Bass Pro Shops Merchant in Springfield, Missouri
Responsible for the sourcing, selection and vendor negotiations for product and the achievement of merchandising plan for the assigned area.
Accountable for sales, gross margin, turnover, GMR01j, cooperative advertising, fill rate, BPS brand management, retail in stocks, and inventory management.
Develops the merchandising strategy and financial plans for the department.
Selects and develops product pursuant to the Company’s strategic plan for the area and identifies opportunities for proprietary brand merchandise. Responsible for vendor negotiations.
Determines assortment to be offered in each business and recommends pricing by location based on various factors including awareness off competition.
Responsible for all activities associated with the area’s presentation in all channels of distribution.
Plans all promotions and ads for all channels of distribution, coordinates Incentive program product offerings and provides product information as needed.
Responsible for management of discontinued product, overstocks, outlet needs, inventory aging etc.
Responsible of integrity of all system data including accurate SKU, vendor and cost information.
Supervises Assistant Merchandiser, Merchandising Assistant and Inventory Specialists. Responsible for training, development and performances management of applicable subordinates.
Performs other duties/special projects as assigned.