Freelance Retail Merchandise Planner

Country :
USA
State :
California
County :
Los Angeles County
Town :
MANHATTAN BEACH
Category :
Logistics
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time

Company description

JBCStyle is the leading full-service recruiting agency with a focus on the Fashion, Beauty, Action Sports, Retail and Home industries.With over a decade of experience matching key brands with their ideal candidates, we are uniquely positioned to support our clients looking for top talent and or candidates looking to take the next step in their career(s).

Job description

Position:

Freelance Retail Merchandise Planner

Timeline:

ASAP; Temp to Perm

Responsibilities:

- Manage the OTB sales and inventory at gender/brand level and ensure that the merchandise targets will be met on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis

- Participate in weekly / monthly in-season forecast and OTB meetings

- Analyze historical data and current trends to identify risks and opportunities; compare sales data of the planned gender / category to company sales and provide action plans to reconcile deviations

- Partner with the Merchants to actively manage inventory levels by increasing and decreasing inventory, and/or cancelling orders

- On a monthly and quarterly basis, recap and report back on the sales and inventory results to plan, and LY, and forecast in-season sales and inventory

- Partner with DMM to maintain store clusters using velocity, capacity, geography by gender / category

- Review orders with in-store date 30 days out to identify any changes required. Prioritize key styles/categories for delivery.

- Ensure pre-allocations meet store/cluster targets

Location:

Manhattan Beach, CA 90266