O'Neill

Merchandise Planner - Warmond

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Active since 23-10-2017 Job category Sales - Retail
Location Warmond Level -
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type -
Hours 0 Salary -
Merchandise Planner

We’re looking for an Merchandise Planner that lives and breathes the surf and snow lifestyle ready for the challenge of working with the world’s first surf company.

The job
As Merchandise Planner you will be maximizing sales and margin for all channels by effective assortment building and optimal product flow planning and stock management.

Your responsibilities
Pre-season

  • development of channel budgets in cooperation with Finance and Retail/Sales Management;
  • development of Financial Merchandise Plans (Sales – Markdown – Margin - Intake and Stocks) per category;
  • development of Option Plans per category in collaboration with the Buyer/Account 
  • build seasonal Assortment Plans with the Buyer/Account Manager covering intake flow / input moments, quantities per option and distribution / allocation plans per store grade;
  • analysis on size ranges and size breakdowns;
  • grading of stores per channel;
  • contribute to the seasonal Business Plan per channel by analyzing price points, sizing, collection width and depth, promotions, brand mix, gender mix;
  • contribute to decisions on gender mix / product mix per store.


In-season

  • provide weekly reporting to team members and management;
  • monitoring of budgets together with Buyer/Account Manager and adjust plans and forecasts;
  • monitoring of stocks and intake and drive the process of OTB 
  • lead and execute seasonal clearance / sale strategies per channel / country
  • Partner with Merchandise Allocator to ensure proper stock distribution and replenishment to stores.
  • Partner with Demand Planning / Supply Chain to control central stocks.
  • Ongoing contribution to improve working processes and tools within the team and the company.
  • Keep up with new developments and ideas in the field of Merchandise Planning to ensure professional knowledge and growth.
  • If applicable, coach and guide one or more Merchandise Allocators.

 

What are we looking for
• Advanced Excel knowledge.
• Fluency in English both verbal and written.
• Interest in consumer goods /apparel / fashion.
• Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Textiles or equivalent.
• 5 years’ experience in a merchandising and /or planning environment.

Are you an organized planner, who is taking initiative and ownership who loves analyse problems and is analytical? Then we're looking for you!

Please send in your resume and motivation letter by using the apply button below.

 

What does O’Neill offer?
A challenging position in a dynamic and young environment. We have short communication lines, encourage new ideas and offer a creative place to work.

O’Neill, the original Californian surf, snow and lifestyle brand, was founded in 1952 and can be found all over the world. O’Neill Europe is responsible for the design of the European collection, sourcing of the collection in the Far East and sales throughout Europe, partly through wholly owned subsidiaries and partly through distributors. The company is headquartered in Warmond, the Netherlands.


Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.

More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Sales - Retail
Industry / Industries Retail / Wholesale
Region Zuid-Holland
Keywords Merchandise, Merchandiser, Planner, Retail

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Name Jose Merx

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