You are a big picture thinker and consider various variables to guide your decision making. Your understanding of your customer, product and the competition will play a critical role in guiding you in developing strategic plans, which will ultimately translate into merchandise assortment plans. Is that you? As part of our team, well rely on your statistical savvy to formulate and manage the measurable aspects of product procurement. To do this, we need you to bring in the right goods, the right amount, all at the right time. The challenge: making it happen in line with the strategy, the brand and a budget. Reporting into a Planning Manager, you will be responsible for managing a particular dept. within the division. This role requires a Planner who enjoys developing a strong understanding of our product and our customer. You will use this knowledge to partner closely with your Buyers to develop a product strategy that will ensure the department attains maximum profitability. Once a product strategy is determined you will work closely with your team of to ensure it is executed as efficiently and effectively as possible. The Planner would be responsible for controlling the budget for their respective dept. The Planner must also develop key relationships with stakeholders internal and external. A relevant tertiary qualification in Commerce 2-3 years relevant Merchandise Planning / Retail Planning experience Homeware experience advantageous Demand and stock management experience Relevant experience on a planning system and replenishment system Microsoft Excel (intermediate to advanced) A little about us: Sheet Street people dont just think outside the box. They throw the box out the door and set their creativity and problem-solving abilities free. Added to the mix is the natural ability to build relationships and a passion for the retail - and its not hard to see why were at the top of our game. Passion, value and partnership. If you believe in these core values, we believe youre a perfect match for the Mr Price Group. Mr Price Group is a high growth, Omni-channel, fashion- value retailer. Mr Price Group has 6 trading divisions namely: mrp ; mrphome; mrpsport; Miladys; Sheet Street and mrpmoney. Sheet Street is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity.