Vision Service Plan DBA VSP Global Merchandising Analyst, Marchon in Melville, New York
VSP Global is comprised of five complementary businesses that combine high-quality eye care insurance, high-fashion eyewear, customized lenses, ophthalmic technology and retail solutions, with employees in over 23 countries. No matter the role, we're all focused on a singular mission: to help people see. Learn more by visiting
Under general supervision, responsible for the development, maintenance and analysis of assigned product lines. Responsibilities include overseeing product planning, developing & maintaining data analysis, making recommendations based thereon, providing project support to the Merchandising Strategist and all related internal teams.
Assist in the development of Product Design Brief
Maintain product sales history and track trends; make recommendations that incorporate information into current product planning in order to keep brands in-line with trend requirements
Responsible for developing quarterly Collection Analysis deck, along with presentation thereof to the relevant group
Coordinate all logistics for the assigned brands through the entire product line lifecycle
Interact regularly with respective design teams on the development of new products; monitor calendars and ensure the product meets the global needs, as outlined in the brand brief
Provide historical analysis to develop seasonal planning forecasts
Coordinate all logistics for line reviews, including document preparation
Perform product sales analysis to better understand the performance of the brand(s) and use the results to make knowledgeable and relevant suggestions
Post analysis, update Targeted Retail Assortments quarterly to assure maximization of inventory turns; communicate updates to all relevant teams
Maintain and provide analysis on assortment details for all brands/customers within the Key Account segment; liaise regarding trolley updates and layouts
Provide sales, marketing, and logistics support including coordination of product samples for trade shows, presentations, photoshoots, and catalogs
Develop and create product sales guide sheets, TRA visual documentation, and other product support materials, as needed
Conduct detailed ad-hoc analysis when required on specific products or product groups
Typically has the following skills or abilities:
Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent experience
Three years of experience in data gathering, research & analytics, problem identification, and presenting solution recommendations
Strong knowledge of eyewear industry or experience in fashion accessory field with a driving passion about the product
Solid working knowledge of MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, and Excel)
Ability to write and present clear, concise reports
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
Excellent organization skills with strong attention to details
Flexible and able to quickly and effectively change priorities and direction
Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment the in performance of his/her job duties
Working Conditions / Physical Demands
The working environment is generally favorable. Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust etc.
The above information in this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
VSP Global is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status.