Role details

Associate Planner

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Luxury European Textiles Company
  • Must have proven track record for success in forecasting

About Our Client

This century old luxury home textiles company is continuously at the forefront of quality, comfort, luxury and innovation. Their ability to stay true to their quality and brand while being a global trendsetter in style, this company is truly the epitome of what it means to be a luxury home company.

Job Description

The Associate Planner will:

  • Provide analysis to develop strategies for driving sales and eliminating liabilities
  • Target opportunities and risks by utilizing sales history and on trend items
  • Collaborate with merchandising teams to build assortments that will maximize sales
  • Store planning
  • In season and end of season planning and forecasting
  • Order management, SKU creation, and PO placement
  • Manage delivery dates to stay on timeline with vendors and intercompany partners
  • Monitor gross margin

The Successful Applicant

The Associate Planner must have:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of planning and allocation experience
  • Proven track record to successfully use sales, inventory, margin, and turn for company profitability
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Strong retail math skills
  • Team Oriented
  • Flexibility to dynamic environments and priorities
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to handle competing priorities to meet deadlines

What's on Offer

Full time permanent role in New York City as an Associate Planner.

Competitive Compensation

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