Merchandise Planner Gilt Groupe
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED We are currently seeking an experienced Merchandise Planner who will be responsible for the planning function of GILT?s Women?s Jewelry & Beauty division, driving business results as they relate to Revenue/Margin/Inventory turn. Collaborating with key stakeholders, the successful candidate will contribute to the day-to-day management of sales offerings and inventory throughout the product?s life, as well as the development of short- and long-term strategies.
This is a unique opportunity to contribute to an incredibly fast-growing business in an exciting, entrepreneurial environment. Success in this role is measured by driving business results through the planning process, contributing to strategic wins and building rewarding partnerships with colleagues and senior management.
? Forecasting Sales, Gross Margin, and Inventory vs. Plan by Department and by Brand/Sale
? Managing Open-to-Buy by division by department to align inventory with sales expectations
? Developing Pre-Season annual, quarterly, and monthly Sales, Margin and Inventory Plans by division and by department
? Partnering with Buying team to establish a concise and executable merchandise plan mix pre-season and in-season
? Providing recommendations and executing markdowns with Merchandising team
? Performing rigorous/in-depth Ad Hoc analysis based on historical performance and product attributes
? Supporting the development, implementation, and execution of new business processes and technology
? 2+ years in a merchandise planning role
? Demonstrated understanding of merchandising financials and ability to manage profitability
? Strong planning and organizational skills with a sense of priority for deadlines and attention to detail
? Intermediate experience with Microsoft Excel
? Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop cross-functional business relationships at all levels
? Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and recognize and react appropriately to changing work demands
? Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
? Comfortable and confident in making effective autonomous (and group) decisions in a timely manner
? Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical skills
? Goal-orientated, self-motivated and focused
Gilt.com is an innovative online shopping destination offering its members special access to the most inspiring merchandise and experiences every day at insider prices. Gilt continually searches the world for the most coveted brands and products, including fashion for women, men, and children; home decor; and unique activities in select cities and destinations. We believe that every day is an opportunity to inspire and be inspired.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED