Retail Planning Manager (Ref: DRPM)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the FMCG, Retail and Wholesale sector in Cape Town - Western Cape
Posted On Tuesday 11 June 2019
Job Description:

Our client based in the Western Cape currently have an opportunity for a Planning Manager in the retail industry. As a key member of the Merchandise department, this person will have a direct effect on business decisions.

Main job function



Inventory Management

Analyse data

Forecast demand


Organisational planning


Matric (Grade 12) with a Business / Commerce Degree is desirable


Minimum 5 years Retail working experience essential

Advanced Computer literacy in Microsoft Office (specifically advanced Excel) and Planning Systems

Strong numerical skills

Strong Excel ability

Merchandise planning skills

High energy levels

Results driven

Deadline driven

Forward thinker

Ability to multitask 

Ability to work with numbers and interpret results including presentations and discussions around findings

Sound understanding of planning processes, demand forecasting, inventory management, retail principles and strategic planning

Strong communication skills

Strong analytical ability 

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 Debra