Merchandise Manager, Vendor Direct

San Francisco, CA
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Meghan Healy

Job Description:

Our Leading Iconic Retail Client is looking for an On-Boarding Manager for their eCommerce Platform! 

Essential Functions 
• Manages the new vendor direct setup process, collaborating with internal operations and buying teams. 
• Owns the supplier outreach to negotiate and on-board new suppliers to client
• Guides vendors through the supplier agreement, vendor direct agreement process and vendor direct work flow. 
• Provides suppliers with the customer service they need to seamlessly integrate with client. This includes: answering questions, guiding them thru process and troubleshooting when necessary. 

• Bachelor’s Degree required. 
• Retail buying, planning and/or forecasting or related experience preferred. 
• Prior experience with Vendor Direct business models preferred. 
• Ability to work in a highly matrixed organization. 
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills (oral, written and listening) and ability to communicate with all leadership levels. 
• Ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs. , 
• Excellent project management skills and strong multitasking ability.