The Walt Disney Company Merchandise Coordinator in Mumbai, India

The Merchandise Coordinator performs general clerical tasks and manages process and paperwork flow. Exhibit proficiency in all systems and processes related to merchandising. Communicate and follow up with internal and external partners and coordinate the flow of correspondence and information. Manage the operations and technical functions of merchandising as it pertains to the execution of product for retail sales at Disney Theme Park Merchandise to maximize productivity and efficiencies.

Responsibilities : Areas of Responsibility:

  • Support Merchandise Planner to maintain the department item and grid list. Communicate add/drop assortment changes to help inform future orders.

  • Review weekly sales performance and communicate recommendations to drive business performance

  • Support leader with business insight and analytics to optimize in season opportunities and minimize liability.

  • Partner with Merchandise Assistant to ensure all product releases are delivering on time and communicate any concerns immediately.

  • Partner with Location Strategy & Allocation to confirm all in stock items are properly set up and selling in all intended stores.

  • Proactively manage Planning tasks associated with all Pending Task Workbook issues, RTV’s and price changes.

  • Identify stock concerns and proactively communicate action plan.

  • Identify opportunities to improve store performance through assortment changes.

  • Assist Planner with special projects, as needed.

  • Support leader to achieve all financial objectives.

  • Understand and utilize all tools to analyze business performance.

  • Walk stores regularly.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent

  • Proven retail, product development, or related experience

  • Proven knowledge of WDW retail systems, including VISION and SIMBA

  • Demonstrated strong partnering and working relationship skills

  • Demonstrated positive attitude with the ability to be responsive to feedback

  • Proven ability to work with more than one leader

  • Ability to work as part of a high performance team

  • Willingness to learn new skills and processes

Additional Information :

Skills Required:

  • Proven strong problem solving & analytical skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency with typing and strong computer technology skills

  • Demonstrated initiative skills in the workplace

  • Demonstrated strong organizational and time management skills, and attention to detail

  • Proven proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint

Job ID: 553979BR

Location: Mumbai,India

Job Posting Company: Walt Disney International