108 W 39th st New York, NY 10018
Title: E-Commerce Merchandise Planner
Company Description: Fast-growing women's direct to consumer apparel brand that is making a splash in an industry.
We are seeking a highly motivated, strategic, and experienced E-Commerce Merchandise Planner. This person will be responsible for leading our product planning and inventory management function.
In this role you will be responsible for forecasting supply and demand across our product assortments and geographies, monitoring inventory levels, and managing communication across our manufacturing and fulfillment partners. You should have an eye for fashion and trends, and a strong understanding of data analytics and forecasting.
We are a small team and this is an exciting opportunity to have a front row seat to all of the action at one of the fastest growing e-commerce swimwear brands!
- Forecast our inventory needs for new product orders and replenishment orders
- Develop a thesis on good style & color assortments every season using a combination of data and fashion trends
- Take lead on product development lifecycle
- Study returns data to make sure we are optimizing product development to lower returns
- Diligently monitor sales levels and inventory supply to make sure we have enough stock to meet demand while being mindful of our goals
- Ensure optimal inventory levels at each of our warehouses
- Build inventory models in Microsoft Excel, and develop processes to improve our inventory management systems
- Work closely with our fulfillment locations to optimize our logistics
- Be the point person for all things supply chain with our manufacturing partner
- Develop and monitor KPIs
- 4+ years of product planning experience or management consulting
- Proven analytical capabilities and high comfort level working with large sets of data
- Strong attention to detail
- Advanced Excel modeling skills
- Exceptional ability to prioritize
- Knowledge of ERP systems a plus
- Excited about the opportunity to create a generation-defining swimwear brand!