Assistant Inventory Planner (Fashion)

JOB FUNCTION: Fashion
JOB TYPE: Temp
LOCATION: New York, NY
COMPENSATION: $65k - $80k
REMOTE / ONSITE: Hybrid
POSTED: Jun 9, 2022

Our clients is a well-known contemporary brand is looking for an Assistant Inventory Planner (Fashion) who is numbers-driven with great analytical skills to join their planning team at the assistant or associate level.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$65k – $80k DOE

Position Overview:

The Assistant Inventory Planner (Fashion) will support and drive the domestic wholesale business through pre-season planning, in-season forecasting, inventory and OTB management, and insightful analysis in order to maximize sales and optimize inventory.

Responsibilities of the Assistant Inventory Planner (Fashion):

  • Produce, distribute, and analyze weekly, monthly, and seasonal reporting
  • Partner with the Wholesale team to develop scenarios, identify new opportunities, minimize liabilities, and propose creative ideas to drive sales while maintaining profitability
  • Develop a deep understanding of company systems and reporting processes, working collaboratively with IT and end users to identify areas of opportunity and unify cross-departmental reporting
  • Develop daily location plans based on monthly targets and marketing calendars
  • Contribute to the maintenance and development of department reporting and analysis tools, including but not limited to, weekly account performance, shipping projections, delivery selling, and market prep analysis
  • Compile data from multiple sources to maintain standards and create ad-hoc reporting and analysis

Qualifications of the Assistant Inventory Planner (Fashion):

  • 2+ years of experience in planning, buying, allocation, or wholesale
  • Excel experience, retail math acumen, and desire to learn
  • Strong communication, analytical, time-management, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to quickly shift priorities, collaborate well with other departments, and take initiative

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required

Benefits:

  • 15 days PTO
  • 2 days family leave
  • Summer Fridays
  • Medical , dental, and vision
  • 401K with 6% match
  • Bonus disc.
  • Hybrid work model (3 onsite and 2 remote)
  • 70% discount on products
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 110680