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Quebec Category Manager- eCommerce

 

 

 

 

Numéro de demande :  109263

Groupe de carrière :  Corporate Office Careers

Déplacements :  0 - 10%

Pays : Canada (CA)

Province : Quebec (CA-QC)

Ville : Montreal

Emplacement : CROMBIE REIT - MONTREAL OFFICE

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Voila.ca est une nouvelle équipe dédiée au lancement et à la promotion du nouveau service de commande et de livraison d’épicerie en ligne de Sobeys. Il s’agit d’une rare opportunité de faire partie d’une start-up à même une grande entreprise. Vous participerez au lancement et à la gestion d’une nouvelle marque pour les marchés de l’Ontario et du Québec grâce à l’outil d’épicerie en ligne de classe mondiale. Nous sommes à la recherche de personnes expérimentées, passionnées, curieuses, obsédées par le service à la clientèle et entrepreneures dans l’âme pour se joindre à une équipe diversifiée et motivée dont la mission est d'aider les Canadiens à garder une longueur d'avance sur leur vie bien remplie. Voilà by Sobeys et Voilà par IGA : le moyen le plus fiable et le plus pratique pour les Canadiens de faire leur épicerie. Votre épicerie livrée chez vous. Tout simplement.™

 

Overview

The Category Manager, E-Commerce will be accountable for building, leading and implementing category strategies in support of the overall e-commerce merchandising strategy, through effective assortment, pricing, promotions, and placement. This is also a unique opportunity to help build and design the processes that Voila par IGA will use prior to customer launch. This position will be based out of the Montreal Office and report into the Director of Merchandising, Voila in Toronto, however it will require the candidate to develop close ties with the Category Management teams in Quebec to ensure a successful execution of the Voila par IGA strategy in the Quebec market.

Job Description

• Manage e-commerce merchandising plan for multiple categories – e.g., fresh, grocery, emerging
• Category management background; experience with buying and/or pricing.
• E-Commerce experience is a plus; particularly within grocery or managing extended aisle categories for retailers in other industry
• Account management or relationship management experience (previous work with suppliers, vendors, agencies, etc.)
• Analytical background (sales, business analyst type role) or content related background (enrichment, onboarding items, article set-up etc.)
• Experience building or working in a start-up type business with a strong process oriented approach to solving problems.
• Utilize market research (including category, competitor and customer information) to create the e-commerce assortment strategy to deliver the e-commerce P&L.
• Support the development of e-commerce category playbooks in collaboration with merchandising / category management team, including defining category roles and intents, product range, key suppliers, pricing and promotions, mix and margins, substitutions, and sourcing strategy / supply chain approach
• Translate e-commerce category playbooks into SKU-level assortment, including shared national SKUs and online-only extended aisle SKUs.
• Build strong relationships with merchandising / category management teams on supplier standards and on boarding, leveraging national scale in buying and negotiations.
• Work with merchandising services team on SKU-level data requirements.
• Work with forecasting, replenishment team on category budgets and forecasts
• Work with marketing team on promotions strategy, ad planning process, and site / app placements (including supplier-funded promotions)
• Manage own category management budget
• Responsible for management of own category performance to deliver the e-commerce P&L, including sales, margin, profit, inventory and market share
• Conduct post-buy analysis to inform future buying decisions
• Communicate and report e-commerce category performance and financial results

Job Requirements

• Technical - high level of comfort/familiarity with MS Excel and big data is a must
• Analytical - someone with analytical background, not afraid of dealing with large sets of data and unpack insights really quickly.
• Experience developing and executing category strategies
• Ability to analyze category data and determine trends and opportunities
• Ability to build relationships with internal teams and external suppliers
• Ability to partner with leadership team on e-commerce strategies
• Collaborative with logical thinking and problem solving capability
• Resilient and adaptable to fast-paced environment
• 3 to 5 years experience in senior merchandising role in e-commerce or retail
• Strategic thinking with deep understanding of e-commerce or the retail industry
• Solid organizational, interpersonal, time management and problem solving skills
• Experience using SAP beneficial but not required
• Bachelors Degree or a combination of relevant work experience
• Must be Bilingual (English and French)

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