MERCHANDISE PLANNER EMEA

Fashion - Luxury Corporate
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On behalf of our esteemed Customer, a multinational Company leader in the Luxury field, we are recruiting the following profile:

 

MERCHANDISE PLANNER EMEA

 

Duties and responsibilities:

 

  • Conduct Global Range Performance Analysis and support Global Merchandising in hind sighting process
  • Be responsible for financial merchandise planning on corporate level to break down top-down targets into Families, Channels
  • Be accountable for group’s top-line performance, margin, ROS, inventories
  • Reconcile Regional Retail Merch. Planning from buying budget, margin and inventory perspective
  • Identify gaps and opportunities and work with Regional Retail Planning for final approval of OTB
  • Align with Brand Merchandising to ensure Global Range maximize financial performance and define target price & cost, track adherence during Planning Process
  • Review Region markdown actions; support Merchandising in markdown rule decisions
  • Drive execution and adherence to financial targets by reviewing Regional Retail Line Plan and Global Range Plan during key Milestone Meetings as it is actualized; recommend changes as necessary
  • Determine purchase commitments across multiple order dates together with supply chain planning and optimize inventory flow
  • Review weekly performance reports and analysis, ensure effective management of in-season activities, e.g. promotions, markdowns
  • Analyse marketing promotion campaigns and provide results
  • Collect Regional Input for end-of-season/ pre-season analysis and communicate results across Merchandising, Finance and Marketing department

 

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, knowledges and experience:

 

  • University degree in business, marketing, mathematics or statistics
  • At least 2 years experience in Merchandise Planning in Fashion industry
  • Management & Communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills required
  • Technical expertise/IT skills
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Fluent in English and Italian

 

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Your application will be treated professionally and reservedly.

We will only reply to candidates who fulfill criteria mentioned above.