Job Details

Trainee Merchandising Administrator


Date Opened: 07/15/2021

Job Type:

Job Number: 210003NF

Job Description

What This Position Is All About:


Help HBC deliver high-quality, trend-right, and luxury merchandise to our Store and Online customers! By performing various supply chain related tasks, you will make sure the right products are at the stores at the right time. You'll also work with a wide range of Buyers & Planners from HBC U.S and Canada headquarters and world-renowned Brands to turn ideas into great merchandise.

Who You Are:
  • Generates a variety of approaches to problem solving including and new and novel ideas
  • Comfortable with change and challenging convention
  • Inspires others with their vision and sense of purpose
  • Builds morale and spirit of the team, Shares wins and successes
You also have to:
  • Manage marketing content, ensure accuracy and meet all timelines
  • Work with Buying Offices, Planners and Marketing Ops team
  • Create and document of best practices
  • Liaise between Canada Buying offices, Planners, Vendors and Leadership team
  • Maintain workflow dashboard and reporting of business metrics
  • Execute other specific tasks and special projects as assigned

As a Specialist, you will need to possess:

  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Sense of urgency, flexibility, and ability to multi-task are desired traits
  • Detail oriented with good organizational and clerical skills
  • Able to work independently with little supervision
  • Able to work during Canada hours when required
  • The successful candidate must be a proactive self-starter with a dynamic and resilient nature able to work and lead in a fast-paced
  • He/she will possess good communication and interpersonal skills in order to engage with stakeholders across the business and provide critical input to business teams
  • This individual will have a demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously with strict adherence to deadlines and routine problem solving with a willingness to learn

How Often You May Travel:

  • NA

Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from IT to Human Resources, Merchandising to Finance
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work-life balance

Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.