Job Description

Our Mission:
We aspire to make fitness simple, accessible, and convenient to empower all people to change their lives

Values:
Respect & Integrity You are honest and ethical, and demand the same from others

Accountability You demand accountability from yourself and others; you seek constructive feedback and openly provide feedback to others

Results Focused You consistently look to add value

Continuous Improvement You learn from successes and failures and implement improvement based on those learnings

What You’ll Love About Us:

Who We Are: https://youtu.be/smZrTVZ2bj0
Health Benefits: Bodybuilding.com provides comprehensive medical, dental, wellness, and vision plans for you and your family
Financial and Savings Programs: Whether it’s flexible spending or competitive retirement plans, we work with you to capitalize on total compensation now and into the future
Work-Life balance and more: To ensure work-life balance, we offer paid and volunteer time off, access to discounts, and an amazing onsite fitness center
Global Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging: We fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global workforce with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds of all to cultivate a higher performing organization
Check out Careers YouTube Page: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5aqJSIWQHtO65LVUz3OzYA
Stay up to date with the most current info at Bodybuilding.com HQ; follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/bodybuilding-com/

Based in: Remote - Based in Boise, ID
Reports to: Category Management Team
Compensation: $45,000 - $55,000 + Benefits *Compensation is dependent on experience
Role Type: Full time / Perm
Job Summary:
The Merchant Assistant will be a key contributor to the newly formed Product team. This role will support the efforts of growing the business by facilitating the onboarding of new vendors and products, helping coordinate successful launches of new products, and participating in design reviews. This person should be highly organized, detail-oriented and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.

A Day in the Life:
  • Compile information for new product sheets to send to vendors
  • Submit new products sheets into Jira and collaborate with cross-functional partners to ensure SKU launch success
  • Manage samples; receiving, organizing, and shipping as needed
  • Coordinate with Legal department to ensure all designs are approved before production
  • Submit vendor onboarding contracts and stay apprised of status to ensure timely turnarounds
  • Conduct daily site audits to ensure products, imagery and promotions are all providing the best customer experience
  • Pull together content, including imagery and copy, for product pages to optimize search and conversion
  • Partner closely with the Bodybuilding.com Category Manager team, various cross-functional partners, and external partners


Education and Experience:
  • BA/BS degree preferred in fields of Marketing, Communications, Public Relations or Business
  • 2+ years of combined professional experience in a related field or within the same industry
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Strong cross-functional skills
  • Strong aptitude for spelling and grammar; attention to detail
  • Ability to execute tasks with minimal direction
  • Strong aptitude for spelling and grammar; attention to detail
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience in JIRA/Confluence is a plus
  • Experience and/or willingness to learn the ATG merchandising platform, research its capabilities and discover potential applications to help drive the business forward
  • Ability to prioritize to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Aptitude for organization, flexibility, and producing results with quick turnaround and strong personal accountability
  • Experience on a Shopify platform a plus
  • Background in analytics and eCommerce a plus
  • Copywriting experience is a plus


Bodybuilding.com is the world’s largest online sports nutrition retailer, offering its visitors over 12,000 products, over 25,000 articles, 9,000 plus videos, and a robust social network with over 1.5 million members all designed to help our visitors achieve their health, fitness, and appearance goals! Employees have ranked us as one of Idaho’s Best Places to Work for 4 straight years!

Bodybuilding.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this classification. It is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of the employee assigned to this job.

Application Instructions

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