Director, Merchandising Analytics & Margin Optimization

Caleres Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 5 months ago

We seek someone whos passionate about integrating business process and technology to deliver innovative, creative solutions to join our Merchandising Team.

We are Caleres, a global footwear company with brands that fit peoples lives. We are ferocious about fit and living our mission of inspiring people to feel goodfeet first.

We seek people who:

  • See the world differently and apply statistical and analytic methodology to expose and understand business opportunities and future outcomes

  • Are passionate about understanding consumer behavior and merchandising strategies to deliver optimized pricing and assortments to our 1,000 stores.

  • Utilize data and insights to drive strategic initiatives and actionable growth strategies for our customer

  • Partner with Buyers, Planners, and Marketing teams regarding promotional and merchandising strategies that deliver against our sales, margin, and turn goals.

  • Lead exploration of new systems and capabilities to explore business model changes, innovate processes to drive efficiencies

We seek people with these qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Business, Computer Science, IT, Statistics, or related field

  • 5+ years experience managing consumer and/or retail data

  • 2+ years managing and leading a team

  • Confident, collaborative and able to bridge the gap between technical needs and business strategies

  • Proficient in SQL and working knowledge of Oracle or SQL server database

But most of all, we seek people who share our values and our ferocity for fit.

People passionate about their work. People who hold themselves and others accountable. People who think a $2.6 billion company should be as creative as a start-up. People driven by an insatiable curiosity. People who care about being the best, among the best.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled


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