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Analyze, plan, forecast, and evaluate financial data to facilitate the divisional merchandise manager, planning manager and buyer in implementing profitable product strategies by store. Along with your buyer, you will select, train and assess your buying office staff: assistant buyer, assistant merchandise planner, and coordinator.
•Serve as financial information source to divisional merchandise manager, planning manager, buyer, stores, vendors, and management.
• Supervise buying office staff.
• Serve as financial lead to office staff in assigning, delegating and reviewing their financial analyses.
• Maximize sales by providing financial data to insure dominant, …
Retail Merchandise Planner For a Large Retailer
The Planner is responsible for achieving sales and profit objectives for a merchandise category or categories, working in conjunction with one or more buying teams. This responsibility includes the development and successful execution of topside and detail financial plans, assortment/buy plan, and merchandise allocation strategies. The Planner supervises the activities of one or more allocators and is responsible for the development and training of these individuals.
Purchasing, Allocation and Replenishment:
Ensures best practices for assortment planning and makes recommendations to support allocation strategies.
Provides analysis and …