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Catalogue Specialist

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My client's Softlines Technology organization is singularly focused on the fashion categories' (e.g. clothing, shoes, watches, jewelry and accessories) online experience worldwide where we own and influence the end to end customer experience ranging from traffic generating innovations to purchase and post-sale experience. Due to the subjectivity required to build/maintain a clean and industry leading browse experience, there is a need for a Catalogue Specialist to validate that products are classified correctly, and reassign incorrectly classified items. This is a vital component in Softlines as we build new features to deliver a seamless browse-to-purchase experience that allows our customers to shop by styles.This contractor will be working out of a daily task queue using an internal web based tool. They will be reviewing/validating data attributes of women's clothing items. (types of dresses/categorization of clothing).

The Catalogue Specialist will need to come up to speed very quickly using internal tools, and will need to be able to sort and manage large numbers of products and define/optimize processes along the way. The ideal candidate should have a solid understanding of clothing types and fashion trends so that he/she can make appropriate decisions of where products should be classified.

Needs a basic understanding of women's clothes and their various forms.
This contractor will do some reporting outside of the web based tool using Excel. They will be putting together reports to track their progress on the queue. They'll need to know filtering/sorting/and pivot tables.
Previous site merchandising experience could be helpful.
The team has a dashboard where the contractor and the manager will be able to view their progress.
This is mostly a heads down type of assignment, however the contractor will collaborate somewhat with the other team members.

Key Responsibilities:
· Review a daily queue of data to validate or correct product assignments.
· Possess flexibility to quickly adapt to business needs/changes.
· Execute tasks in a timely manner and to a high degree of quality.
· Identify opportunities for efficiency and automation, and help implement those improvements.
· Train others on custom-built internal tools.

Basic Qualifications:
· Bachelor’s or Associate degree
· Ability to stay focused on repetitive tasks for long periods of time
· Proficiency in Excel
· Have a composed, poised, and professional demeanor while willing to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done

Preferred Qualifications:
· Excellent written and oral communication skills
· Previous e-commerce experience, preferably within Softlines
· Experience manipulating SQL queries and mining data
· Strong analytical abilities and problem solving skills
· Experience working cross-functionally in a fast paced and results driven environment
· Proactive attitude, detail oriented, sense of humor and a team player

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