Planning Coordinator

JOB FUNCTION: Fashion
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: New York, NY
COMPENSATION: $55k - $65k
REMOTE / ONSITE: Hybrid
POSTED: Jul 28, 2022

Our client is a well-known luxury company that specializes in high-end men’s and women’s clothing, shoes, and accessories. They are currently seeking a Planning Coordinator to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$55k – $65k Depending on experience

Position Overview:

The Planning Coordinator will be working closely with the Planning and Merchandising teams to ensure the accurate execution of allocation and planning strategies for retail, wholesale, and e-commerce. The Planning Coordinator will be responsible for maintaining inventory, supporting all planning functions, allocations, and in-season performance analysis.

Responsibilities of the Planning Coordinator:

  • Review and manage inventory levels for replenishment strategies
  • Monitor product flow through omni-channels using weekly sales analyses and inventory reports
  • Compile assortment analysis to determine order quantities by style, color, and size
  • Create and track the RTV list
  • Support the Buying team in open-to-buys and inventory planning
  • Analyze weekly selling reports and make recommendations based on business trends for allocation
  • Assist in creating production plans by volume group and current POS performance at the style/color/size level
  • Monitor and develop merchandise consolidation and transfers in store to maximize profitability and margin performance for full price and markdowns

Qualifications of the Planning Coordinator:

  • Retail math skills
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent Excel experience (pivot tables and Vlookups)
  • Ability to meet deadline demands

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Benefits:

  • Available upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship 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: 112304