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Associate Category Merchandiser

Denver, CO
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Associate Category Merchandiser

Jobid 23768-383402

Location: Denver, CO, 80238, USA

Description **Job Number** 36461BR

**Job Title** Associate Category Merchandiser

**Business Segment** Cable Entertainment

**Sub-Business** Craftsy

**Posting Category** Marketing

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** Colorado

**City** Denver


Role Purpose

The Category Merchandiser is responsible for bringing our products to life on our website. S/he is expected to have an in-depth understanding of what makes each of our products incredibly enticing to a passionate crafter and translating that into customer communications and product positioning on our site. This entails both helping the customer appreciate something they are already interested in as well as discover things they didn’t even know they might love. This will be done using a combination of data and deep category expertise. The ideal Category Manager will be a marketer with a passion for our product and customer experience.


● Direct and/or create all of the content for the Product Sell Pages including: crafting copy, directing photography, commissioning additional contextual content such as videos, SEO optimization, product meta tagging, etc.

● Create “category home pages” that highlight what’s most interesting within a category on a daily basis

● Creating landing pages that summarize our complete offering - classes, patterns, projects, supplies, articles - on a desired crafting topic

● Identify connections between our instructional videos and our physical supplies and bring those together for the customer on the website in an intuitive manner

● Use Google Analytics data to determine opportunities to improve and optimize site funnel metrics

● Use data and category knowledge to identify product assortment gaps and suggest ways to fill


Basic Qualifications

● College Degree

● Extremely passionate and dedicated crafter in one of the 13 categories we offer

● Minimum 2 years of experience in marketing or merchandising, preferably at an online retailer

Eligibility Requirements

● Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

● Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice as needed

● Must be willing to work in Denver, CO

● Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

**Desired Characteristics**

● Right Brain & Left Brain: Loves data but also prides her/himself on being creative

● Business-Minded Crafter: A crafter outside of work who wants to see their passion and their day job come together.

● Performance obsessed with a penchant for continual iteration and testing

● Thrives in fast-paced environment with ambiguity and is willing to roll his/her sleeves

● Strong relationship-builder who thrives in matrixed organization.

● Able to work successfully with teams, handling multiple projects and meeting tight deadlines under pressure

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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