Job Title: Merchandise Marketing Manager
Job ID: 315534
Location: Plano, Texas
Requirements - Corp/Field Mgmt
Merchandise Marketing Manager
JC Penney Company, Inc.
jcp is currently going through a historic companywide transformation that wil take our organization to the next level! Our aim is to become ¿America’s Favorite Store¿ through providing quality good, products, and services to every American. Our goal is real y pretty simple - we want to help our customers look and live better every day, while bringing back the fun of shopping. In order to accomplish this mission we are seeking out top talent to join our organization. jcp offers an environment and culture where you can find yourself — your style, your purpose, and your career. Come and be part of our story as we make retail history!
The Merchandise Marketing Managers is responsible for supporting the Divisional Marketing Director by executing marketing and promotion events.
¿ Participates in the planning, development, and space al ocation of Direct Mail and Pre-print
marketing strategies, and landing pages objectives and implementation. Requests Direct
Mail, Pre-Print, E-mail, or Search support to deliver established strategies.
¿ Facilitates discussions with division level merchant team to develop seasonal plan to support division priorities. Daily interaction with merchants.
¿ Evaluates effectiveness of media efforts and makes recommendations to improve content and page productivity and to meet return on investment objectives.
¿ Provides product samples and media fact sheets for marketing/advertising photography
¿ Review pricing to ensure it matches marketing strategies. Performs other reviews or proofing activities as required by area of assignment; may include reviews of advertising, proofs of manuscripts, of marketing media, pre-production.
¿ Reviews and monitors competitor marketing and shares findings with appropriate
¿ Supports relationship with outside vendors and brands.
Core Competencies & Accomplishments:
¿ Ideal candidate should have 5 to 7 years of experience in Marketing
¿ Advanced degree with an emphasis in Marketing preferred
¿ Proven ability to interface with senior management, buyers, and other process team
members; good merchandise presentation skil s; ability to plan and execute to item potential
¿ Prior buying and store experience is beneficial
¿ Demonstrated ability to perform competitive analysis and review advertising effectiveness
¿ Strong analytical skil s, attention to detail, accuracy and good fol ow-through skil s required
Our corporate office supports the jcpenney stores nationwide. For your flawless and impeccable support we offer a competitive compensation and benefit package including medical/dental, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan, and a merchandise discount plan to jcpenney. Amenities include free covered parking, ful cafeteria services, fitness center, and on-site childcare, etc.
A century-old name in retailing, J. C. Penney is reinventing itself to modernize its iconic but sagging department store business. The...