İlan Detay
Levi's Görsel

Levi Strauss & CO - Merchandiser

Job Definition

JOB DESCRIPTION

Purpose:

Executes the development of local product and refines global product on behalf of the Levi’s® creative hub that meets specific unique geographic requirements.

Scope:

Supports the development of a local product line for a single category / segment with moderate complexity and / or volume or multiple classifications with low complexity / volume

Key Responsibilities

  • Contribute to all aspects of Product Development activities
  • Execute and implement brand strategies
  • Execute seasonal line release activities
  • Identify and assist in developing quick response products
  • Offer input to the brand’s annual plan
  • Stay informed on customer trends and what is selling both globally and locally
  • Gain a complete understanding of our competition and their pricing strategies for multiple markets
  • Partner with cross functional teams on seasonal point of view and commercialization for optimal profitability
  • Participate in fit test and line adopt meetings
  • Very strong communication skills – includes presentation, influencing and negotiation skills

Qualifications

    • Istanbul, Turkey

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  • JOB DESCRIPTION

    Purpose:

    Executes the development of local product and refines global product on behalf of the Levi’s® creative hub that meets specific unique geographic requirements.

    Scope:

    Supports the development of a local product line for a single category / segment with moderate complexity and / or volume or multiple classifications with low complexity / volume

    Key Responsibilities

    • Contribute to all aspects of Product Development activities
    • Execute and implement brand strategies
    • Execute seasonal line release activities
    • Identify and assist in developing quick response products
    • Offer input to the brand’s annual plan
    • Stay informed on customer trends and what is selling both globally and locally
    • Gain a complete understanding of our competition and their pricing strategies for multiple markets
    • Partner with cross functional teams on seasonal point of view and commercialization for optimal profitability
    • Participate in fit test and line adopt meetings
    • Very strong communication skills – includes presentation, influencing and negotiation skills

    Metrics:

    • Measured on revenue, MGP% and equity measures for geographic clusters

    Education / Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree in related area
    • Minimum 5 years direct merchandising experience working at an apparel manufacturer or marketer
    • Proficiency with MS Office applications (Word & Excel)

    Critical Skills

    • Knowledge of garment design & construction
    • Knowledge of domestic & offshore suppliers and sources
    • Knowledge of cost of goods
    • Ability to perform inventory planning & volume forecasting
    • Strong planning & organizational skills
    • Excellent communication skills – includes influencing & negotiation skills
    • Excellent command of English both written and spoken
    • Demonstrates flexibility & initiative with minimal direction

    LOCATION

    Istanbul, Turkey

    FULL TIME/PART TIME

    Full time