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Project Specialist

Framingham, MA 01701

This position is an integral component of the Print and Marketing team supporting a merchant team in driving forward efforts. Responsible for delivering budgeted metrics to drive profitability for the company, while offering a unique and needed services assortment to customers. This role will be expected to work cross-functionally with home office and field associates to support the daily needs of Staples stores. This position is also responsible for data analysis to drive business optimization and decisions. Candidate must be willing to work a hybrid model.

**What youll be doing:**

+ Support multiple merchants in all aspects of the role

+ Create and maintain promotions and promotional calendar

+ Collect and organize service information from vendors

+ Communicate and compile feedback from field teams

+ Work closely with operations and other internal teams to launch new products & programs

+ Weekly category reporting on trends and ad hoc reports and analysis, as needed

+ Review competitors store and online experiences for new product ideas, notable promotions, and pricing opportunities

+ Conduct market research, gather industry data, track trends, themes, competitive shopping to assist with service assortment


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors Degree

+ Work independently/cross functionally with many teams both internally/externally

+ Attention to detail

+ Ability to work independently and execute across multiple groups

+ Good verbal and written communication skills necessary

+ Leadership mentality

+ Ability to prioritize and manage workload

+ Strong financial acumen

+ Organized, proactive personality, ability to multi-task

+ Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Negotiation experience

+ Merchandising Experience

+ Retail Store experience a plus

Want to learn more about Staples Stores? Visit StaplesConnect.com for information and to learn about our career opportunities


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_Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._


Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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