What will you work on? As the e-Commerce Merchandise Analyst, you will support Spin Master’s online growth categories with a focus on major online retailers (Amazon, Mytoys.
Your focus is to deliver best in class ECom experiences across sites, partnering with sales, supply chain, and brands team ensure timely publishing of all items and accountability for complete and accurate product information.
You thrive in a fast-paced environment and are relentless at testing and learning to drive share of voice, rankings and ultimately sales.
Ultimately your goal will be to ensure each of your online retailers provide a great consumer experience, while supporting our sales and brand objectives. How will you create impact?
Work with sales and brand teams to support seasonal and annual growth plans.
Provide support to develop, standardise, and execute the best in class e-commerce executions in collaboration with colleagues from sales, marketing and shared service center .
Work with both internal and external cross-functional teams to ensure all , complete and ready to be received by the retailer in conjunction with inventory being received or launch date.
Execute Item set-up in each online retailers’ platform.
Measure customer KPIs on an ongoing basis, establishing a short insight-to-action process to quickly adapt and optimize activities.
Work with the eCommerce team and other account managers to identify opportunities and develop digital activations.
Assist and provide the required Ad Hoc reporting including post-mortem reporting for ecom POS sales.
Assist and support Sales Leads with Commercial Planning activities related to product assortment strategy and promotional planning.
How will you fit into team?
Highly developed analytical mindset and skill with a desire to grow within the ecommerce and toy space
Exceptional excel, data management, written, verbal, and presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to effectively work on multiple projects and prioritize work without missing critical deadlines
Ability to both adapt to and manage changing priorities independently in a fast-paced environment
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with people at all levels within a team environment
Proven ability to do whatever it takes to get the job done while continuously taking initiative and pushing projects forward under tight deadline
Most importantly, you like to learn, have fun and play!
What are your skills and experience?
Comprehensive knowledge of major eCommerce eco-systems (Amazon), with a proven record of hands on experience working within Vendor Central.
Strong project management abilities; capable of prioritizing and handling multiple projects simultaneously under tight time constraints and across multiple cross functional teams / departments.
Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office (ie Excel and PowerPoint) applications and profitero
Expertise in transforming a strategy and vision into actionable plans
Technical understanding of internet technologies
Strong attention to detail, organized
Strong communication, Presentation and Collaborative skills
Strong data analytics, reporting, business modeling & forecasting skills
Ability to interpret data and draw conclusions
Ability to adapt to changing systems, forms, and standards
Open to working in an ambiguous environment.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing or related eCommerce field required; MBA an asset
Minimum 2+ years prior experience in eCommerce merchandising at mass retailers or DTC, preferably with a toy, retail or consumer products company
Success with implementing and maintaining Digital / eCommerce systems
Knowledge in Supply Chain, Trade Marketing, or Merchandising
Understands basic supply chain management and logistics fulfillment business operations