Junior Planning Support

Scotch & Soda
Hoofddorp, Netherlands
28 Apr 2022
01 Jun 2022
Full Time
We are looking for an enthusiastic new junior team member to strengthen our Global Retail & Trading team at our Hoofddorp office. Have you always wondered how we make sure that the best product is available at the right place at the right time? Are you accurate and eager to learn? YES! This might be the right vacancy for you, please keep reading!

In your role as Junior Planning Support, you will support the Global Retail & Trading team on a wide variety of topics. The team is responsible for buying, planning & allocation of our European full price and outlet stores, ecommerce and B2B, and for the total stock position of Scotch & Soda. Based on the analysis of data, we make sure that we buy enough stock at the start of a new season to fulfill demand, optimize our trading during the season, and limit our end-stock levels at the end of the season.

You are a star with numbers and have a good eye for details. Flexibility is your second name and positivity your third. You are a team player and don't expect to walk into a streamlined process; you're hands-on and not afraid to ask.

Some examples of your daily work are:
  • For our full price and outlet stores you will assist in the budgeting and buying process and have contact with our local retail teams throughout Europe.
  • Assist in the planning and buying of the "essentials” (our basics which we sell for multiple seasons and should always be on stock).
  • Prepare weekly/monthly reporting on sales and stock levels.
  • For our B2B channel you will support on managing and analysing the allocation of merchandise, ensure correct store stock levels and identify opportunities.
  • You will assist on moving allocating stock within our warehouses in order to optimize availability.
  • You will assist on administrative tasks, e.g. creating sales orders.

What qualities are we looking for?
  • Bachelor or MasterDegree, entry level
  • Great analytical skills
  • Great analytics skills, you love excel
  • Any retail experience is a plus;
  • Proficient in English - we are an international brand and work a lot in English;
  • Team orientated, you can show initiative and be yourself;
  • You are motivated to grow with us and develop your knowledge and skills.

Come work with us and enjoy the following benefits:
  • A highly collective creative and welcoming environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an atmosphere for professional development
  • To work in our beautiful office in Hoofddorp
  • A 39 hour working week, Fridays end at 4PM
  • All Apple equipment
  • 28 holiday days per year
  • Onefit subscription for EUR29 a month (instead of EUR65)
  • Amazing company drinks, events and parties
  • Employee discounts. 28% online and in store and access to our Friends&Family sale
  • Access to great company benefits around parenthood and wellbeing
  • Professional help with your relocation (if applicable)
  • A collective health insurance with a discount for Scotch employees and their families
  • Full coverage of public transportation if you live outside Hoofddorp
  • A competitive salary and a annual 8% holiday pay
  • A pension scheme which is 2/3 funded by Scotch & Soda

Application process

Phone call with the recruiter

One of our recruiters will review your application and get in contact with you if there's a match

First interview

Upon a successful phone screening, we will invite you for an interview

Short assignment or second interview

Depending on the role, we will ask you to complete a short assignment or invite you for the second interview.


You will receive an offer as soon as we make a selection - good luck!

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