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Merchandise Planner

Job Title: Merchandise Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry: Retail
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -092019-443523
Contact Name: Lok Chen
Contact Email: lchen@argyllscott.com.hk
Job Published: November 04, 2019 13:45

Job description

Our client has a brand name synonymous with luxury and can be found all over the world. Their products are in the high-end luxury retail space and an exciting new opportunity has recently become available with them. They are currently looking for a Merchandise Planner to join their business

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plans and forecasts for future merchandise buys based on historical buys, reoccurring buys and current inventory levels
  • Work with Merchandising team to create open to buy forecasts, re-forecast sales and manage inventory - Report weekly / monthly in-season forecast and participate in OTB meetings
  • Review monthly OTB plans to ensure they are aligned with targets
  • Provide analysis and reporting to identify inventory risks or opportunities - weekly reports recapping sales, and inventory by channel - On a monthly and quarterly basis, recap and report back on the sales and inventory results to plan, vs LY, and forecast in-season sales and inventory
  • Provide support on global price lists for internal and external consumption

Key Requirements:

  • Degree holder or above in Business, Supply Chain or other relevant disciplines
  • 3-6 years of relevant experience in merchandising
  • Advanced computer skills in Excel and retail planning systems - proficiency in MS Office
  • Demonstrate knowledge of supply chain management with experience with data analysis
  • Great communicators who can speak fluent English and Chinese

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to Lok Chen at lchen@argyllscott.com.hk or call directly on +852 3695 5175 for a confidential discussion.

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