Merchandise Planner

CHARLES & KEITH GROUP

Merchandise Planner

CHARLES & KEITH GROUP


Job Nature: Permanent

Position Level: Entry Level

Job Category: Office Operations, Retail, Channel/Distribution

Qualification: Bachelor's / Honours

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We are currently looking for a Merchandise Planner to join our growing International team. You will play a key role in range planning, forecasting, buying, and monitoring the performance of sales, inventory and markdowns. We welcome people who have strong interest in fashion & strong analytical skills to join the team.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Partner with franchise partners on determining seasonal OTB & alignment with financial targets.
  • Forecast order quantity for the assigned category.
  • Undertake tactical actions to hit KPIs which include sales target, sell through and achieve optimal inventory level closing stocks.
  • Support execution of pre-season activities which include launch planning, allocation plan, pricing for new season & range planning.
  • Support execution of in-season activities which include repeat orders, markdowns & consolidation.
  • Build and maintain productive relationships within the team, cross-functional teams and franchise partners.
  • Understand country/partner level nuances and competitive landscape to optimize business performance
  • Participate in departmental projects to improve the I.T system or productivity of the department and company.

 

Requirements:

  • Degree in Finance/Accountancy/Business/Retail Management/Statistics/Business Analytics/ Mathematics/Supply Chain
  • Candidates without prior experience are welcomed
  • Excellent computing skills, proficient in Excel
  • Excellent interpersonal, planning and organization skills to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Positive work attitude and able to work under pressure
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Enjoy interacting with people of diverse cultures
  • Bilingual, proactive and strong analytical skills
  • Keen eye for details with an aptitude for numbers
  • Strong presentation and report-writing skills
  • Keen sense of fashion and a passion for the fashion industry
  • Proficiency in SAP & Qlikview will be an advantage

 

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Company Overview

CHARLES & KEITH Group owns two fashion brands – CHARLES & KEITH and PEDRO.The Group is headquartered in Singapore and operates more than 600 stores worldwide with a global staff strength of more than 5000 employees. CHARLES & KEITH was founded with a vision to empower women around the world to express themselves freely through fashion. The brand pushes the boundaries of modern footwear and accessories by constantly reinventing fashion with its curated collections. Since its establishment in 1996, the brand has expanded its reach beyond brick-and-mortar stores by offering online shopping on its website CHARLESKEITH.COM. Its stylish and... Learn More

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