Cape Union Mart - Allocator - Outdoor

Cape Union Mart - Allocator - Outdoor:Job SummaryAn opportunity has become available in our outdoor team for a confident, energetic and resilient merchandise allocator who has the strong analytical, logical reasoning and numerical abilities required to oversee the allocations for the relevant Cape Union Mart Outdoor portfolio in adherence to the Cape Union Mart Group standards.Duties and ResponsibilitiesWorking with Planners and Buyers to fully implement the Merchandise StrategyImplement the Allocation strategy according to store turnover and profileEnsure allocations are done effectively based on trade and store performanceAnalytical support and feedback to influence the Planning and Buying teamsStore and merchandise-related (style and sizing) analysisReporting and recommendations regarding store performance this role plays a crucial link between stores and the merchandise teamLiaising with suppliers, stores and the Distribution Centre regarding queriesMonitoring the delivery of stock and take appropriate actionReplenishment managementEffective communication with stores and fieldMonitoring product performance to take appropriate actionRegular store visits where appropriateQualifications and Experience2 - 3 years experience as a retail/merchandise/product/store allocator within a retail environmentMatric and qualification in a related fieldA high degree of numeracy and a detailed and strategic approach to workThe ability to communicate effectively at all levelsAbility to show initiative and be resourcefulSound decision-making abilityMust have excellent MS Office (Excel at an advanced level) skills and/or other Planning ToolsHow to ApplyClick on the link below to apply View more information
Cape Town, WC, ZA