At YETI, we believe that time spent outdoors matters more than ever and our gear can make that time extraordinary. When you work here, you’ll have the opportunity to create exceptional, meaningful work and problem solve with innovative team members by your side. Together, you’ll help our customers get the high-quality gear they need to make the most of their adventures. We areBUILT FOR THE WILD™.
The Merchandising Manager will be a key member of the eCommerce team in helping to define and deploy best-in-class customer experiences on our owned digital platform, YETI.com. Our website is more than a shopping experience; it also represents the pinnacle expression of our brand. As such, you will help execute a strategy that unites content and commerce in a way that engages consumers and drives high converting shopping experiences.
Take an active role, in the early stages of the product lifecycle, with our Category team in devising a merchandising strategy for new products
Brief to Creative Team the specific needs of YETI.com, with regards to product story-telling
Collaborate closely with Marketing on ideation and execution of seasonal campaign calendars
Develop a deep understanding of a category P&L, working with internal finance teams on year-on-year comparatives and forecasting
Work closely with Demand Planning and Allocation to ensure adequate inventory positions
Closely monitor category and SKU-specific metrics, taking a deep and consistent view of product performance down at the impression level, traffic by source, etc.
Partner with Digital leadership and IT to improve frontend and backend ecommerce functionality
Manage outside vendor relationships
Qualifications and Attributes:
Minimum of 6-8 years of relevant experience in digital merchandising
Hands-on experience with technical site merchandising required; Experience with SFCC and its 'Business Manager' functions preferred
2+ years of demonstrated experience managing people
Experience with lifestyle-led brands strongly preferred
Proficiency in e-commerce platforms, site analytics tools and familiarity with content management tools
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to manage relationships with cross functional resources and outside vendors
Collaborative approach with strong team orientation
Attention to detail and an obsession with the customer experience
Strong project management skills
YETI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.