Assistant Merchandise Planner

Land :
Deutschland
Bundesland :
Berlin
Stadt :
BERLIN, GERMANY
Berufsfelder :
Merchandising
Vertragsform :
Festanstellung
Arbeitszeit :
Vollzeit
Berufserfahrung :
Weniger als 2 Jahre
Referenznummer :
259682_1495185997

Unternehmensbeschreibung

Zalando's success also tells the story of our exceptional team and our efforts. We are always happy to welcome new colleagues who join us in creating the world's best online fashion experience.

Our Category Management Team is passionate about fashion and lifestyle. We want customers to find the perfect fashion and lifestyle products for them, from shoes and clothing and accessories. Category Management's task is to put together an on-trend and profitable selection of products. We love discovering new brands and products for the Zalando shops, but finding the right trends is only one aspect, as we also need to keep track of our KPIs and processes. Constant exchange with other departments like logistics, content and photo production, the onsite team and marketing ensures that we act in line with the whole organization. In the end, we are all working towards the same goal: to create an excellent experience for our customers at Zalando.

Stellenbeschreibung

As an Assistant Merchandise Planner you'll support the Merchandise Planner by providing reports and analysis, offering recommendations to maximize sales and optimize stock turn. You'll actively contribute to our "buy what we sell" focus by ensuring a smooth inventory flow and a high sample rate.

This is a full-time position starting as soon as possible at our office in the center of Berlin.

As an Assistant Merchandise Planner you'll support the Merchandise Planner by providing reports and analysis, offering recommendations to maximize sales and optimize stock turn. You'll actively contribute to our "buy what we sell" focus by ensuring a smooth inventory flow and a high sample rate.

Your challenge

* In Pre-season you will compile together with the Merchandise Planner lessons learnt analysis to understand the changing nature of the business and commercial environment
* You'll support your team while they are preparing operational input and analysis regarding supplier performance
* You'll review size curves regularly
* In-Season you will manage the delivery schedule of intake on a daily, weekly, monthly basis in close cooperation with the supply chain management of our suppliers
* On a regular basis you will monitor and report on performance by providing timely and accurate analysis
* You will analyze sales and stock performance, demonstrate an understanding of key drivers of profit and margin and provide recommendations for actions to help maximize opportunities and limit risk in collaboration with the Merchandise Planner
* In our systems you will enter all data related to our orders (EAN matching, supplier data, etc.)
* You'll also support the Planner when it comes down to placing orders
* Ensuring that all operational KPIs are on track will also be one of your assignments

What you can expect

Our recipe for success: Think big and act fast. What you're doing today will affect millions of customers tomorrow. At Zalando, you have the chance to work on the world's best online fashion experience in a rapidly growing international company. What else? We do of course have a lot more to offer:

* Boredom doesn't get a look in here! Zalando is a working environment where something new happens every day
* An international team of experts to inspire and support you
* Training and further development opportunities to expend your skills and help you on your way
* A feel-good team where colleagues often become friends
* Attractive employee discounts in our online shop
* An easily accessible workplace right in the main arteries of the hottest Berlin districts

Want to join us?

Then we'd be more than happy to receive your online application!

Any further queries? Please do not hesitate to contact Stefanie via

Profil

What you've got

* You have successfully completed a bachelor degree, preferably in Business Administration, Economics or Fashion
* You have at least one year professional expertise in a relevant field (Merchandising, Buying)
* Numbers, analyses and reports are familiar territory for you
* You have a strong understanding of fashion online trading
* One of your key strengths is that you are well organized
* You have extensive experience working with PCs and MS Office, in particular Excel
* You have clear communication skills and act proactively
* Your fluent English skills give you an edge