The Merchandising Space Planner will oversee overseeing all retail space planograms, floor layouts and will work with the Category Management, Retail Space, and Business Partner's teams to accomplish planogram creation, updates and maintenance. The right candidate will be able to leverage all available data sources to make the recommendations that will improve the performance of retail space in our locations.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Support the Category Management and Retail Space department in executing Merchandise Planning functions to produce Best in Class planograms for retail locations
Develop and analyze merchandise assortments that deliver overall category growth through a combination of internal merchandising tools coupled with specified guidelines and data
Analyze retail and market level data to develop planogram schematics utilizing Symphony Cloud Space Planning software platform
Create relevant product assortments and optimal space planning that drive sales across the business
Assist with administrative responsibilities prior to retail project sets such as data cleansing, planogram management, planogram retrieval, reviewing retail and category management guidelines, etc.
Understanding and utilization of data integrity tools to ensure correct data inputs and outputs in projects, and planograms
Effectively communicate and coordinate with vendor partner resources and space management teams to ensure accurate and timely completion of deadlines.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience
Experience with Symphony Cloud, JDA or similar Space Planning Software a must
Proficient in MS Office
Capable of making public presentations
Self-motivated and able to function well in an ambiguous environment where functional direction at time may be undetermined
We are an equal opportunity employer. We consider applications for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
Global Partners LP