Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 130,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and every day. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation, diversity and teamwork, all while keeping our customers and communities at the center of everything we do! At Dollar General, employees have numerous growth and development career opportunities through award-winning training and being part of one of America’s fastest-growing retailers. Apply today and let’s grow together!
Responsible for delivering Private Brand sales, profit, and share goals, both at total company level, and in specific assigned categories. Assist Private Brand VP, Merch VP’s/SVP’s, and Buyers in developing and planning the selection and purchase of PB merchandise. Leads and assists Brand Management team in developing the business unit strategy and tactics to support overall PB strategies and initiatives, including assortment, sales planning, advertisement/marketing, pricing and vendor relationships. Mentor, coach and assist in problem solving with Brand Management team on item selection, financials, replenishment, negotiations, and overall brand management … to achieve sales and margin goals for the business.
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Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration or appropriate discipline preferred. 10+ years of relevant merchandising experience required. Previous experience as a Senior Buyer and/or Manager in a sourcing or PB role required with sales responsibilities of $500 Million or more.