Specialist, Private Label in Grapevine, TX at GameStop

Date Posted: 8/27/2021

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SUMMARY

GameStop is growing and expanding our unique experience across rapidly growing in-store and online formats that focus highly on the collector mindset. We are agile, we are responsive, we’re entrepreneurial – and we’re fun! Now is your chance to join in and geek out.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Specialist, Private supports the Global Sourcing/Private Label, Trading Office/Ops Team and/or Licensing Team to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of the product development and the sourcing process.  The Sr Specialist works closely with the Private Label team, as well as cross-functional partners in Marketing, Packaging, Merchandising, Logistics, and others.  Assist team with sku set up, PO placement, PO maintenance, PO tracking, vendor management, sample tracking, sample set, license product submission and related follow up, payment and invoice tracking, vendor communication and emails, and other tasks as needed.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree with a regionally accredited program or 7+ years relevant work experience
  • 5+ years of related management experience
  • 8+ years of relevant experience or 10+ years for educational equivalency

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Thorough understanding of MS Office including Excel, Power Point and Word.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills, with exceptional attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with solid oral and written communication skills and the ability to drive a dynamic and continuously evolving process.
  • Must be proactive with communication, have a sense of urgency, and willingly engage with all levels within the organization.
  • Highly developed critical thinking, judgment, and decision-making skills, paired with the ability to review financial analysis and use it in thought process.
  • Ability to build samples and lift heavy boxes as needed as samples arrive from our suppliers.
  • Strong excel and analytical skills for data analysis.
  • Highly organized and self-starter.
  • Detailed follow up and project tracking.
  • Ability to manage several tasks at one time.
  • A desire to grow their career in Global Sourcing and Private Label.
  • Experience in retail merchandising