Planner

  • Western Cape
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Retail Clothing Fashion
  • Reference: IRC3196

    Vacancy Details

    Employer: Truworths Limited

    Are your passionate about fashion and analysis? Are you an innovative thinker with fashion planning experience in retail or manufacturing?

    Truworths has an opportunity for you to work with our Buying/Planning teams using the latest merchandise systems to effectively trade product.

    Based at our Head Office in Cape Town, this position will appeal to a skilled performer who likes to be close to the action. Drawing on your well-honed fashion planning skills, your role will be to develop, implement and control all aspects of merchandise planning to ensure the profitability and efficient servicing of our stores.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Working closely with our fashion Buyers and suppliers.
    • Mastering the powerful systems combination of Retek and Arthur.
    • Ensuring that the right mix of merchandise reaches the right stores at the right price, right on time.

    Required Skills

    • analytical skills
    • organisational skills
    • numeric skills
    • systems orientated

    Candidate Requirements

    • 3 or more years of experience preferably with a retailer
    • B.Com, B.Sc or other numerate tertiary qualification
    • Analytical and organisational skills
    • Numeric ability
    • Systems orientation
    • Strong Trader Instinct