Merchandise Planner Job Description
The following is a full job description for Merchandise Planner. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Merchandise Planner along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Merchandise Planner is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Merchandise Planner, Sr., Merchandise Planner - Deli , Merchandise Planner - Bakery, Merchandise Planner - Produce, Merchandise Allocator, Merchandise Buyer, Merchandise Buyer Assistant, Divisional Merchandise Manager, Merchandise Buyer, Sr.
Requirements and Responsibilities For Merchandise Planner
Plans and forecasts for future merchandise buys based on historical buys, reoccurring buys and current inventory levels. Responsible for reviewing stock to sales ratios, responding to changing sales trends, and ensuring plan sales, plan markups, and plan markdowns are achieved by departments. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 3-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Merchandise Planner
Similar Jobs:  Merchandise Planner, Sr., Merchandise Planner - Deli , Merchandise Planner - Bakery, Merchandise Planner - Produce, Merchandise Allocator, Merchandise Buyer, Merchandise Buyer Assistant, Divisional Merchandise Manager, Merchandise Buyer, Sr.
Categories:  Retail/Wholesale, Logistics, Materials Management, Planning, Purchasing, Sales
Industries:  Business Services, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Hospitality & Leisure, Media, MFG Nondurable, Retail & Wholesale,
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