Come Grow with us!
Variety Wholesalers Inc./Roses Discount Stores is looking for a Merchandise Planner to come join our innovative and progressive team! The Planner is responsible for meeting and improving financial objectives. The planner will be responsible for creating top- down & bottom- up financial plans and in season forecasting for multiple departments. The ideal candidate will identify business risks and opportunities to maximize sales, profitability and inventory turn objectives.
· Develop strategic merchandise plans-sales margin, inventory and turn
· Partner with merchant team to identify key business concepts
· Develop & maintain effective relationships with cross- functional partners, merchants and store operations.
· Collaborate with peers to ensure consistency of information and sharing of best practices.
· BA/BS degree plus 2-4 years or experience in a similar role.
· Candidates must have experience in top-down & bottom- up financial planning processes and systems.
· Must have a clear understanding of basic financial measures: sales, gross margins, weeks of supply, etc.
· Strong analytical, organizational and communication skills.
· Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel. Abilities to organize and prioritize workload to meet deadlines.
Job Type: Full-time
Paid time off
Monday to Friday