Primary Purpose:The Associate Planner will work closely with cross-functional team partners to assist in the creation and management of merchandise sales, gross margin and inventory plans at the department and class level for assigned areas. The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in Merchandise Planning to...
- Plan core replenishment and seasonal fashion styles to ensure the flow of receipts supports the current and future business
- Support hindsight and market preparation; partner with the Buying team via meetings and informal communications on pre-season key merchandising strategies
- Run and analyze weekly selling information, identifying risks and opportunities based on trends and make recommendations regarding promotional strategy and markdowns
- Manage seasonal inventory; strategize flow to support sales plan