6689- Merchandiser Assistant

Location: Hoffman Estates, IL
Date Posted: 08-02-2016
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Position: 6689- Merchandiser Assistant
Terms: 6 Months CTH
Work Location: Hoffman Estates, IL
Open Position: 4

Job Description:
The candidate works with various internal partners in the execution of pricing and signing strategies within the various pricing systems. The Specialist ensures all retail price and signs are delivered to the right store, with the right message at the right time for specific businesses. Supports managers and associates in Sears and Kmart formats in the execution of promotional as well as clearance pricing tests, validation of price loads and escalation to IT and others as needed when correcting pricing and signing issues.  Research pricing and merchandising strategies of competitors.

Responsibilities are as follows:
  • Consolidate, analyze and distribute data files to pricing team organization for application of pricing models and promotional strategy planning.
  • Analyses promotions to provide direction to business on optimal execution methodology.
  • Learn and understand Sears and Kmart systems at SHC and store level, which impact the price that scans at the register, and the prices that print on signs and labels. This includes clearance price management and adds event/promo price management, how these systems function and interact, and how the various pricing actions impact the store associates and the customers.
  • Supports business needs based on in-depth knowledge of system capabilities.
  • Creates, updates, and modifies offers as needed to ensure pricing integrity.
  • Works with businesses to identify signing needs and develop appropriate solutions.
  • Performs Quality Assurance on Activity & Offer Start / Stop dates and time for Advertised & Unadvertised promotions, offer types and offer setup.
  • Review system alerts such as ad conflicts, pricing edits, etc. and follow up with merchants, pricing and finance managers as needed.
  • Research and resolve pricing issues. Elevate issues to manager as needed in order to ensure all store, pricing and merchant questions and problems are resolved to their satisfaction in a timely manner.
  • Assist with special projects or reporting requests as deemed necessary by management.
  • Creates JIRA/Succeed Tickets.
  • Checks/Validates Signs.
  • Posts Ad Alerts/Ad Retractions.
  • Runs Microstrategy & Auditing Reports.
  • Usually Requires Bachelors Degree.

Arun Manohar |248-415-4558|arun@technosoftcorp.com

At least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or an equivalent in education is required for this position.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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