eCommerce Merchandiser – THE NORTH FACE

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Company: VF Corporation
Location: Stabio (TI), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

We are looking for an enthusiast and dynamic eCommerce Merchandiser to join The North Face team in Ticino, Switzerland.

The North Face is the premier exploration company in the world.  Founded in the counter culture of Berkeley, CA in 1966 we have a long and storied legacy of enabling exploration, protecting our planet, and creating iconic and technically advanced product.

Our culture is born from the spirit of the Explorer and infuses everything we do.  We love wild places.  We spark curiosity.  We dare to disrupt.  We create communities.  And we lead with integrity.  We are a community of explorers constantly looking for new ideas, places and people to connect with.

Let’s talk about the role!

As the eCommerce Merchandiser your role within The North Face is key to execute merchandising strategies that maximise sales, margin, inventory turnover, visual presentation and customer satisfaction whilst also fulfilling the following aspects of the role:   

  • Executing eCommerce go to market operations including maintaining the eCommerce digital catalogue.

  • Focusing on catalogue creation, product flows, site maintenance and ensure data accuracy.

  • Driving merchandising and sequencing with an eye for detail and colour as well as metric performance.

  • Providing support with purchase orders and stock management activities – orders upload, replenishment upload, out of stock removal, etc.

  • Monitoring Business weekly, monthly, and quarterly to report on KPIs, campaign success, inventory, product sales, top conversion paths, and merchandising.

  • Working with various 3rd parties and a cross functional team to execute all site updates such as navigation and SEO optimisation.

  • Being in charge of Internal Search through its optimisation and managing strategic enhancements and relation with the partner.

  • Support feedback for partners such as and digital accounts/buying/planning.

How you’ll make a difference…    

  • You will be able to organise and prioritise workload to meet deadlines.

  • You are self motivated, flexible, and able to handle large volumes of work independently.

  • You must be detailed oriented working around multiple seasons.

  • You have the ability to define problems, collects data, establishes facts, and draw valid conclusions.

  • Previous digital/eCommerce experience is an asset.

What’s in it for you?  

Most companies like to say they offer a competitive salary, an amazing bonus/benefit and pension scheme as well as staff discounts (btw we offer 50%!). We also do this, only quite different. Because it’s not just our products which set us apart from others. It’s our people and we believe they deserve to be nurtured and looked after.  

That’s why, on top of the usual benefits, we offer much more: 

  • Career ownership, enabling you to build your knowledge and experience across different brands and even different countries.

  • A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do. 

  • Tailored training. From a thorough induction to ongoing online and face-to-face training, we are committed to helping you grow, both professionally and personally.   

  • An inclusive environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together.

  • On site gym offering health and well-being initiatives.

  • Subsidised canteen as well as break out areas offering complimentary hot drinks.

Free to Be, Inclusion & Diversity

As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, VF is committed to support disadvantaged groups whilst providing equal opportunities for both VF associates and applicants alike.

Please submit your application in English.