Junior Merchandise Planner (Ref: KHJMP)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Sales & Marketing sector in Cape Town - Western Cape
Posted On Tuesday 15 March 2022
Job Description:

One of Africa’s most loved toy stores seeks that “special merchandiser” who is passionate about retail who is resilient and tenacious

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Main job function

As a Planner, you will create and develop the financial plan through effective category & demand forecasting for the business. You will be accountable to ensure balanced stock and product assortments in store, to effect stock turn levels & increase market share. The Merchandise Planner is responsible for monitoring the adequacy of stock levels in relation to the category demand plans and generating replenishment purchase orders on suppliers to meet their customer’s demands in those stores



Matriculation certificate (Grade 12) with relevant tertiary qualification



2-3 years experience

A high degree of numeracy and an analytical, detailed approach to work

A team player

Ability to problem solve

Strong skills in MS Excel and Word as well as other relevant retail systems

Good organisational and interpersonal skills




A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.


Please contact Kay Henderson