The Store Optimization Analyst is responsible for in-season management, analysis of sales, impact on product placement and store trends. If you are analytical and passionate about retail, come join our team!!
* Identify store statistical and in-season trends by category and sku. Collaborate with key business partners (Allocations Team) and the Managers of Store Optimization on geographic, market, competitor, and omni trends. * Analyze incoming requests from home office or field to help determine if requested program should be approved and rolled out. * Identify capacity issues across the Lockers Division, complete transfers, generate reporting and any other specific market missed opportunities. * Maintain designs of in-season store optimization floor plans to maximize retail store space, sale, profits, & shopping convenience. * Analyze store optimization floor plans, brand reporting tools, reporting, and make recommendations to optimize floor plans, improve functionality (customer experience as well as store operations) and financial performance. * Collaborate with the Managers of Store Optimization to effectively manage the balance between store selling space and assortment alternatives while maintaining and communicating S.A.T tool results. * Participate in business review meetings to ensure goals within the divisions are being met and recommend adjustments accordingly if they are not. * Participate in pre-season guidance/analysis and post-season hindsight to drive go forward thinking across the Lockers. * Provide analysis about selling patterns, consumer trends and purchasing habits online and in-store. * Ability to work collaboratively in a fast paced environment * Excellent organizational skills; ability to prioritize multiple tasks with tight deadlines * Passion for the retail industry * Strong analytical ability and detailed oriented * Excellent verbal and written communication skills * Ability to proactively see business opportunities * Proficiency in Excel, Word, and Adobe Illustrator preferred * Bachelor Degree Preferred * Innovative thinking, ability to communicate ideas
Associated topics: assistant manager, associate manager, general manager, lead, manager, senior manager, store manager, supervise, retail management, team lead Associated topics: assistant store manager, associate manager, co manager, department supervisor, major gifts officer, manager retail, sales lead, store manager, supervisor, team lead