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Ellen Shusman

Name: Ellen Shusman

Address:225 Liberty Street, New York 10281 United States

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Saks Fifth Avenue

Experienced Procurement Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the retail industry. Strong purchasing professional skilled in Negotiation, Sales, Retail, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Creativity Skills.


-Saks Fifth Avenue-
Procurement Manager
Aug 2016 – Present

Procurement Manager, Global Construction Finance Procurement
Jun 2010 – May 2016

-Polo Ralph Lauren-
Resource Manager, Polo Store Development
Jul 2007 – Sep 2010
Resource Fixtures and Buyout Decorative items for Wholesale Department Stores Globally,
Managed 50 RFP's on an annual basis,
Participated in the conception and development of multiple new brand launches,
Resourced manufacturing of Millwork out of Asia for greater cost savings to the business,
Vendor management and Inventory management,
Bidding, negotiating, and Contract maintenance

-Ann Taylor-
Purchasing Project Manager
May 1995 – Jul 2007
Review of architectural plans to prepare fixture and material takeoffs,
Participated in vendor qualification, bidding, and price negotiation process,
Partner with Store Design and Visual Merchandising to expedite the engineering and production of prototype fixtures and visual display items,
Managed fulfillment and budget of 650 Fixed Asset requests annually,
Maintained 35 Store Budgets per year for Loft brand,
Manage inventory levels

Purchasing Coordinator
May 1997 – Apr 2003
Fixture takeoffs of millwork, visual/decorative items and back of house,
Daily communication with vendors on orders, deliveries and missing and/or damaged goods received.
Inventory Management with vendors

Administrative Assistant, Store Planning & Construction
May 1995 – May 1997
Maintained Construction Project Schedule Weekly,
Issued Award Letters, LOD Packages, Survey Authorizations to Architects and Surveyors,
Daily contact with General Contractors, vendors, and store associates

-Estee Lauder-
Assistant, Clinique Education Training
Mar 1992 – Mar 1995
Assisted in development of new educational training tools, methods, and techniques to educate the field sales consultants,
Arranged departmental meetings coordinating meeting space, print materials, food, hotel, and entertainment packages

-Griffin Bacal-
Account Coordinator
1989 – 1992

Saks Fifth Avenue

Keys Services offered

Saks Fifth Avenue first opened its doors in 1924, taking up a full city block on one of the world's most prestigious shopping streets. Since then, Saks has changed the luxury retail game and become an icon of style and innovation—from world-famous window displays and impactful in-store art exhibitions to unforgettable, curated designer collections and a seamless online shopping experience.

The Saks team is at the cutting edge of high-end fashion, bringing the new luxury experience to customers far and wide. At the core of the Saks culture is a commitment to people—whether it's surprising and delighting shoppers, supporting the growth of every team member or using the Saks platform to create change and champion causes.

Interested in joining the Saks team? Go to the Jobs tab or visit careersatsaks.com to see our current opportunities.

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