Job Title: Inventory Planner - Intermediate (TL)
Duration: 3 Months
Location: San Francisco, CA
Maximize sales, margin, and inventory optimization across all customer channels from pre-season through to in-season.
Support in the category’s pre-and in-season planning through business recapping, in-season pricing execution, and pre-season sizing strategies while helping to create strategic pre-season alignment across functional teams, markets, and channels.
Provide data and recommendations to influence the development of category level plans
Complete monthly receipt reconciliation to ensure pre-season investments are flowing through correctly to in-season timeframe.
Support creation of comprehensive hindsight on weekly and quarterly basis.
Collaborate with merchant teams to develop comprehensive strategies to support in-season pricing that aligns with pre-season plan.
Execute in-season price strategies, store level exceptions, and new store allocations
Support in-season management of category level plans including ongoing assessments and updates
Ability to think objectively and interpret meaningful themes from quantitative and qualitative data
Financial and Business Acumen:
Ability to evaluate financial and business indicators and translate data into actionable information to drive results; proficiency in retail math
Able to use rigorous logic and methods to solve problems with effective solutions
Systems and Tools Acumen:
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, aptitude to learn technical applications quickly
Able to build constructive and effective relationships with a diverse group of business partners
Possess strong organizational and time management skills
Demonstrate strong listening, written and oral communication skills