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Director, IT Product Management- Merchandising

Date Posted: 7/8/2024

Job #1666443
Marlborough, Massachusetts

We have partnered with our client in their search for a Director, IT Product Management- Merchandising. 

Who You Are:

  • Experienced in product management within complex retail environments.
  • Skilled in driving product initiatives from concept to launch.
  • Adept at collaborating with engineering, platform teams, and stakeholders.
  • Strong understanding of merchandising processes, systems, and data.
  • Effective at prioritizing budgets and resources.
Role Overview:
  • Establish and execute the strategy for Merchandising Products.
  • Align products with technology and Merchandising strategies using data-driven decisions.
  • Focus on optimizing assortments, promotions, and merchant efficiency to boost revenue.
  • Foster relationships across the company to enhance MerchTech capabilities.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Partner with Merchandising teams to align technology with strategic goals.
  • Advocate for Merchandising needs across IT products and services.
  • Use data insights to identify opportunities and support decisions.
  • Analyze current processes and technology to find improvement areas.
  • Create a strategic roadmap and manage product backlogs.
  • Lead development, deployment, and optimization of MerchTech products.
  • Define and measure KPIs for product adoption and performance.
  • Promote cross-departmental collaboration.
  • Proven product management experience in retail.
  • BA/BS in Engineering, Business, Marketing, or related field.
  • 6+ years in product management, retail, or related fields.
  • Strong data analysis and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Experience in strategy development and execution.
  • Ability to manage ambiguity and drive organizational change.

Title: Director, IT Product Management- Merchandising

Location: MA

Client Industry: Retail

Compensation: $100-$110/hour

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