You get to call the fashion shots!
mrp, the largest trading division of the Mr Price Group is on the hunt for experienced and passionate Merchandise Planners.
Is that you?
As part of our team, we’ll rely on your statistical savvy to formulate and manage the measurable aspects of product procurement. Basically – you help decide what SA wears. To do this, we need you to bring in the right goods, the right amount, all at the right time.
The challenge: making it happen in line with the strategy, the brand and a budget.
Reporting into a Planning Manager, you will be responsible for managing a particular dept. within the division. This role requires a Planner who enjoys developing a strong understanding of our product and our customer. You will use this knowledge to partner closely with your Buyers to develop a product strategy that will ensure the department attains maximum profitability. Once a product strategy is determined you will work closely with your team of to ensure it is executed as efficiently and effectively as possible.
Responsibilities + Skills
Passion, value and partnership. If you believe in these core values, we believe youre a perfect match for the Mr Price Group.
mrp people dont just think outside the box. They throw the box out the door and set their creativity and problem-solving abilities free. Added to the mix is the natural ability to build relationships and a passion for the retail - and its not hard to see why were at the top of our game.
A relevant tertiary qualification BCOM Finance, Accounts, Supply Chain, Economics.3 years of relevant Merchandise Planning / Retail Planning experience