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Job Code:163403
Opportunity:Planner
Location:Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date Posted:3/24/2017

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Planner THE OPPORTUNITY Mondetta/MPG is currently seeking a strategic and skilled forecaster with excellent analytical and problem solving skills. This role will play a very critical role in planning for the organization and must be able to create factory buy plans based on style, colour, size break, and appropriate geographical location (Distribution Centre). This position takes a hands on role in following the fashion trends and current retail sales trends. This is an outstanding opportunity for anyone with the drive and passion to succeed in the apparel industry! CORE RESPONSIBILITIES . Responsible for the planning and control of the product range styles in the US and Canada . Supports seasonal factory buy plans and factory order creation . Develops financial seasonal planning of sales, stock levels, and production requirements . Controls purchases relative to planned levels (e.g. colour, fabric, silhouette, top/bottom ration, category, stock balance between US and Canadian distribution centres) . Analyzes and forecasts trends financially, as well as product trends, through the use of computerized systems . Liaises closely with MPG Executive Vice President of Sales, as well as customer service, factory partners, senior management, design, and operational staff . Outlines seasonal line plans SKILLS & EXPERIENCE . Minimum of 3 years of experience in merchandise planning . Experience with NetSuite and Blue Cherry . Experience working with sales and marketing teams with suggested inventory action items for the web store . A successful planner with problem-solving and analytical skills . Strong math and statistic skills with knowledge and experience in use of computerized analytical skills . Retail planning skills based on bottom up assortment planning, 6 month flows, turnover, stock levels, and markdown cadence . Ability to follow, understand, analyze, and translate changes in the market to corresponding changes to company activities . Excellent forecasting skills and the ability to determine sales trends in the market . Marketing skills to develop sales promotions which turn inventory according to sales goals . Ability to forecast web sales seasonally If you would like more information about Mondetta/MPG, please visit http://bit.ly/Mondetta-MPG or contact Amy Rondeau, Senior Consultant, Executive Search, at (204) 934-8834. If you believe you can make a strong contribution to Mondetta/MPG as Planner, please submit your resume in confidence to amy@legacybowes.com quoting position #163403.



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