Category Manager, Rugs
- Location SAN BRUNO, CA
- Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
- Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1054728BR
What you'll do at
Challenges you’ll be tackling:
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.
Lead team of category specialists, driving skill development growth & continuous learning across entire direct report team.
Deliver best-in-class assortment & end-to-end customer experience in the market.
• Develop assortment, pricing, merchandising, marketing & product strategies to deliver to sales & profit goals & grow market share for your category.
• Drive team of category specialists to execute your strategies & iterate as needed, using effective communication & clear strategies.
• Determine white space in assortment/brands & secure partnerships to cover these using national brands or private brand partners.
• Own vendor relationships & strategically drive vendors to create unique assortments, deliver best-in-market pricing & ensure fast delivery.
• Build aspirational product stories & marketing assets, working with marketing partners to build traffic drivers for distinct customer profiles.
• Build best-in-class item content for entire assortment through efficient item set-up management.
How you’ll know it’s right:
- If you possess a unique combination of business acumen, product knowledge, analytical skills and problem-solving abilities….
- If you can drive results and solve problems in fun and creative ways…
- If you understand that without risk there is no reward…
- If you want to be a part of one of the fastest growing ecommerce companies around where the only constant is change…
• 4-5 years managing an ecommerce business, with specific experience related to marketing and site optimization
• 2-3 years developing strong business relationships with vendors and industry leaders
• 1-2 years’ experience managing and maintaining an open-to-buy
• Undergrad from top tier school, MBA preferred
"We advocate for our customers, provide opportunity to our employees, and support efforts that better the lives of millions of people."
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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