ASSISTANT PLANNER | Sydney

Posted on 17-Mar-2017
Application Close Date: 07-Apr-2017
Job Type:
Full Time Permanent
Category:
Planning
Location:
Sydney
Residency:
Australian Residents ONLY
Position Reference:
SFG/SFG17186
Closing Date:
07-Apr-2017


You are an Assistant / Junior Planner inquisitive and methodical in your approach, ready for your next career move. Hungry for a challenge, and proactive, you are eager to grow your skills in merchandising planning. Join us to be a global market leader as our brands change the perception of fashion.

 

Your New Career

 

As an Assistant Planner, you will use your forecasting and analytical abilities to support your team ensuring they react to sales patterns, and maximize profit. With a focus on managing key volume styles and flow of inventory, you will also:

 

  • Review and manage stock to minimize inefficiencies, developing exit strategies with your Planner for slow moving lines and over or under-stock scenarios
  • Identify, plan and react to sales trends within the industry
  • Participate in weekly trade meetings providing commentary on sales growth / decline + OTB
  • Monitor sales and operational markdowns
  • Provide costing support and accurate data management
  • Assist with review of seasonal assortment plans and performance
  • Work with counterparts in the buying team to monitor critical path

 

 

Your New Destination

 

Crossroads is one of Australia’s leading fashion brands for fast, affordable fashion in sizes 8 to 22, with approximately 173 stores in Australia and 8 stores in NZ. We have an outfit for every occasion, ensuring our down to earth customers get the latest look without the expensive price tag.

Crossroads is part of Specialty Fashion Group - an ASX leading, specialty apparel retailer with over 1,000 stores and 7,000 Team Members across Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & the USA. Through our fantastic brands – Autograph, City Chic, Crossroads, One Woman, Katies, Millers and Rivers – our purpose is to be a global market leader that changes the perception of fashion.

SFG are all about game changers who are customer centric. If this is you get in contact with our talent team who are waiting to connect with you!