Product Planner: Branded Footwear – Gardens Route
Location: capetown Level: Middle Salary: Negotiable Posted: January 20, 2020 Ref: #4839
An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Product Planner. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, passionate about performance and will have the high energy level required for this fast-paced, exciting and dynamic retail environment.
· Preparing and implementing merchandise business plans in support of the company strategy.
· Re-forecast seasonal sales based on previous performance in order to maximize profitability.
· Providing accurate and timeous merchandise information to minimize risk and optimize business opportunity.
· Preparing and delivering merchandise assortment plans.
· Range building in line with the departmental business plan.
Qualifications: A Grade 12 certificate or equivalent is an essential requirement
Experience: Minimum 3 years’ experience in product planning is essential preferably brand related
Additional: · Proficiency in the latest Microsoft packages (word & Advanced Excel) is an essential requirement. · A relevant business qualification would be an advantage. · Knowledge of the retail merchandise cycle with regards to Buying, planning, logistics and stores. · Working Experience and Enterprise planning system. · A strong logical thinking and analytical ability with excellent numerical skills and the ability to be accurate and pay attention to detail. · Has a high energy level and is performance-driven and deadline-orientated. · Excellent planning, organizing and time management skills. · Ability to remain flexible, function under pressure and maintain a positive attitude and work performance in a variety of circumstances. · Ability to multi-task and deal with complexities, use initiative to solve problems. · Ability to work independently, as well as be a team player. · Sound communication and negotiation skills and must be honest and ethical in everything they do. Position located on the Gardens Route. Send your CV to Gabi Traut at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her on 021 461-2613. Go to our website www.trautpersonnel.co.za