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Senior Planner, eCommerce

New York & Company - New York, NY

Posted: May 2nd, 2018


Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Senior Planner, ECommerce is responsible for assisting in the strategic direction of inventory for the ECommerce business, based on analysis of financials, historical data, and current market trends.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop, execute and communicate strategic merchandise financial plans and strategies that support the merchandising and financial objectives of the Company.
  • Create preseason sales, margin and inventory plans by department class that support product and financial strategies.
  • Analyze historical data and current trends to identify risks and opportunities by department and class.
  • Collaborate with Merchandising to develop and communicate strategies that align future financial and product opportunities in the area.
  • Forecast in-season sales and inventories on a weekly basis.
  • Present forecasts and action plans in monthly Merchandise Planning Committee meetings.
  • Recap end-of-season best-sellers by category.
  • Develop and communicate item-level promotional and markdown strategies on a weekly basis.
  • Recap and analyze actual sales results against plan and LY.
  • Work with Merchants and Sourcing to effectively manage flow of inventory into the warehouse.

Required Experience

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5-7 years of Merchandise Planning experience, including ECommerce Planning
  • Business analysis and strategic, innovative thinking skills
  • Understanding of retail financial measurements
  • Flexible and adaptive to changing priorities
  • Strong listening, written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to organize and prioritize workload to meet deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Arthur Planning experience a plus.

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or related experience
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About New York & Company

OUR BRAND

New York & Company, Inc. is a leading specialty manufacturer and retailer of women's fashion apparel and accessories providing women with modern, wear to work solutions that are multi-functional at affordable prices. The Company was incorporated in 1918 and has been public since 2004. It is headquartered in New York City.

New York & Company's proprietary branded New York & Company merchandise is sold exclusively through its national network of over 500 New York & Company retail stores, New York & Company outlet stores, and E-commerce store at nyandcompany.com.

New York & Company exists to make women look great and feel good. We make our customers feel confident, put-together, attractive, and fashion-right.

OUR VALUES
Focus on RESULTS
Know our CUSTOMERS and WHAT THEY WANT
Demonstrate INTEGRITY & RESPECT in our interactions
IDENTIFY and QUICKLY RESPOND to changes in fashion and business trends
Embrace TEAMWORK & COLLABORATION
Provide our associates with the OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE AN IMPACT on our business and to ADVANCE THEIR CAREERS

WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT

At New York & Company, we value our associates across all departments and recognize their importance to the business. In fact, we set the standard among retailers in providing opportunities for career advancement. After all, the best person for a job is often the one who already knows the company and its culture. So we always try to promote associates who deliver results, and we support inter-departmental moves that develop a desired career path. We are committed to the success of our associates.

We bring the energy, excitement and style of New York City – the fashion capital of the world – to women everywhere. New York & Company dresses women who work…and every woman works.