Job Opportunities

Snuggle Bugz is expanding again!  We are looking for driven and energetic employees to join our team immediately.  If you are looking for a fun and rewarding place to work, apply now!

Positions Available

Online Merchandising Assistant

Description: The Online Merchandising Assistant will work closely with Operations, Purchasing and Marketing to analyze data and make product changes to get the right product in front of the right person at the right time. It’s all about displaying products in such a way that stimulates interest and entices customers to make a purchase.

Requirements:

  • • Data Driven, proven analytical competence
  • • Proven knowledge in internet technologies and analytic software such as Google Analytics
  • • Previous Ecommerce experience is required
  • • Firsthand knowledge of our brands and products would be an asset
  • • An understanding of Photoshop, Flash, hand-coded HTML, CSS, HTML5, javascript (jquery)
  • • Previous experience with Magento is an asset
  • • Hands on entrepreneurial spirit and drive

Responsibilities:

  • • Optimize the performance of the inventory in the online store environment based on customer behavior
  • • Ensure that customers can easily find the products they are looking for by continually improving site and organic search results
  • • Manages timely additions of new products
  • • Ensure accurate information on all items on the site, including descriptions, images, style attributes, shipping restrictions, pricing and any enhanced product content
  • • Responsible for timely removal of discontinued product from site
  • • Contributes to idea generation, prioritization and defining business needs of website enhancements
  • • Assists in website user testing for IT enhancements
  • • Supports online marketing initiatives with site and content improvements
  • • Create appropriate cross-sell and up-sell opportunities throughout the site. Monitor performance and adjust accordingly
  • • Set up and maintain all products and categories and navigational elements
  • • Analyze sales performance to evaluate merchandising efforts, product sell-through, and product opportunities
  • • Identify opportunities based on site analytics
  • • Evaluate and execute special projects as assigned

Report to: Corporate Controller

Hours: Full Time Salary, 40 hrs per week, M-F, some evenings and weekends may be required.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume and any additional information to careers (at) snugglebugz.ca



Junior Buyer

Description: The Junior Buyer will work with a set of vendors and inventory categories to manage vendor relationships, purchasing, inventory stock management, and ensure inventory listings are kept up to date. This position is a full-time salaried position requiring 1-3 years of buying experience with hard goods. The successful candidate will love numbers, be detail oriented, have a passion for sourcing and negotiating deals, and have a university or college degree.

Requirements:

  • • 1-3 years of buying experience, preferably in a retail industry
  • • Previous experience in ecommerce would be an asset
  • • University degree
  • • Hands on entrepreneurial spirit and drive
  • • Strong knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • • Strong analytical thinker, process focused and detail oriented
  • • Advanced interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • • Able and willing to travel

Responsibilities:

  • • Maintaining relationships with key vendors
  • • Purchasing inventory and following up with vendors on availability and ship dates
  • • Keeping customer service and retail staff informed of inventory availability
  • • Maintaining product information and assisting the ecommerce department in sourcing information and pictures
  • • Reviewing sales targets and inventory levels to ensure inventory is being kept at acceptable levels
  • • Negotiating competitive business terms with vendors
  • • Assisting in building product selection
  • • Securing products for promotions and marketing programs
  • • Perform / complete other additional projects, duties and assignments as required

Report to: Corporate Controller

Hours: Full Time Salary, 40 hrs per week, M-F, some evenings and weekends may be required.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume and any additional information to careers (at) snugglebugz.ca



Retail Sales Associate (Oakville, Ontario)
Description:  A part-time position including some evenings and Saturdays.  The successful candidates must be customer oriented, energetic with strong interpersonal skills and possess the ability to absorb and retain extensive product information.  Responsibilities include assisting customers in product selection, handling cash transactions, stocking and merchandising product.

Requirements:  2 – 5 years retail experience.  Sales Associates must be motivated self starters requiring minimal supervision.  Experience is an asset, either from working in the industry or from being a mom!

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume and any additional information to Retail (at) snugglebugz.ca

 

Retail Sales Associate (London, Ontario)
Description:  A part-time position including some evenings and Saturdays.  The successful candidates must be customer oriented, energetic with strong interpersonal skills and possess the ability to absorb and retain extensive product information.  Responsibilities include assisting customers in product selection, handling cash transactions, stocking and merchandising product.

Requirements:  2 – 5 years retail experience.  Sales Associates must be motivated self starters requiring minimal supervision.  Experience is an asset, either from working in the industry or from being a mom!

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume and any additional information to Retail (at) snugglebugz.ca

 


Warehouse Labourer (Burlington, Ontario)

The Warehouse Labourer supports the warehouse by putting away inventory, pulling inventory for orders, restocking shelves and keeping the warehouse in an organized state.  The successful candidate will be a team player, hard worker and love seeing a task to completion.  This is a part time position.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Stocking shelves from inbound inventory shipments
  • Pulling / Picking inventory for orders, store transfers
  • Restocking shelves from overflow inventory locations
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area, and workstations neat
  • Perform inventory control procedures including assigned cycle counting
  • Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and coworkers
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Good organization and time management skills
  • Hard working with a desire to see a job done to completion
  • Ability to lift heavy objects (50 lbs+)
  • Previous experience as a warehouse worker an asset

If you are interested in applying for this position or would like more details on the position, please forward your resume and any additional information to hrdc(at)snugglebugz.ca