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ASSOC MERCHANT PROD DEV

Home Depot


Location:
Atlanta, GA
Date:
01/22/2018
2018-01-222018-02-20
Job Code:
113516
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ASSOC MERCHANT PROD DEV (113516)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: 0-25%
  • Functional Area: Merchandising
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE
Responsible for globally sourcing, purchasing and developing globally sourced merchandise for a specific department.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Identify and qualify international vendors to the HD standards
Develop and purchase products
Develop materials to sell the products developed, i.e., packaging, P.K. materials, P.O.P., etc.
Understand impacts of products on sales and GMROI
Creating specifications for products including, packaging, safety and environmental issues
Selects, develops and motivates assigned staff
Understanding of supply chain domestic and international
Conduct presentations at product line reviews and marketing meetings
NATURE AND SCOPE

Typically reports to Sr. Director
No direct responsibility for supervising others.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Environment:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Additional Environmental Job Requirements:

Usually in a comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors causing moderate physical discomfort from such things as dust, fumes or odors.
Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience:
5 years

Physical Requirements:

Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Preferred Qualifications:
High level of comfort with strong negotiations skills and communication skills.
Extensive travel - international and domestic. International experience 3-5 years.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
Marketing background.
Retail Merchandising background. Product knowledge category background in manufacturing and industry practices.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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