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12.11.2021

OrotonGroup

Senior Planner (Maternity Leave Cover)

company: OrotonGroup
job title: Senior Planner (Maternity Leave Cover)
location: North Sydney
work type: Contract
level: Mid-level

Role Description

Established in 1938, Oroton has evolved over the decades to be a modern lifestyle brand, synonymous with quality craftsmanship and luxury. An iconic Australian privately held brand celebrated and loved for its unique heritage, we are inspired by international trends and our purpose of creating accessible modern luxury for real life.

In a short period of time Oroton has experienced significant change through a shift in strategic direction, the resizing of our retail network, and the introduction of a ready-to-wear apparel range in 2019. With a long history in the industry we are proud of our culture and the benefits we offer including generous product discounts, lifestyle benefits including flexible working options, and employee recognition programs to name a few.

Sound like the next chapter in your career? We would love to learn more about you and how your experience and skills meet our requirements for this important role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Planner or Senior Planner with min. 4 years experience ready for their next challenge in an iconic Australian luxury brand!

If you have a keen eye for detail, an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to work for a growing iconic brand, we want to hear from you! Strong alignment to the fashion industry and a curious knowledge of trends and product will be a great asset.

Key Responsibilities

  • Report to the Senior Merchandise Planning Manager
  • 12-month maternity leave cover
  • McMahon’s Point location (close to public transport) + flexible working options
  • Support the development of strategy and tactical sales plans to maximise sales performance and brand positioning in the marketplace
  • Prepare and deliver monthly updates on category performance
  • Prepare budgets and monthly reforecasts to control stock and forecast sales, profit, purchases, markdowns, inventory and OTB on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Conduct regular store visits and monitor competitor activity to develop strategies to maintain and grow market share
  • Review and recommend price architecture in line with promotional strategy
  • Contribute to seasonal SWOT analysis
  • Build option plans in line with overall brand strategy
  • Review and recommend markdowns to manage inventory profile and meet sales targets

 

KEY SKILLS

  • Minimum 4-5 years’ experience in a senior planner or similar role
  • Excellent command of merchandise planning systems (Oroton uses Infor M3, Procube, excel and Power BI)
  • Exceptional attention to detail and an analytical approach to data review
  • Strong relationship management skills to facilitate effective communications between retail, ecomm, buying and planning counterparts
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated individual with a proactive attitude and a desire for continuous learning

 

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