You’re an original. So are we.
We’re a company of people who like to forge our own path. We invented the blue jean in 1873, and we reinvented khaki pants in 1986. We pioneered labor and environmental guidelines in manufacturing. And we work to build sustainability into everything we do. Our brands stand for freedom and self-expression around the world.
Where we lead, others follow. For more than 160 years, we’ve used the strength of our brands to lead with our values and make an outsized impact on the world. We employ more than 15,000 people globally to support our great brands: Levi’s®, Dockers®, Denizen® and Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™
About the Job
You will manage the long range product financial strategy and help build multiple key categories on the Global Merchandise Planning team. You will help guide global product strategies and will be an essential partner to the Levi’s® Global Merchandising, Global Supply Planning, and Regional Planning teams through bringing strategic insights to support brand vision.
⏵ Drive long range category plan development and portfolio optimization in partnership with Global Merchants
⏵ Collaborate with Global Merchants to manage the development of seasonal sub-category productivity plans and targets (assortment architecture) for assigned product categories
⏵ Build the development of a Financial Assortment Framework that provides financial goals within seasonal assortments, including unit, rev, AUC, and GM%
⏵ Build the development of a tops-down global perspective on seasonal investment strategies which focus on monetizing key big ideas and seasonal themes.
⏵ Accountable to “balance” Global Merchandising aspirations with solid foundations of “facts”, negotiating and delivering a solid global plan
⏵ Be a liaison between Global Merchandising, Regional Merchandise Planning, and Global Supply Planning.
⏵ Identify areas of risk and opportunity for capacity management for the Supply Planning teams through assessment of bottoms up plans
⏵ Analyze and assess the global sales performance of assigned product categories.
⏵ Help prepare/and participate in Global monthly business review meetings
⏵ Present recommendations and other analysis to manager to drive our goals
⏵ Guide and direct development of analysis that yields applicable insights to improve effectiveness and efficiency of global product assortments
⏵ Bachelor’s degree; Finance, Operations, Retail Management or Business Management required (or equivalent work experience)
⏵ 5+ years of experience in: retail merchandise planning, merchandising, demand forecasting; inventory management, allocation or replenishment; financial planning or financial analysis experience
⏵ People development experience through either direct or indirect reporting responsibilities
⏵ Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel required; can manipulate large quantities of data
⏵ Strong analytical skills to interpret meaningful themes from quantitative data
⏵ Able to use rigor and logic to solve problems
⏵ Strong aptitude with numbers; retail math skills, understanding of forecasting methodology
⏵ Build relationships with a broad, diverse group of partners,
⏵ Present complex information/recommendations in terms meaningful to several audiences
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
Our 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 or family status, 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.
LOCATION1155 Battery St. San Francisco, CA, 94111FULL TIME/PART TIMEFull time