Merchandising Operations Associate

Merchandising Operations Associate

The Wayfair Merchandising Operations team is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and process driven analyst to join our business as we continue our ambitious plan to build the best online housewares and furniture catalog.  This person will apply quantitative skills to answer high-level business and strategy questions and to support the management and growth of our enormous product catalog.

  • Validating incoming project materials for accuracy and completeness to ensure data requirements are fulfilled
  • Execute various merchandising projects as directed by Business Strategy
  • Identify project issues and present data-driven analysis to drive business and technology enhancements and solutions
  • Updating product category attributes, XML schema, catalog standards to enhance the customer experience
  • Performing Quality Assurance processes on our online product catalogue
  • Transforming and supplementing general product data for existing and emerging products
  • Classing and attributing products to improve the customers site search functionality
  • Editing and assessing product image quality and content
  • Driving process, technical, and operational improvements


Skills & Experience:

  • Four-year bachelor’s degree with 1-year professional experience in an analytical role
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task several projects
  • Possess strong written and verbal cross-functional communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
  • Strong work ethic and high energy
  • Attention to detail and ability to catch errors & suggest solutions
  • Proficiency with Excel and Outlook
  • Comfortable working with and learning new technology
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills; comfortable working with and manipulating large amounts of data: experience with SQL / HTML / XML or other database language a plus

About Wayfair Inc.

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes – from product discovery to final delivery.

The Wayfair family of sites includes:

  • Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor
  • Perigold, unparalleled access to the finest home décor and furnishings

Wayfair generated $4.7 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended December 31, 2017. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 7,700 people.

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