Senior Merchant, Levi's Global Womens Tops

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 14 hours ago
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION We believe that clothes — and how you make them — can make a difference. Since 1853, we’ve been passionate about innovation to meet people’s needs. We invented the first blue jean. And we reinvented khaki pants. We pioneered labor and environmental guidelines for our manufacturing partners. And we work to build sustainability into everything we do. A company doesn’t last 160 years by standing still. It endures by reinventing itself, striving to delight its consumers, winning in the marketplace, and by remaining true to its values. We employ more than 17,000 people around the world – supporting great brands, including Levi’s®, Dockers® and Denizen®. Our employees are committed to progress, authenticity and collaboration. We are looking for an experienced Senior Merchant, reporting into the Director, to act as an essential part of the Global Merchandising Team for assigned categories. About the Job• Lead development of the Women's woven tops line, Denim Jackets & Outerwear • Lead seasonal platforms and concepts as essential global team lead, identifies consumer product opportunities based on global market research and local team input • Lead development of the seasonal line release activities • Lead developing quick response products for the category based on consumer or our needs • Lead ideation of the growth strategy for the categories that contribute to the Women’s Tops Business plan • Stay informed about the customer trends and what is selling both globally and locally and alters category strategies • Gain complete understanding of the competition and their pricing strategies for multiple markets • Partner with design on seasonal point of view and commercialization for optimal profitability • Lead to all aspects of merchandising related aspects of the product development activities for the category, manages the product creation process, the seasonal calendar, to meet assortment plan • Sustain partnerships with Design, Product Development and Regional merchandising to ensure products are engineered to profit and quality/aesthetic goals • Evaluate and brings forth an assortment that fulfills our needs. About You• Bachelor’s degree in related discipline (min 7 years of work experience) • Minimum 6 years direct merchandising experience working at an apparel manufacturer or marketer • Comfortable presenting in front of groups with key business partners • Identify opportunities to increase productivity and efficiency • A passion to create commercial assortments that will grow business and enhance the brand • Experience leading a team or direct reports to achieve the goals of a common vision • Proficiency with MS Office applications (Word & Excel) We put a lot of thought into our programs to provide you with a benefits package that matters. Whether it is for medical care, taking time off, improving your health or planning for retirement, we've got you covered. Here's a small snapshot: • 401K match: $1.25 for every $1.00 you contribute up to the first 6% of pay you save. • Five hours of paid volunteer time per month with nonprofit organizations • Product discount of 40% off regular-price merchandise The Company's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status, Vietnam era/disabled veteran status, physical or mental disability, or other protected classes prohibited by applicable law. Company policy prohibits harassment of applicants or employees on the basis of any protected classes. The Company has established a continuing Affirmative Action Program to assure equal employment opportunity in all its policy decisions affecting recruitment, selection, assignment, promotion, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment.­ LOCATION1155 Battery St. San Francisco, CA, 94111FULL TIME/PART TIMEFull time