail & team-oriented with highly developed analytical skills
  • Excellent strategic thinker
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Product Merchandiser Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop PLV materials to enhance product merchandising for specific brands
  • Design and update the planogram according to the brand code and marketing needs
  • Responsible for the installation, counters update and maintenance of all products