Merchandiser / Analytical Retail Planner

Recruiter
ILLUM
Location
København K, Hovedstaden (DK)
Posted
09 Jan 2022
Closes
09 Feb 2022
Ref
Merchandising/Buying team in ILLUM
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

MERCHANDISER / ANALYTICAL RETAIL PLANNER, BEAUTY & HOME

 

Are you analytical and organized? Do you have experience with retail buying and planning? Do you want to use your analytical skills to influence the buying of cosmetics and home in ILLUM? 

CREATING DATA FOR BUYING MANAGEMENT

We are looking for a new colleague to the merchandising/buying team in ILLUM (sometimes called Planning team). The merchandising team, is the link between buyers and the sales floor. The focus of the team is to ensure the store always has the right stock and best possible stock levels to maximize profitability. It is a highly administrative position that requires analytical skills and the ability to work with large data-sets.

 

ON A NORMAL DAY IN THIS ROLE, YOU WILL BE.

  • Working closely with the Beauty & Home Sales Managers and to plan product ranges and brand mix
  • Meeting with suppliers and distributors 
  • Creating and updating orders and product data
  • Support budget building & managing budgets
  • Support business case and contract development during negotiations
  • Creating predictive data for sales and profits
  • Managing levels and distribution of stock and handling logistic problems as they arise
  • Setting stock promotions/price reductions as appropriate
  • Handling returns and planning sales promotions
  • Planning and administration of stock counts

 

TO HAVE SUCCESS IN THIS ROLE, YOU.

  • Have a structured approach to tasks and enjoy working with figures, data and statistics
  • Can translate revenue flows, forecasts and sell-trough data in to actions
  • Like taking ownership of your area and category
  • Like to challenge the existing and finding new solutions or opportunities
  • Enjoy working across functions in diverse and international organization
  • Enjoy working in a busy and continuously changing and evolving work environment
  • Like a mix of standard operational tasks, analysis and other tasks
  • Love retail and the energy in a department store

 

YOU MIGHT BE A MATCH FOR THIS ROLE, IF.

  • You have experience from a comparable position from retail or another industry where your skills can be transferred to retail merchandising
  • You work well with different types of people
  • You work confidently and independently in excel
  • You have experience working with Business Intelligence systems and ERP-systems
  • You can speak and write English at business level, other languages is advantageous 

 

The Merchandising and Buying team consist of a range of different nationalities and a bouquet of languages and we speak English in our team meetings. We look forward welcoming you to ILLUM Team.

Please let us know if you are interested by clicking below or reach out to Helene Fahnøe +45 4059 3228 if you have questions.