Planning And Allocation Manager

  • Company:
    Patty Shapiro & Associates
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

Position: Planning And Allocation Manager Job Order ID: 4117Country: Canada Province/State: QuebecCity: Montreal Employment Type: Permanent Salary: $125000/Yr Function Note: Title: Planning and Allocation Manager Industry: Fashion & Apparel Company: Accessories Location: Montreal Salary: up to 125K An iconic apparel & accessories manufacturer presently has an opening for a Planning and Allocation Manager. Premiere Montreal recruitment agency Patty Shapiro & Associates works with FASHION’S FINEST and looking for their next success story. Could it be you? All about you You will ensure the optimization of the company’s sales, margin and inventory performance targets in an Omnichannel environment You will be responsible for essential path management, supplier’s quality and fulfillment to North American official requirements A great leader, who can coach, train and develop the planning and allocation team Can you do this? Oversee the development and implementation of planning and inventory flow strategies Responsible for leading the strategic initiatives of merchandise planning processes and inventory levels from purchase to sell through at store level, and developing KPIs and dashboards to monitor performance Partner with merchants and operations to implement sales and profit objectives through the development of merchandise plans Maintains accurate financial results and make recommendations on forecasting of financial objectives with crossfunctional teams Partner with IT team on system support Manage the efforts of the Planning and Allocation teams in providing timely and accurate decisionmaking tools, reports and recommendations to crossfunctional partners via pre, post, and inseason analyses Responsible for coaching, training and development of Planning and allocation teams Liaise with all crossdivisional planning & allocation counterparts to share and adopt bestpractice systems and processes Leads continuous improvements and process efficiencies efforts in the department Accountable to ensure buy plans and assortment plans relates to store space capacity and maximizes store space productivity Develops recommendations to improve future seasons Is this you? Minimum 7+ years retail merchandise and/or demand forecasting experience Bachelor’s Degree Must have previous management experience (supervising & training) Superior knowledge of merchandise and location planning, assortment planning and allocation in the retail industry A track record of using retail data to diagnose limitations on profitability and successfully implement changes that drive gross margin and sales Strong financial acumen with the ability to direct execution and operational activities Critical eye for defining, reviewing and executing business processes and workflow Strategic orientation and decisionmaking skills Ability to run reports, analyze data, and conceptualize strategies to make recommendations in presentations Thorough understanding of retail strategy Solid analytical and problemsolving skills Referral Bonus program: Ask us how to participate in our CANDIDATE REFERRAL PROGRAM Our 24/7 Promise to you: Please note that only candidates who meet the above criteria will be contacted within 48hours