Merchandising Planner - Southern Suburbs

Starts Early May 2021
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate Up to $65,000, depending on experience.
Our retail client is looking for a 3-4 new Merchandising Planners to join their growing team! This is a direct-hire opportunity.

In this role, you will be fully dedicated to a product category. You will:
- Create pricing and product assortments within their retail programs that maximize revenue, while balancing product variety and pricing.
- Prepare product inventory, sales reports and in-depth analysis
- Actively participate in group meetings to review product performance and optimize based on data trends.
- Analyze sales and inventory trends to create competitive pricing and product variety recommendations
- Identify what products to remove and what products to re-order

Ideal candidate:
- Strong experience in Excel - 80% of your day will be within Excel
- 2-4+ years' inventory planning experience - this can be within stores/retail, merchandising, and/or marketing
- Understanding of cost margins
- Extremely analytical; able to identify data trends and optimize
- Actions and results-oriented
- Thrives in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment

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