×
Address
Sydney, NSW 2000, NSW, AU
Share
Text size
aA+ aA-
Print
Click here to print

Merchandise Planner

Country : Australia Australia

Region : New South Wales

Town : Haymarket

Category : Logistics

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Company presentation

About Us
Known best as the 'King of Trainers', JD Sports is a leading Multi-Channel Retailer of the biggest and best global Sports Fashion brands across footwear and apparel.
In 2017, JD Sports first established itself in the Australian market and has since expanded to 44+ stores in NSW, VIC, QLD, WA and SA with more to come! With a combined total of over 850 stores across the UK, Europe, USA, New Zealand, South East Asia and Australia, we are proud of the fact that we provide our customers with the latest and greatest styles whilst upholding world class service.

Job description

The Role

Working at JD Sports is a state of mind, an attitude and way of challenging the norm. We do not conform; we pave our own path and are elite within our field. At JD Sports, we carefully curate our products to give our customers the most exclusive ranges from the most elite brands, and we apply the same strategy to our talent. We are passionate, talented, dedicated, proud, and hungry for success and we want like-minded individuals to join the movement.

You will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • In conjunction with the Buyer, review the previous season, capture lessons learned and develop the quarterly merchandise strategy
  • Management of Intake and commitments at category and line level. On time delivery, re-orders, etc
  • Management of the pre-allocation process to both the stores and DC
  • Responsible for the overall stock strategy and optimisation on an ongoing basis
  • Review weekly trading performance and achieved KPI's, identifying Issues and the course of action in preparation for the weekly trading meetings. Propose and agree actions to recover risk and maximise opportunities with the Buyer at category and line level
  • Management of markdown proposals
  • Manage key relationships internally and externally to achieve the best outcome for the business
  • Lead, coach and develop your team to achieve the best outcome for the department
  • Create and compile reports where necessary
The Role

Working at JD Sports is a state of mind, an attitude and way of challenging the norm. We do not conform; we pave our own path and are elite within our field. At JD Sports, we carefully curate our products to give our customers the most exclusive ranges from the most elite brands, and we apply the same strategy to our talent. We are passionate, talented, dedicated, proud, and hungry for success and we want like-minded individuals to join the movement.

You will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • In conjunction with the Buyer, review the previous season, capture lessons learned and develop the quarterly merchandise strategy
  • Management of Intake and commitments at category and line level. On time delivery, re-orders, etc
  • Management of the pre-allocation process to both the stores and DC
  • Responsible for the overall stock strategy and optimisation on an ongoing basis
  • Review weekly trading performance and achieved KPI's, identifying Issues and the course of action in preparation for the weekly trading meetings. Propose and agree actions to recover risk and maximise opportunities with the Buyer at category and line level
  • Management of markdown proposals
  • Manage key relationships internally and externally to achieve the best outcome for the business
  • Lead, coach and develop your team to achieve the best outcome for the department
  • Create and compile reports where necessary

Profile

Who You Are
  • 2-3 years experience in a similar role

  • Be able to demonstrate strong financial and business acumen

  • High level of initiative, a curious mind, strong attention to detail and an ability to problem solve

  • Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office skills

  • Excellent Written and Verbal communication skills

  • Proven ability to work well under pressure. Able to handle large volume of tasks and work to tight deadlines

  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment



Share
Print
Click here to print

Similar Offers