Posted: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 5:11 AM
Company Overview 13;
Grainger is a broad line, business:to:business distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supplies and other related products and services. More than 3.2 million businesses and institutions worldwide rely on Grainger for products such as safety gloves, ladders, motors and janitorial supplies, along with services like inventory management and technical support. These customers represent a broad collection of industries including commercial, government, healthcare and manufacturing. They place orders online, on mobile devices, through sales representatives, over the phone and at local branches. Approximately 5,000 suppliers provide Grainger with more than 1.6 million products stocked in Graingers distribution centers and branches worldwide.
Located downtown Chicago, Gamut is a start:up operation being launched by Grainger. The company is developing an innovative, new e:commerce platform that will leverage technology, structured data, and customer insights to launch a successful new business. This is an exciting opportunity to help develop a dynamic organization from the ground up and explore numerous career development possibilities as the company continues to grow.
Position Description 13;
The Merchandising Operations Coordinator is responsible for supporting our merchandising objectives on every front. We are seeking a results:oriented professional to execute key merchandising activities, initiatives, and manage projects aligned with company goals and objectives. This is a complex role requiring high level organizational skills.
In supporting our merchandising team, the Merchandising Operations Coordinator will become familiar with our software and publishing requirements. Duties will include data normalization, software testing, web publishing tasks, and data management.
Our Merchandising Operations Coordinator is a dedicated support position who will:
:Manage large sets of data, including maintenance, updates, and analysis
:Format and review product information for correctness, completeness, and overall quality
:Support product information activities in merchandising content
:Create, monitor, and report on merchandising production schedules
:Manage data initiatives aligned with company goals and objectives 13;
Position Requirements: 13;
Experience working with large sets of data, deadlines, and details is preferred.
* Expert proficiency in Microsoft Office functionality, especially Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
* Able collaborator with leadership, business users, and technical personnel.
* Strong verbal and written communication skills.
* Ability to work in deadline:driven environment and handle multiple conflicting priorities at the same time.
* Good project management skills.
* Attention to detail.
EEOC Statement 13;
Grainger is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
• Location: Chicago
• Post ID: 82409287 chicago