Job Details

Analyst, Sample Management


Date Opened: 05/29/2024

Job Type:

Job Number: 240001X4

Job Description

Analyst, Sample Management

What This Position Is All About:
Digital Item Lifecycle teams add thousands of new items onto the websites each week. The Associate for Sample Management is responsible for ensuring a superior customer shopping experience as a result of executing the online merchandising and product information strategy for multiple categories of business. The objectives will be met by ensuring category merchandising is reflective of the site merchandising strategy for assigned areas of business. The Associate is also responsible for communicating with vendors and buyers, requesting and validating copy attributes, ultimately pushing all items through the
digital item lifecycle.

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
? Ability to communicate effectively, can be doth direct as well as diplomatic in approach and can gain trust quickly
? Comfortable with change and challenging convention.
You also have:
? Ownership over designated categories of business with the goal of achieving all accuracy targets, maintaining/decreasing the NOS inventory and ensuring compliance with Go Live dates and Time to site SLAs for the respective areas.
? Serve as the liaison between buyers, E-com team members, digital lifecycle teams, and studio teams
? Perform checks on items created by the merchandising team to ensure attributes required by the sample team are available and in the correct place.
? Responsible for procuring & processing digital assets, brand merchandising across all categories. Responsible for any delay in items due to lack of information from the vendors.
? Identify system and process inefficiencies and bringing up new and novel ideas to have these resolved
? Collecting images and copy information and processing them in our system. This includes ensuring correct images are provided, importing copy points and auditing for correctness and completeness before sending it to the downstream teams
? Communicate with internal and external partners via email when more information is needed or correct issues that may have been sent to the team.
? Continue to audit workflow of aging items, track, communicate and follow up with teams to ensure items are going live in time.

As an Analyst, you will:
? Bachelor’s degree with 1-2 years experience in e-commerce, retail or site merchandising
? Understanding of retail ecommerce landscape
? Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving skills
? High attention to detail, ability to multitask & flexible to work on short timelines
? Hands on with Microsoft Office
? Embraces Growth Mindset & Drive things independently with minimal guidance
? Partnership Skills to work across different teams globally 
How Often You May Travel:

? NA
Your Life and Career at Saks:

? 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.


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