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 Job Title:Merchandise Planner (GH Bass & Co) - AM Retail Group
 Job ID:5275
 Position Type:Full-time
 Location:New York, NY
 Date Posted:12/23/2018
 Job Description:Our people define our company. AM Retail Group associates are smart, ambitious, engaging & fun people, who strive for excellence in everything they do. Working here requires commitment, innovation, & flexibility. The entrepreneurial drive of our associates is at the heart of our quest to improve & innovate.

We have an immediate opening for an energetic & passionate full time professional to join our GH Bass & Co Merchandising team as a Merchandise Planner .

 Responsibilities:Financial Planning process / Open to Buy Process (OTB)
  • Meets with buying team and creates/reviews seasonal plans and OTB forecasts. Challenges buying team where necessary and partners in making business recommendations as a result of business opportunities/challenges.

    Merchandise Plan Creation/Review/Forecasting
  • Creates seasonal plans using a variety of planning tools. Manages calendar deadlines, communicates weekly/monthly details/changes for seasonal plans.
  • In season produces reports and analyzes data while working directly with buying team to take action on these results.
  • Meets calendar deadlines for merchandise forecasting deliverables and determines appropriate actions

  •  Job Qualifications:Experience Required or Preferred:
    Bachelors degree in Business or related field. Minimum 4 years progressively responsible corporate retail merchandising experience that includes planning, buying or inventory management experience is required.

    Skills Required or Preferred:
    Strong interpersonal, written & verbal skills and ability to operate as a business partner across multiple functions is required. Excellent attention to detail. Financial and general business acumen, cost/benefit analysis and inventory life cycle knowledge are essential. Strong working knowledge of Excel and Business Objects as a majority of the daily work will be done using these systems.
     Other Information:Being successful at AM Retail Group means putting the best ideas to work, taking action and following through. You will be challenged by smart, committed co-workers and pushed to be your best. This is a place where your individual talents and creativity make a difference.

    We are a dynamic company that provides competitive salary and excellent benefits including medical, dental, 401k, life, disability and more!

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    AM Retail Groups family of retail stores includes: Wilsons Leather, GH Bass & Co, Calvin Klein Performance Shops, DKNY, Karl Lagerfeld Paris
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