Junior Planner – SIVVI Jobs in Dubai at noon
Title: Junior Planner – SIVVI
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.
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
3+ years of Merchandising experience in the fashion e-commerce space
Strong Excel Skills are amust
Proficiency in SQL is amust
General retail skills and business acumen
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.
Is this you?