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Senior Merchandise Data & Reporting Analyst

ModCloth, Los Angeles, CA

Fashionable vintage-style


ModCloth is an innovative, digitally native lifestyle brand committed to inspiring individual style and helping our community of customers be the best version of themselves. Our products are vintage inspired and feature feminine silhouettes and bright, colorful prints. ModCloth designs and sells its own exclusive line of private label apparel in a full range of sizes, and curates a unique assortment of fashion from independent designers.

Putting your amazing analytical skills and operational prowess to good use, you’ll be responsible for implementing solutions that enable execution against strategic initiatives to support ModCloth’s Merchandising, Design, and Sourcing organizations. You’ll partner closely with the Business Intelligence and Merchandising leadership to improve existing reporting and analytics capabilities, design and create new tools, and put best practices in place to maximize operational efficiencies to drive profitable growth for the organization as a whole.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee maintenance and development of existing merchandising reporting  tools including: Open to Buy, Weekly/Monthly/Quarterly Reporting, Product Management Suite, Forecasting, and Assortment tools.
  • Ideation and creation of new tools and reports that create organizational efficiencies, support organizational strategic initiatives, and maximize inventory profitability.
  • Partner closely with Merchandising & BI leadership to prioritize tool/reporting initiatives in a way that best enables the teams to execute against SMART goals.
  • Responsible for ensuring accuracy of key reports, consistent functionality of critical tools, and timely delivery to both teams on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis.
  • Act as primary liaison between Merchandise Planning, Buying, Sourcing and Analytics teams, aiding in communication and prioritization of requests for access to critical data, bug-fixes, and dashboard creation.
  • Provide ad hoc analysis and support with quantitative modeling on an as needed basis to better inform strategic decision making surrounding inventory, markdowns, and purchasing.

Requirements

  • 4+ years of experience in merchandise planning or reporting and data analytics.
  • Bachelor’s degree ideally in Business, Finance, or Economics. Equivalent experience is acceptable.
  • Top-notch analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Astounding proficiency in MS Excel. Understanding of macros, pivot tables, and embedding advanced functions are all a must.
  • Solid expertise in SQL, Tableau or other equivalent BI tools.
  • Basic knowledge of Retail Math and inventory metrics (sales, gross margin, markup).
  • Understanding of structure, uses, and elements of a traditional Open to Buy or equivalent Demand Planning tool.
  • Excited to create and foster effective working relationships with a very broad group of business partners.
  • Extremely flexible and adaptive to changing priorities.
  • Creative, with an entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize workload
  • High degree of initiative, drive, confidence, and resilience.
  • Professional presence, that is flexible and teamwork oriented

Nice to Haves

  • Buddy-buddy with Omniture, and/or Google Analytics
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About ModCloth

ModCloth is a leading online fashion and décor retailer specializing in unique styles from hundreds of independent designers in a full range of sizes. We offer a remarkable assortment that is sourced and styled in close collaboration with our passionate community of customers. We’re committed to inspiring personal style and helping our community of customers feel like the best version of themselves. 

Want to learn more about ModCloth? Visit https://www.modcloth.com/