Merchandising Specialist

    Cost Plus World Market
    239 Curtis Mathes Way, Arlington, TX
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    In partnership with the Store Manager and/or Merchandising Manager, model and drive a customer first selling culture. Provide support to achieve or exceed sales and profitability goals. Consistently exemplify, maintain and foster the culture and values of World Market. Maintain a branded store experience through consistent visual execution, standards and recovery. Support the development of a high-performance team through training and recognition.
    ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Support Merchandising Manager with assessing and analyzing business trends utilizing  all available reporting to problem solve and take appropriate action
    • Support Merchandising Manager with ensuring a consistent customer experience, inclusive of visual presentation, standards and recovery; maintain visual integrity and partner appropriately on decisions
    • Support Merchandising Manager in utilizing all company tools and training resources to provide exceptional Customer Experience and educate the team on product knowledge and visual presentation skills
    • Responsible for being the visual execution expert as well as driving sales and profitability within assigned division (Home or Entertaining)
    • Support Merchandising Manager with all visual workload and signage/graphics deployment
    • Support strong inventory management and data integrity routines, including expiry management and MOS routines
    • Foster a culture of recognition and accountability that drives results
    • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned by Store Manager and/or Merchandising Manager

    SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE

    • Leadership skills including: Excellent customer experience behaviors, a strong sense of urgency, attention to detail, creative problem solving and sound decision making skills that align with strategic initiatives, effective delegation and validation and the ability to efficiently execute daily priorities
    • Minimum of 2+ years of relevant leadership experience in a fast-paced specialty retail selling culture is preferred
    • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends depending upon the needs of the business
    • Ability to lift up to 40lbs

    Posting ID: 547140630Posted: 2020-02-19