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Senior .COM Merchandiser in Winnipeg at NYGÅRD

Date Posted: 5/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Nygård International, Canada’s leading fashion company that designs and markets women’s fashion apparel is seeking a qualified / motivated Senior .COM Merchandiser to join our Marketing team. If your career goal is to join a leading edge, global company that will provide great opportunities for career advancement, then look no further. 

Job Summary: 

The Senior .COM Merchandiser will be assisting the .COM Manager in leading and supervising the .COM Team. The successful candidate will provide supervisory support in all day-to-day operations of the Nygård website. This position helps in all publishing associated with e-commerce product, and merchandising of the product online. The Senior .COM Merchandiser will see to it that brand expectations are met, resulting in a positive shopping experience.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Manage content on NYGARD.COM site including pictures, graphics, product descriptions, and other written and visual communications
  • Participate in the creation of key looks including creating outfits for each key look category, assigning key look names, and creating category descriptions
  • Post key looks, feature pages, advertisement bars, category advertisements, and style books on .COM site on a bi-weekly basis
  • Ensure all products are categorized appropriately online and verify each upload is successful
  • Ensure product and categories are fresh and assortments are well represented
  • Verify product names and descriptions are creative, technical, relevant and in-line with industry best practice
  • Participate in the development and implementation of innovative ideas to maximize online revenue and visitor engagement activities
  • Ensure the accuracy of site content
  • Work with Web & Graphics Designer in updating the look of the site to reflect seasonal campaigns
  • Managing the set-up of promotions

Job Requirements

Key Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in online planning or merchandising
  • Possesses solid experience in Content Management Systems
  • Ability to think out-of-the-box
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Communicates clearly and effectively with team members and Executive Management
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills with previous Management experience
  • Sound analytical ability coupled with creative problem solving skills
  • Creative and dynamic mindset with the desire to “make things happen”
  • Experience in Retail Marketing
  • Strong merchandising skills with retail apparel background
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word required
  • Working knowledge of PowerPoint required
  • Must be able to work effectively as a team player with various levels of the organization
  • Must be flexible and deadline oriented
  • Experience in Social Media is an asset

Education: Post-secondary education in Marketing or equivalent education and experience 

Nygård International offers a competitive compensation package and provides significant opportunities for growth and career development.  We thank all applicants for their interests but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Interested applicants are invited to submit a resume to:

 

Nygård International

Human Resources

1771 Inkster Boulevard

Winnipeg, MB    R2X 1R3

WWW.Nygård.com

Fax:  (204) 697-1254