The Walt Disney Company eCommerce Merchandise Manager in Glendale, California

This role will support the Senior Manager in developing business and assortment strategies for assigned accounts. Strategy to include franchise, assortment and product-line direction to meet financial needs of the business. This position will work closely with cross functional partners including Retail Sales, Retail Marketing, Design, Copy, Franchise and Analytics.

Responsibilities :

  • Develop and maintain departmental strategies. Actively work to apply financial insights, consumer insights, and product trend information, as well as support the divisional strategies and overall Integrated Retail vision to validate strategies

  • Build product assortment strategies, combining product sales analytics with retail and consumer trends in the industry to drive innovation and identify new opportunities.

  • Develop quarterly assortment plan in partnership with marketing, sales, and design teams

  • Analyze sales and margin rates to provide recommendations for assortment optimization

  • Present quarterly departmental strategies and hindsight business reviews to the Senior Management and cross-functional teams.

  • Execute to key milestones, meeting requirements to support operational timelines and hold cross functional teams accountable to these milestones

  • Perform gap analysis to drive business

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum of 4 - 5 years merchandising experience in mid to large size company (or related experience)

  • Experience working on Amazon or other ecommerce business preferred

  • High level of interest and experience with Disney Brand

  • Experience analyzing consumer product sales

  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Experience working collaboratively in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to flex from strategic to task oriented skills

  • Good computer skills (Excel, Outlook, Power Point)

  • Strong organizational skillsPeople oriented team player

Job ID: 605579BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products