Merchandise Assistant Buyer
Company: Disney Parks,Parks, Experiences and Products
Location: College Park
Posted on: August 7, 2022
The Assistant Buyer assists the Buying Manager through
developing range plan for assigned categories across brands. Curate
the global range for all regional channels to meet financial goals.
Your day would include purchase order processing and providing data
to partners and vendors to manage the product and commercial flow
for the business.
You will report to the Senior Buying Manager
--- Build quarterly trend shopping analysis at category level
across all channels and regional markets for Buying or Associate
--- Prepare and maintain photobooks/plan aligning with product flow
calendar and quarterly showcase deliverables.
--- Provide all product details/ product navigation and quarterly
product briefs to support product hand offs to site
merchandising/creative and visual.
--- Communicate product quality report together with PI and Global
sourcing and agreed action plans.
--- Communicate with important partners and teams on global
assortment range plans including shifts and provide updates
--- Provide support for milestone meetings through delivery of
presentation decks, business recaps, hindsight reports and
coordinating data points from important partners
--- Track item set up, defining items masters and raise purchase
orders for relevant channels. Manage PO revisions to ensure
accurate order book.
--- Provide weekly on-line checks and maintain corrective action
plan for accuracy of information at regional market level. Monitor
Bazaarvoice reviews and report out for consumer centric
--- Track delivery of all category POs in partnership with
Sourcing, Production and department's Coordinator and escalate
shipment issues. Identify sales risks.
--- Manage range plan assortment and ensuring accuracy.
--- Manage vendor set ups.
--- Build partnerships with important partners including sourcing,
site merchandising, planning, O&O, GPC and regional
--- Take ownership of your professional development through regular
feedback with your leader and using training resources.
Basic Qualifications :
--- 2+ years related experience
--- Team Player and able to form good working partnerships
--- Work on multiple tasks
--- Work across multiple time zones with flexible schedule
--- You have experience in retail with an omni-channel retailer,
buying related experience
--- Knowledge of retail math and ecommerce experience
--- Experience in the EMEA and APAC markets
Required Education :
--- Bachelor's degree
Additional Information :
Benefits and Perks: Disney offers a rewards package to help you
live your best life. This includes health and savings benefits,
educational opportunities and special extras that only Disney can
provide. Learn more about our benefits and perks at
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