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Associate Vendor Manager

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Associate Vendor Manager (Tools and Garden)
Woot is seeking a creative, goal-oriented and highly entrepreneurial person to join our exciting and fast-paced team. We are heads-down focused on growing and developing a smart assortment of brands and providing the best possible shopping experience for our customers.

eCommerce client is looking for a driven, entrepreneurial, enthusiastic Associate Vendor Manager to join their Tools and Garden team. This role is an excellent opportunity to learn the buying function and e-commerce business from an experienced team.

The Associate Vendor Manager will leverage strong project management skills. You will be given the opportunity to manage customer-facing detail page content, execute against larger project initiatives, and drive process improvements for the entire team.

A successful candidate for the AVM position will:
- Maintain key systems information, including new item set up, supplier administration, product details and prices
- Have a thorough understanding of the industry, seasonality and business trends/events, and continually monitor competitor/industry developments
- Have a complete understanding of the customer needs, both existing and potential, and use that knowledge to advocate for and drive delivery of site features that provide customers the most addictive shopping experience
- Provide ad hoc and regular online content management, reporting, and analysis to help decision making, such as: vendor set up, wholesale reporting, performance analysis, etc.
- Have a natural affinity for project management
- Be motivated by a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment where every idea is heard
- Will have an interest in working collaboratively with cross-functional teams.
- Will be intellectually curious, have a goal-oriented approach
- Be a great communicator, with a keen understanding of customer needs (as well as corny jokes).
- Ensure issues are dealt with in an effective and timely manner.

Our team culture is both collaborative and self-motivated, with significant rewards given to team members who drive for improved processes, customer obsession, attention to detail, and big thinking. New ideas are welcomed and encouraged on the Home team. Are you up for the challenge?

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree
Experience using Excel and/or other Business Analytic tools

Preferred Qualifications

Strong database and computer skills
1+ years of retail and/or online experience preferred

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