Assistant Merchandise Planner at Showpo

Data, Full Time, Sydney, Australia sydney full-time
Posted 19 days ago

An amazing opportunity has arisen to join our Planning team as an Assistant Merchandise Planner! At Showpo, our planners are the science behind the art, which means really driving data driven decisions and working cross functionally with our incredible teams and leaders! This is an exceptional chance for a candidate with exceptional excel skills and a keen interest in fashion to begin a career in Merchandise Planning!

About Us:

Showpo is the Australian owned, global, social media led e-commerce brand, redefining fashion retail for the new generation.

With humble beginnings, Showpo was established in Sydney in 2010 from our Founder & CEO's garage. Forward to now, we have disrupted the traditional retail model and are a global fashion destination and one of Australia's home grown true global success stories. We pride ourselves on empowering women and being one of Australia's largest and most successful social media brands. We connect a community of millions around the world to inspire and discover the latest trends, with over new styles dropping weekly.

And we aren't stopping there! 2022 is going to be a huge year for us, sound exciting? Read on!

Day to day you will be responsible for:

  • All trade reporting including product line level to business requirements
  • Monday Trade category summary - present in trade and lead for relevant departments buying team
  • Markdown recommendation based on model
  • Minimise markdown and discount spend within categories
  • Support the merchandise planner in promo execution as required
  • Core line availability
  • Ownership of reforecasting for relevant categories
  • Specific focus on controlling OTB issued to maintain weeks cover
  • Input into monthly reforecast submit/review
  • Provide support in preparing monthly reforecast presentation, incorporating SWOT findings
  • Weekly OTB check ins with buying
  • Ad hoc reporting as required
  • Option count issue and management
  • Who are we looking for?

  • Good excel skills - you must be able to perform index match, pivot tables, forecasting models
  • Willingness to learn
  • Keen interest in fashion
  • PERKS!

  • Live for fashion? You’ll love working for Australia’s largest social media fashion brand that was founded locally and is expanding globally. The list is growing, but here are some of the things you will enjoy:
  • Our embedded culture of Think Big, Get S**t Done and Have Fun gives everyone the ability to make a massive impact across the entire organisation. We are a fun team with a high-growth hustle
  • Flexible working environment
  • Huge staff discounts across Showpo and over 50 amazing brands on site including: rollas, Alias Mae, Levis, Dr Martens, Superga and A Brand
  • Celebration is part of our core DNA from social events, to cruises on the harbour, to costume parties and Karaoke. We work hard and celebrate connecting as a team
  • Opportunities to find purpose and give back through volunteering and hosted presentations from our charity partners with workplace giving and donation matching supported
  • Dog friendly office & Breakfast Bar
  • Education, Wellness and Lunch & Learn Programs
  • Company wide I S**t Rainbow Awards - Reward & Recognition Program - come and celebrate your colleagues with bubbles every Friday!
  • Are you the Assistant Planner we're looking for?! Click apply to find out more...