Junior Planner – SIVVI Jobs in Dubai at noon

Title: Junior Planner – SIVVI

Company: noon

Location: Dubai

About noon

noon is a fast-growing e-commerce venture in the Middle East with a committed capital of $1 billion. Our aim is to develop a world-class ecosystem in the Middle East. To achieve this goal, noon has built end-to-end in-house capabilities across all verticals. After launching in 2017, we are now looking for aggressive scaling strategies to maximize our customer reach and product offerings.

As part of this strategy, we have acquired a fashion vertical called SIVVI, that will be a key revenue and profitability driver for the business. We will build SIVVI into a trendy premium branded fashion destination for the GCC region. We have also set up a dedicated team to manage our fashion assortment across SIVVI & Noon.

Key Responsibilities

As a Junior Planner, the candidate will be responsible for supporting in the planning, in-season management & commercial steering of a key part of our fashion retail business across all our retail channels & customer types. As we are very much still a startup at the core, we are looking for somebody deeply passionate and committed in making an impactful contribution to the region.

Contributing to brand and department open to buy planning

Assisting with department, brand and product forecasting

Preparing brand & department sign off packs,

Maintaining 100% availability on core lines through monitoring performance and re-forecasting based on sale trends

Building strong relationships with key stake holders

Prepares trade update for their area, communicating key highlights and lowlights and identifying actions

Feeds into the assortment strategy alongside Buying counterpart

Ensure the assortment and ranging policies are aligned to the wider business strategy

Re-planning and forecasting of the relevant variables including OTB, sales, margin, profit, stockturn and margin mix highlighting opportunities, threats and required action

Tracking deliveries v’s plan and highlight issues and proposing solutions

Ensure best in class data driven approach to reporting, analytics, planning and in season management

Qualifications & Skills

Bachelor’s degree

3+ years of Merchandising experience in the fashion e-commerce space

Strong Excel Skills are amust

Proficiency in SQL is amust

Highly analytical

General retail skills and business acumen

Solution focused

Strong problem solving skills

Highly motivated self starter

Who will excel?

We’re looking for candidates who thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic start-up environment.

We’re searching for problem solvers, people who operate with a bias for action and have a deep understanding of the importance of resourcefulness over reliance.

Candor is our only default. Demanding unequivocal high standards should be non-negotiable because quality matters. We want people who are radically candid, cohorts who commit to settling for nothing but the best – in hiring, in accepting work from colleagues, and in your own work.

Ours is not an easy mission, but it is a meaningful one. Every hire must actively raise the bar of talent in the company to help us reach our vision.

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