Retail Merchandising Display Manager, Baking

Employer
NestlA$ $A' (C) USA
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jan 13, 2022
Closes
Jan 16, 2022
Ref
311967673
Industry
Retail
Hours
Full Time
Foods people love. Brands people trust. And a career that nourishes your future like no other.If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, NestlA$ (C) is the place for you. NestlA$ (C) USA is one of seven operating companies that make up NestlA$ (C) 's presence in the United States. We're in 97% of American homes, and as the leading food and beverage company, our goals are to continue to deliver quality food and beverage products, strengthen our local communities, and reduce our environmental and climate impact.We're determined to challenge the status quo and be better tomorrow than we are today. As individuals and teams, we embrace our entrepreneurial culture and have created a workplace where collaboration is essential, courage is rewarded, speed is expected, and agility is the norm to delight our consumers every single day. Here, you will find limitless opportunities to learn and advance your career and feel empowered to succeed in the workplace and beyond. Because our focus is not only on nourishing our customers, but also about enriching you.This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.Position SummaryNestlA$ (C) USA's Baking division brings together a portfolio the nation's most iconic baking brands - NestlA$ (C) Toll House, Carnation, and Libby's. This winning product portfolio has a rich history of delighting bakers across the nation, making meaningful connections a little bit warmer and more memorable, and giving consumers the best possible experience. As part of NestlA$ (C) 's mission to enhance the quality of consumers' lives, we're poised for strong sustained growth and are excited to offer career opportunities that will drive growth and go-to-market strategies. It has never been a more exciting time to join.The NestlA$ (C) Baking division is looking to welcome a critical Retail Merchandising Display Manager role on the seasonal marketing team. This individual will reinvent and optimize the merchandising display experience to deliver a flawless experience for the shopper, the customer, and NestlA$ (C) . You will bring high-impact display programs to life - ideating and innovating against new opportunities, reimaging displays, and enhancing current displays - to drive sales, win at first moment of truth, and persuade shoppers to select NestlA$ (C) 's winning brands. This role will be a critical driver of unrelenting commercial excellence.The Retail Merchandising Display Manager will create brand-right display concepts to better serve our customers' needs and consumer consumption behaviors. Should constantly pattern the external market to bring insights and brand-right recommendations to the team. Accountable for creating and delivering impactful presentations used to influence leadership. Consistently demonstrates a passion for our consumer and customer, fosters a collaborative, team-oriented work environment, and is agile in an environment of constant changeRESPONSIBILITIES:Strategy and execution of merchandising displays across the Bakery Sweets portfolio of brands (NestlA$ (C) Toll House, Carnation, and Libby's) and products (morsels, cookie dough, milks, and pumpkin)Lead front end planning and implementation for displays as well as business optimization and analysisEstablish best practices and develop innovative strategies to make execution seamlessIdentify products to support and display in secondary merchandising display locationsEstablish optimized product assortment for display units to maximize sales and forecast velocities to deliver simultaneous sell down of display itemsLead relationship with strategic vendor partner(s) that design, create, build, and deploy merchandising displaysParticipate in material/finish selection, research and development work in collaboration with Procurement teamPrepare presentation materials and deliver compelling presentations to partners/leadershipIdentify and propose innovative solutions to resolve issues that impact project schedule, cost or design integrityMonitor and optimize business performance against shipment and consumption targets, etc.Travel to provide on-site design support, become familiar with display build details, and evaluate end resultEXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:Bachelor's degree4+ years experience in retail Merchandising Display design in a corporate environment or design firm; demonstrated strong industry knowledge and expertise3+ years experience in forecastingExperience in technical packaging or display design & Seasonal Experience, a plusProficient in Sketchup, Microsoft Suite, In Design and/or PhotoshopRequisition ID152532#LI-MF1It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join NestlA$ (C) . The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. NestlA$ (C) seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call NestlA$ (C) home.The NestlA$ (C) Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@ or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.Arlington, VA, US, 22209