Kelly Services Merchandise Operations Specialist in Beaverton, Oregon

Numerous Merchandising Operations Specialist roles immediately available (1 year temporary positions, most likely longer and could turn to permanent, no guarantees) on-site at Beaverton, OR Footwear & Apparel Company.

Since 1946, Kelly Services® has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. Today, we are proud to offer numerous Merchandising Operations roles within the Emerging Markets Merchandising Operations Team on-site at Beaverton, OR Footwear & Apparel Company.

Merchandising Operations Specialist

As a Merchandising Operations Specialist, you'll play a key role in the Category Merchandising teams through accurate input and maintenance of all category line plan data and timely communication of all updated information. You'll manage data across multiple systems and develop an understanding of the architecture of the line, category construct and assortment process. You will also organize and maintain the category product samples and assist Merchants in setting up for key meetings. In addition, you'll participate in ad hoc cross-category projects as assigned.

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Merchandising, Marketing or related field •Additional 2 years' related experience in lieu of a degree •Relevant experience in a product, merchandising, retail sales or buying role is preferred. •Strong verbal and written communication skills both formal and informal •Ability to learn quickly •Proficient information seeking skills and drive for results •Ability to work independently, balance multiple priorities at once and meet tight deadlines •Tolerance for ambiguity •Strong analytical skills •Strong computer skills including proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint. Knowledge of MMX and A//V preferred.

  • Ability to lift and carry samples and bags weighing up to 50 lbs.

Projects & Merchandising experience preferred.

*Business casual dress attire

You will provide a premium consumer service support experience by monitoring and responding to inbound service related messages for the Soccer/Global Football category via phone, social media, email and live chat.

As a Kelly Services employee, you will also receive great benefits, including:

• Performance incentives with our exclusive Kudos! program

• Optional health benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug coverage, short-term disability, and group life insurance

• Competitive weekly pay with direct deposit or payroll card

Please note that this position is not recruited for by the local office.

Kelly Services is a Fortune 500® company headquartered in Troy, Michigan. We provide employment to more than 750,000 employees annually, with skills including office services, accounting, engineering, information technology, law, science, marketing, light industrial, education, and health care. Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer.

Why Kelly ® ?

At Kelly Services ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm