Assistant Buyer - Home Goods
ShopHQ - Eden Prairie, MN

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Job Description:
Exciting things are happening here at ShopHQ! Not only
have we changed our name and brand to ShopHQ, we are
expanding our product assortment across all categories
of the business. We are looking for an Assistant Buyer
to join the organization in the Home Goods category!
The Assistant Buyer has ownership of a portion of the
Buyer's overall business and is accountable to achieve
sales and margin objectives. The Assistant Buyer will
partner with the Buyer to develop and execute a strategy
for product assortment and manages vendor relationships
for a specific category of business to maximize sales
and exceed customer expectations.
What you’ll do
  • Assist Buyer to identify merchandise assortments,
selects product and manages vendor relationships
  • Partner with Planning and cross functional teams to
ensure product is available to all ShopHQ mediums
  • Identifies and recommends new products or business
  • Responsible for collaborating with cross-functional
groups to ensure successful vendor assortment
  • Utilizing many reporting resources, analyze existing
style productivity, vendor performance and deliver
recommendations for action plans.
  • Work with IMS/PMT to ensure correct attribute and
taxonomy assignment
  • Analyze industry, competitor, and category trends to
identify new product opportunities.
  • Provide direction to Merchandising Coordinator to
ensure key tasks are completed on-time; item set-up,
sizing of images, data entry of ValuePay and pricing
adjustments, partnering with Legal & QA on FTC and
QA compliance and multiple other responsibilities as
Benefits – What you’ll get
  • 401(k) match, Health, Dental, Vision, Life
insurance, Paid Time Off
  • Team member discount
  • Annual and quarterly recognition program
  • Clear growth opportunities within the organization
Job Requirements:
What you’ll need to succeed
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • 2-3 years of relevant Merchandising or E-Commerce
experience preferred
  • Strong analytical skills required
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Able to operate independently and work closely with
the buying team and other cross functional teams.
  • Minimal
  • Buyer Buyer II > Sr. Buyer > Director > Sr.
Director > Vice President
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