Merchandise Planner - Kidswear


Coles, SA

Posted 11/9/2019

About Kmart With more than 200 stores and employing over 34,000 people, Kmart is proud to be one of Australia and New Zealand's largest and most successful retailers. Serving the needs of Australian families is at the core of who we are as a business, that's why we are driven to be the place customers rely on for low prices and making every day living brighter. Culture You'll be joining a dynamic team with a fantastic culture where diversity is openly celebrated, and you'll be challenged and supported to achieve personal and business goals. Expect a work environment that is highly collaborative, fast-paced, inclusive and progressive - with no two days the same! What we're looking for? A great career opportunity currently exists for an experienced Planner who is passionate about product and has a strong desire to make a difference. You will be visionary, strategically focussed, with the ability to maximise every opportunity and minimise risks. As a key member of the team, you will play a pivotal role in contributing to the sales growth and profitability of the business by delivering key profit objectives through innovation, customer awareness, inventory management and analysis in order to maximise revenue, margin and stock turn performance. You will manage a significant open to buy and be experienced in seasonal planning, budgeting and category management. About You With a significant Planning track record in the retail industry, you will display highly developed analytical skills and strong commercial acumen and will excel in forecasting, interpreting market trends and executing strategic direction to achieve budget results. Working closely with the Buying Team, your ability to build rapport, gain credibility and utilise your persuasive interpersonal style will see you succeed in this challenging role. Strong computer literacy, including proficiency in excel is essential. Our benefits

  • Development opportunities across Kmart and the Wesfarmers Group
  • Excellent remuneration, a generous bonus scheme and access to the Wesfarmers share plan
  • Discount card for Kmart, Coles, Target and Officeworks
  • Support of flexible working
  • Casual dress and free onsite parking
#LI-POST1 Advertised: 08 Nov 2019 AUS Eastern Daylight Time Applications close:

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