Ensure product range and all decisions deliver on strategic vision for the brand and category while delivering against the business plan.
Prepare and interpret sales data in order to provide and execute against resultant recommendations and actionable strategies
Collaboration with Retail Planning, Ecommerce, and Operations team members to execute seasonal plans and store experience.
Provide data and ensure accuracy of all product related materials to merchandising operations, marketing, ecommerce, and global merchandising.
Assist Retail Apparel Merchant in providing business updates on Retail business at weekly and monthly meetings including strengths, weaknesses, and actions to move forward.
Partner with Retail Marketing and Visual Teams to ensure assortment is supported as planned.
Support retail merchandising team in all responsibilities including but not limited to visual line plans, forecasting, entering orders, setting up product, tracking deliveries, creating presentations, and preparing for meetings.
Work with ecommerce merchandising team to manage proper placement of assortments as per brand initiatives.
Visit stores, monitor competition websites and be in market consistently.
Understand competitive environments and conduct ongoing market research focusing on consumer purchasing habits, competitive programs and customer developments
Represent the brand and utilize the PUMA 4Keys (Fair, Honest, Positive, Creative) in all decisions, actions, processes and practices.