Merchandise Planner

Role: Merchandise Planner
Brand: Boardriders
Location: Burleigh Heads, Qld
The Challenge

In this newly created role you’ll have the opportunity to build relationships across multiple brands, as you take ownership of the entire Wetsuit category for Billabong, Quiksilver and Roxy. Working closely with the brand merchandising teams, you will use your planning experience, paired with your passion for surfing or adventures sport hardgoods, to build assortment plans and forecast sales and demand to ensure each season is successful. You’ll own the process from the initial hindsighting of the previous seasons, through the entire buying process, handing off the season once the last PO is raised. This is a dynamic role providing you with unique exposure across multiple global brands and the opportunity to learn new software..

Who are we looking for?

  • Previous experience in a merchandise planning role, ideally working with hardgoods or surfwear
  • Experience working in a fast paced, multi-channel, multi-brand environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in merchandise planning, OTB management and ROI principles
  • Data driven decision making skills
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to influence at all levels
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Experience with SAP will be highly regarded