Primary Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Job Tile: Director, Merchandising (DMM)
Job Number: 2017-53377
Date Posted: 9-26-2017
The Division Merchandise Manager (DMM)/ Director of Merchandising provides leadership and product direction to the Protein Food and Beverage Merchandising teams and is responsible for developing and executing a profitable, customer-focused merchandising strategy for North American corporate and franchise stores and GNC.com and all eCommerce affiliates. This leader will also influence international assortments and GNC wholesale and direct-to-customer business.
This position reports directly to the Vice President of Merchandising, Sports and leads an organization of merchant professionals. This leader works closely with the planning, marketing, product development, science, replenishment, finance, and store operations teams to significantly improve the sales, margin, profitability and maximize shareholder value.
Leads and develops team of Merchandising professionals
8 - 10 years related merchandising experience, 6 – 8 years with a mix of buying, planning and placement responsibilities
GNC is the leader in sports supplements and performance products and encourages those with a personal interest in fitness athletics and sports to apply
Bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university; or four years related experience and/ or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience
GNC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Protected Veterans/Disabled Individuals Employer.
Ted, VP, International Merchandising & Product Development
If you like a challenge, this is the place… for you. Our products are second to none. In fact, we are often the innovator and leader of a category. The people at GNC have a great deal of pride in knowing they are part of an organization that can offer such great products. There is always a new challenge and our teams rally to work together and meet it.