Brand Planner

Manhattan Permanent USD80,000 - USD90,000
  • Opportunity in the Beauty Industry
  • Hybrid Job Opportunity

About Our Client

Our client is a global ecommerce beauty company that partners with luxury brands.

Job Description

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Description

Responsibilities

  • Manage high in stock rate for client's owned brands within US territories
  • Provide rolling 18-month forecasts to optimize sales and profits
  • Identify best and worst sellers and sales by channel
  • Allocate appropriate SKUs by warehouse
  • Manage weekly stock and availability reporting to US and Central teams
  • Work through aging stock through transfers or promotions with partnership teams
  • Work closely with warehouse to arrange transfers and resolve stock discrepancies
  • Provide rolling SKU forecasts to Central teams to ensure proper stock availability within the US
  • Conduct as needed IWTs for D2C channel
  • Work with Central and US teams to understand upcoming promotions or B2B sales opportunities
  • Identify risks and opportunities related to inventory levels
  • Look at inventory boosts based on assortments, launch dates, promotions, events, etc.
  • Collaborate with supply chain on getting orders out in timely manner and limiting potential compliance and shortage chargebacks
  • All other duties that may be assigned

The Successful Applicant

Requirements

  • 3+ years in planning or forecasting, retail environment a plus
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to demonstrate logical analysis to address business challenges
  • Expertise with Microsoft Excel; SQL knowledge a plus
  • Ability to filter and prioritize sources of information and identify emerging trends
  • Previous experience in working cross functionally with all levels to complete projects
  • Flexible and amenable to changes in a fast-pace, high growth environment. Must be able to multi- task while accommodating changing priorities.

What's on Offer

  • No experience required
  • Global ecommerce company
  • Great company culture
  • Healthcare, dental and vision benefits
  • 401k



Contact
Molly Robin-Caplan
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5251025

Job summary

Sector
Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Production Planning
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Manhattan
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Molly Robin-Caplan
Job Reference
JN-022022-5251025