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Junior Merchandise Planner - Footwear (mrpsport) - Durban

Mr Price Group

MRPSPORT is currently recruiting for a Junior Planner. The objective of the Junior Planner is to, under supervision of a very supportive and experience Merchandise Planner, formulate and manage the quantitative aspects of product procurement. The Junior Planner must also ensure they are delivering the right stock, in the right quantity, at the right time in order to ensure cost requirements are satisfied with maximum profit to the company in line with the strategy and the brand.

  • Partner with the Buyer to develop a product strategy that will ensure the company gains maximum profitability.
  • Execute the strategy and ensure it is achieved within your budget
  • Play a pivotal role in helping the Group realize its vision to become a top performing international retailer

A Merchandise Planner will be responsible for the following: you will work closely with your team to ensure the current strategy is being executed as efficiently and effectively as possible; based on the weekly analysis of your portfolio, you are required to react to opportunities or possible risks in the market to either maximize sales or reduce loss in sales; you will control your budget, ensuring that orders are placed in the correct months and no over spend or underspend occurs without valid reasons; develop a strategy going forward based on what happened previously, what is happening currently in your business and identifying new opportunities that exist in the market with the aim to maximise sales and profitability for the company.

The minimum requirements for this Career opportunity are:

  • A relevant tertiary qualification will be advantageous
  • 1-3 years relevant Merchandise Planning / Retail Planning experience
  • Experience within a Fashion Apparel portfolio

Passion, value and partnership believe in these simple core values and we believe youre a perfect match for the Mr Price Group. The Mr. Price Group employs over 20 000 people in South Africa with over 1000 retail stores across South Africa and expanding internationally. The Group has five trading divisions namely; Mr. Price, Mr. Price Sport, Mr. Price Home, Miladys and Sheet Street.

Please consider your applications unsuccessful if not contacted three weeks after the closing date. MRPSPORT is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity

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