Merchandiser

Jockey International | Kenosha, WI

Posted Date 5/23/2024
Description

At Jockey, caring is our responsibility. It’s the fabric of who we are and drives everything we do. It drives us to listen, innovate and improve. To design thoughtfully. To craft skillfully. To give back wholeheartedly. Founded in 1876, Jockey is a family-owned company recognized the world over for delivering feel-good comfort. Our premium apparel is sold in more than 140 countries and our commitment to quality, innovation and customer service is legendary.

We believe that extraordinary service comes from the heart and is delivered by extraordinary individuals! Is that you?

Jockey is seeking a Merchandiser to join our Merchandising team!

The Merchandiser will assist in the development of consumer-focused products across all channels of distribution to help meet the sales goals of the company.

This position will be located at our corporate headquarters in Kenosha, WI (between Chicago, IL and Milwaukee, WI area).

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Assist with strategic category/product plan and positioning.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional merchants and other teams to develop product/product categories, while acting as an expert in our product and product lines.
  • Use insights, analytics and metrics to determine new launch strategies or product lifecycle updates, including sales reporting, market analysis and competitive shopping analysis.
  • Review consumer feedback, prepare feedback reports.
  • Responsible for product lifecycle management.
  • Assist in calendar tracking.
  • Build relationships and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Responsible for packaging requests and final artwork approvals.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in merchandising, marketing or a related field.
  • At least three years of relevant business experience.
  • Basic understanding of market and consumer impact to line planning.
  • Knowledge of product development process.
  • Basic working knowledge of financial principles in cost development.
  • Strong collaboration skills through clear and authentic communication.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • Tableau and PLM software knowledge a plus.

In return for your expertise, JOCKEY offers a competitive and comprehensive flexible benefits package which includes Medical/Dental/Life/Vision, 401(k), educational support, paid Volunteerism program, fitness club discounts, onsite health & wellness programs, generous employee discounts, a business casual work environment, a challenging work environment and exciting career growth opportunities!

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Type
Full-time
Industry
Retail

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