#120324

Retail Vendor Manager

Location:
Seattle, WA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Samantha McHale
Date:
07/10/2017

Job Description:

RETAIL VENDOR MANAGER

START DATE: ASAP

CONTRACT: 3 MONTHS

LOCATION: SEATTLE, WA

PAY:  DOE

** A FORTUNE 500 RETAIL COMPANY IS LOOKING FOR AN EXCEPTIONAL RETAIL VENDOR MANAGER! **

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • On-boarding vendors - Take them through the process of getting the contracts set up, deciding what selections to carry, onboarding the selection, making sure the data is good, working with the instock team to make sure they are operationally onboarded and creating the forecasts for the ordering
  • Establishing and auditing vendor catalogs including customer facing content
  • Auditing and optimizing sourcing configurations
  • Managing the several steps of on-boarding including work with cross-functional teams such as legal, accounts payable, ordering, etc.
  • Weekly reporting on progress and metrics

 

MUST HAVE:

  • Expertise in Excel
  • Strong data skills, excel modeling, dig into data
  • Detail-oriented
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, always-changing work environment
  • Ability to conceptualize and execute projects with limited oversight
  • Strong bias for action and ability to prioritize and meet deadline
  • Experience with SQL
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to learn new tools quickly

Client Description:

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WORKING WITH AQUENT

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)