Merchandising Executive - (Retail Apparel)
about the company
Our client has well positioned themselves in the retail industry with sports apparels as their mainstream businesswho they are seeking a highly analytical and experienced Merchandise Planner to grow their portfolio! This iconic brand is continuing to expand their footprint in the regiona and is fast becoming one of the most successful sports apparel retailer.
about the job
This role directly reports to the planning manager and will include forecasting and planning ranges.
You will be responsible for collating information on stock and sales, and giving clear guidance to the buying team on where to spend OTB and plan future seasons. You’ll have responsibility for preparing markdown activity, presenting trading performance figures, and managing the critical path.
Other responsibilities include:
- To assist the Planner in the planning of all store targets & budgets, annually, monthly & daily basis
- You will monitor and report on performance weekly, monthly and cumulatively, providing weekly feedback on performance
- Developing strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
- Developing, proposing and managing annual, seasonal and monthly merchandise plans as well as OTB budgets
skills and experience required
You have a sound commercial understanding of performance analysis and a solid understanding of mass retail, Merchandising & Planning backed by minimum 2 years relevant experience in that field, must have proven history of succuessfully driving sales results. Exceptional communication skills with the drive and desire for constant self-improvement.
If you are a quick thinker with the ability to cope with a rapidly changing environment, combined with an entrepreneurial mindset, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively,please contact Patrina Koh on 6510 3659
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
EA: 94C3609 / Reg ID: R154456