Home Furniture & Accessories Merchandise Manager

Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Job # 11271137
Date Posted: 08-15-2018
Position:                                Home Furniture & Accessories Merchandise Manager
Location:                              Fort Wayne, IN
Salary:                                  Generous Base Salary (Plus a Bonus plan)
Benefits:                               Full Benefits, Bonus, Health, 401K, Vacation & more.
Relocation:                           Full relocation Assistance is available for this position.
Contact:                                John@SourceRecruitmentSolutions.com
Our Client, a premier consumer goods company that sells a variety of home good products worldwide, is seeking an experienced furniture & accessories merchandise manager to lead a small existing merchandising team.
We’re looking to find someone that will help continue to transform the company’s tremendous growth to its next level. You will be responsible for an over all budget, multiple SKU’s and work with numerous vendors.
The right individual will also be responsible for all merchandising, including product development, document and copy review, color proof review, spec pricing and retail settings. Meet with vendors and traveling to tradeshows both domestic and internationally. Oversee Direct Mail Order Catalog and promotions to include Internet e-commerce sales & merchandising.
The right candidate will bring their furniture & accessory design expertise to this position. Handle all the execution and conceptualization of all promotional efforts of various consumer home good furniture & accessory products.
  • Work with designers, manufacturing contacts, QA, packaging, inventory, vendors and customer service to resolve various issues.
  • Create imagery, reports and attend business team meetings.
  • Determine pricing for loss leaders, sale items and other pricing strategies.
  • Aid in retail settings when needed and complete firm spec pricing.
  • Handle on-going product development and costing issues.
  • Support all retail sales that will exceed $100 million dollars of product per year.
  • Lead and manage a staff both direct and indirect.
BS. / BA, Degree with related work experience.
(Marketing, Business, Design, or equivalent degree).
  • 5+ years of strong Merchandising, Marketing, Financial & General Business knowledge in Furniture & Accessories.
  • A very creative individual with home furniture & accessories merchandise business experience is a must for this position.
  • Ability to prepare sketches to convey product ideas to leaders and functional teams.
  • Leadership experience managing both direct and indirect staff members to produce positive results.
  • Proven record of supporting multiple SKU’s for both catalog print & web e-commerce.
  • Must be able to think ahead for planning strategies.
  • Ability to motivate and train staff with proven multi-task, organizational skills.
  • PC skills, MS Word, Excel, computer graphics and Power Point.
  • Must be open to paid relocation nationally when applying for this position.
  • Must be currently authorized to work in the USA without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.
If you are interested or know of someone that would be a great match, please contact John Marino at John@SourceRecruitmentSolutions.com
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