For Believers is looking for a Senior Merchandise Planner to join this fast-growing International Sportswear brand for Men. The high-quality collections are colorful, innovative and are characterized using unique and self-designed prints and artwork. From the new HQ in Amsterdam, the collections are designed and sold to more than 2000 leading retailers. In more than 15 different countries. In addition, the company has 35 brand stores in various major cities in the Netherlands and abroad.
This unique and exciting opportunity for a Senior Merchandise Planner is based in Amsterdam and sits within the Product Strategy team. This team gives strategical direction sets objectives on collection KPI’s, drives change and monitors results, as well building a closer link between countries, retail, e-com and head office to fulfill consumers needs by creating the framework for profitable assortments.
The Merchandise Planner is the internal partner for data-driven collection planning and decision making. Long-term strategic growth must be translated in short-term and seasonal objectives in a wholesale channel driven environment. The business will consider candidates from core retail and wholesale planning backgrounds with product knowledge. This position will be working across their growing e-Com, wholesale and retail-team and gives candidates the opportunity of learning the expanding e-commerce side of planning.
The Senior Merchandise Planner plans the seasonal range plan that are reflective of the company’s strategies and KPI’s. You will run deep analyses on collection performance and present the conclusions in storylines to internal teams. You will work closely with the designers, the product development team on collection performance and range plan targets. Product knowledge is key and product development experience is a pre. You will be involved and updated on product strategies and process improvement projects from the Product Strategy team.
Your key responsibilities will include
The Ideal Candidate
The Ideal candidates will have the ability to adapt to various operational systems to maximize output of essential data analysis. Strong numerate, analytical, and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify improvement opportunities. Product knowledge is key and product development experience is a pre.
This is a great opportunity, offering the right candidate the opportunity to grow with the business, and progress within their career. In a company culture that fosters development, offering learning opportunities which respects diversity, equality, and individuality.
Interested? Please send your cv or contact:
firstname.lastname@example.org | +31610890991 | www.for-believers.com