Merchandise Presentation Analyst

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Merchandise Presentation Analyst

About Ross Stores, Inc.

Since 1982, our focus has been on bringing our customers a constant stream of high quality brands and trends at extraordinary savings, while providing a fun and exciting treasure hunt experience. We believe in keeping things simple: no expensive signage, displays or fancy fixtures - to us, it's far more meaningful to pass greater savings on to our customers with on trend apparel, accessories, footwear, and home furnishings. With more than 1,800 stores, including Ross Dress for Less and dd's DISCOUNTS, we are the nation's largest off-price retail chain, and we continue to grow at a rate far outpacing traditional retail.

With corporate headquarters located in Dublin, CA, we have three buying offices positioned in key markets in New York City, Los Angeles, and Boston, as well as six state-of-the-art distribution centers across the country. With FY2019 revenues of $16 billion, we are a Fortune 500, S&P 500, and Nasdaq 100 Company, committed to offering an inclusive, safe and positive workplace. Come see what's in store.

As part of the Ross family you will experience:
  • A respectful culture embedded with collaborative partnerships and humility
  • Opportunities to give back to your community through national charities, local volunteer initiatives, and our Ross Cares Fund
  • A significant investment in your career through extensive onboarding programs, continuous learning opportunities, ongoing development and the opportunity to work with engaged and knowledgeable industry leaders


Additional information is available at: https://jobs.rossstores.com/creative/about

About this opportunity ....

A Merchandise Presentation Analyst will be providing support for the Home Presentation Manager and working on problems of diverse scope where analysis of situations or data requires in-depth evaluations of identifiable factors. Individual will be required to focus on continual improvements of business processes, exercising judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Communicate and interact with Merchants, Store Operations, Initiatives, Planning, Allocation, and other cross-functional teams across the organization on a regular basis.
  • Maintain and analyze established reporting cadence to measure merchant and store strategies (incl. production and delivery of established bi-weekly reports)
  • Assist in coordination, and execute successful Merchant initiatives
  • Assist in supporting content to include in Store Presentation Guide
  • Provide support for troubleshooting merchant or store operational callouts
  • Assist in coordination and execution of successful merchant initiatives via unit buy analysis
  • Develop and provide analysis for time sensitive ad hoc requests
  • Write and maintain project sheets
  • Develop and document "Best Methods", new processes and standards
  • Support key functions of a project and interact and communicate effectively within and across the organization, in person, on video calls and through emails

Who you are ...
  • You have your Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • You've had 2+ years of retail or consumer product experience
  • You have store/merchant knowledge which is a plus
  • You are a strong team player, have entrepreneurial drive and are highly organized
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • You have strong analytical skills and conceptual ability
  • You are able to act independently, multitask and manage multiple projects and priorities
  • You have advanced Computer skills in MS office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook


Perks and Benefits of joining our team....

Our Associates are at the heart of everything we do and we're proud to offer a range of benefits that reflect how much we value their contributions. Here's a peek into what you can expect as an eligible Ross Associate:
  • A broad range of affordable health insurance options*, 401(k) with employer match*, life insurance*
  • Ample PTO, paid holidays, and Summer Fridays, as well as the opportunity to purchase additional vacation*
  • Employee stock purchase plan*
  • Charitable donations matched by Ross Stores Foundation
  • Enhanced maternity and bonding leaves with 100% income replacement*
  • Parent support programs
  • And more....

* eligibility may vary based on level and tenure, subject to change

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