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Buyer OTC Healthcare Upper Respiratory and Lip Care

Minneapolis, MN

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About us: Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of Americau2019s leading retailers. Target Merchandising is evolving at an incredible pace. We are constantly reimagining how this $70 billion retailer offers the innovative, guest-inspiring items that Target is known and loved for. Our goal is to deliver exceptional value, quality and style to elevate Target as the premier retailer in a competitive global marketplace. Through intelligent and progressive business strategies that make the most of Targetu2019s resources and partnerships worldwide, Merchandising works across product categories to create a localized shopping experience online and in our 1800 stores. Are you a creative problem solver who loves to see your work translate into real results? Can you collaborate effectively, execute a plan efficiently and positively influence how Target chooses and presents the right product in the right place at the right price? If so, you will have success on one of our dynamic teams. A role inu00a0 Buying u00a0means working with several diverse vendors to choose the best product mix, both in-store and online. We help determine where to localize, while calibrating market positioning and acting as brand managers. Here, youu2019ll own a wide SKU count so that your work is varied and challenging.u00a0Through cross-functional collaboration, instinct and creativity, you will be the expert on the guest, the market and the competition. Au00a0 Buyer u00a0helps create omni-channel growth by planning profitable and locally relevant assortments using your grasp of guest shopping behavior, assortment requirements and competitors. You will influence and negotiate with vendors to achieve results and identify gaps and opportunities. Your flexibility in reacting to business results and your ability to translate financial metrics and data into actionable strategies will be critical. You will lead cross-functional teams to drive category results while managing progress toward sales and margin goals. Your partnerships with product designers and/or category managers and vendors will help guide product development as you source appropriately for your category. You will interact with Associate Buyers, Senior Merchandise Specialists, the Pricing and Promotion Center of Excellence, Planning, Site Merchandising, the Item Center of Excellence and many other expert partners in support of your promotional planning work across channels. About you: u00b7Four-year degree or equivalent experience u00b71 years of Merchandising experience u00b7Strong strategic and analytical skills to grow a business u00b7Strong collaboration skills to partner with CFT u00b7Flexibility, resilient and comfortable working in u201cgrey areasu201d that are constantly changing u00b7Strong communication skills to establish a presence with large, multi-national CPG companies About This role: u00b7At $600M in annual sales volume, this desk has significant impact on the OTC Division financials u00b7Highly seasonal business with undefined season parameters (flu incidences, pollen count, etc) u00b7Broad Scope with strategic JBP Partners u00b7Meaningful Owned Brand penetration u00b7Emerging trends in the natural and homeopathic business u00b7Holiday programming with seasonal lip care (Checklanes, mini-seasonal, exclusives)

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