Senior Category Manager, Home Decor
- Location SAN BRUNO, CA
- Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
- Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1034627BR
What you'll do at
You won't do this alone. You’ll work within a world-class team of collaborative colleagues and have access to industry-leading merchandising tools and technology to help you analyze and interpret customer, partner, market, business and financial insights at scale. Your job is to bring the art to the science using your intuition and expertise fueled by data, analytics and, above all, a passion for helping our customers save money and live better.
-Develops and implements strategic direction for highly-complex Home Décor department, including assortment, pricing, merchandising, marketing & product strategies to deliver sales & profit goals & grow market share across multiple platforms.
-Drives sales and gross profit through the optimization of product assortment, pricing, inventory channels & customer experience.
-Identifies & remove roadblocks for the broader team
-Resident Subject Matter Expert, cultivating cross-functional relationships that allow you to help the broader team move fast.
-Partners with Curation & Site Ops teams to build aspirational product stories & increase Home Décor exposure both internally & externally.
-Collaborates with Marketing across all platforms to build high-converting traffic drivers for distinct customer profiles & deliver to exposure plans.
-Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects to ensure business needs are being met.
-Maximizes the return on inventory investment in partnership with the Merchandise Planning team, cross-functional partners, and suppliers.
-Models compliance with company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity & ensures team is in compliance.
-Provides development & supervision to Home Décor team, ensuring team priorities are aligned with business priorities & skillsets are continuously upleveled.
-Supports cross-channel and company initiatives to achieve global strategic multi-channel plans.
4+ years of Managerial experience developing Assoc. Buyers, Buyers or Category Managers
Industry background required
Must have experience developing strong business relationships with vendors, industry leaders & cross-functional partners
Have managed and maintained open-to-buy
Must have experience managing and creating new categories of business in extremely competitive environment
Must have experience with high risk, high volume, complex categories of goods
Must have experience managing margin to meet category objectives
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
- Strong e-commerce experience
- Proactive individual that is a self-starter and takes initiative
- Experience managing teams across disparate locations
- A dynamic leader & thinker
- A bias towards action
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All the benefits you need for you and your family
- Multiple health plan options
- Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
- Associate discounts in-store and online
- Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
- Education assistance for Associate and dependents