Manager of Merchandising Trade Relations at Ahold
Manager of Merchandising Trade Relations
September 2015 to Present
Category Merchandiser, Main Meal
March 2013 to September 2015
April 2011 to March 2013
Data Integrity Associate
September 2010 to April 2011
Governor's Office of Pennsylvania
May 2007 to August 2008
What company does Kristin (Steele) Skovira, MBA work for?
Kristin (Steele) Skovira, MBA works for Ahold
What is Kristin (Steele) Skovira, MBA's role at Ahold?
Kristin (Steele) Skovira, MBA is Manager of Merchandising Trade Relations
What industry does Kristin (Steele) Skovira, MBA work in?
Kristin (Steele) Skovira, MBA works in the Supermarkets industry.
I am currently working at Ahold USA Retail, which allows me to work with many different people among several departments. I enjoy collaborating with them and working as a member of a team to execute projects effectively and achieve our goals.Manager of Merchandising Trade Relations @ From September 2015 to Present (4 months) Category Merchandiser, Main Meal @ • Healthcare and Main Meal experience • Manage product assortment, promotions, and displays • Lead day-to-day negotiations for promotions, marketing programs, fuel rewards, ads, temporary price reductions, and displays • Oversee key aspects of cost and the supply chain management • Forecast everyday promotional and seasonal needs to appropriate parties • Develop comprehensive category business plans consistent with overall goals and strategies • Provide analytical support for overall category and portfolio development • Ensure effective implementation of vendor promotional plan to optimize category results • Actively manage working capital relationship with suppliers • Ensure supplier follows all expectations related to day-to-day business activities From March 2013 to September 2015 (2 years 7 months) Supply Chain @ • Liaison between merchandising, third-party suppliers, and vendors • Serve as primary point of contact to address and resolve third-party supplier issues • Developed strong working relationships with the vendor community • Allocate and distribute necessary product to all stores across all four operating divisions • Work with merchandising group to establish individual item promotional forecasts • Monitor inventory levels and coordinate with third parties and vendors to support store demand From April 2011 to March 2013 (2 years) Data Integrity Associate @ • Responsible for entering deals based on a negotiated contract into the mainframe system, MIC, and ACES • Audit the contracts that have been entered to ensure they have been entered correctly • Work with reports to remedy discrepancies between MIC and ACES and the Microsoft Access database to ensure all of the deals are entered accurately From September 2010 to April 2011 (8 months) Intern @ Organized setups for press conferences, scheduled appointments, greeted visitors From May 2007 to August 2008 (1 year 4 months) Masters Degree, MBA @ Lebanon Valley College From 2011 to 2013 Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and Spanish @ Bucknell University From 2006 to 2010 Kristin (Steele) Skovira, MBA is skilled in: Merchandising, Analysis, Public Speaking, Customer Service, Inventory Management, Forecasting, Supply Chain, Marketing Strategy, Sales, Operations Management, Pricing, Supply Chain Management
Extraversion (E), Sensing (S), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
1 year(s), 4 month(s)
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