Retail Merchandiser – Timberland EMEA

Job Details

Timberland is looking for a Retail Merchandiser that will plan and execute merchandise store assortments at gender / category level for Timberland Retail Stores and the E-commerce Website

We are looking for a self-motivated, team player, with retail store work experience, excellent presentation skills, customer service minded, and able to influence others.

ACCOUNTABILITY:
* Creation of Store Assortments with a focus on creating the most profitable assortment for each store
* Execution of the Timberland GTM strategy
* Accountable to create an assortment with in the budget guidelines
* Responsible for understanding and fulfilling individual store or country level product needs
* Owns Forecast upload and monthly demand process
* Responsible for in season management of the range to drive revenue
* Strives to incorporate the Timberland Purpose into all activities

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assortment Planning
* Develop and execute product assortment strategies by store
* Work closely with Timberland merchandising teams to ensure DTC product needs are met
* Work with planning to build profitable assortments.
* Manage assortments in season to drive the business by trading the business weekly
* Liaise with PSS partners to influence DTC assortments
* Works with Visual Merchandising to ensure the range will be presented in stores in the proper way

People
* Able to influence others
* Can work in a group or independently
* Build key peer relationships

Financial Management
* Understand the stores P&L and how the assortment can effect
* Partners with Planning for the OTB
* Manages forecast of goods within OTB constraints

PRIMARY LEVELS OF INTERFACE:
Timberland Merchandising Team, Planning Team, Allocation Team, Store Teams, Operations Team, Visual Merchandising Team.

QUALIFICATIONS:
* 3 years or more in a similar size merchandising role.
* Strong assortment planning skills.
* Capable of presenting to groups.
* Able to influence others
* Retail Full Price Store / Outlet background
* Competent in Excel