Retail Planner Italy

Nike Retail employees inspire athletes of all abilities to tap into their potential. Step into a Nike Store or visit nike.com, and feel the energy, enthusiasm and passion for sport. That same excitement and consumer-first mindset reverberates throughout the Nike Retail Corporate team. Working with a cross functional team including planners, buyers, merchandisers, allocators, and other functions you will craft strategies to meet and exceed our aspirational goals. As a Retail Planner, you will be responsible for driving sales growth and operational efficiency for Nike Partner stores in Italy.

Responsibilities

  • Forecast appropriate style, color, store level investment quantities.
  • Influencing cross functional team members and collaborating with key stakeholders to ensure that Nike Direct has the
  • right product in the right quantity to meet consumer demand.
  • Supporting the development of multi-category planning strategy across multiple product types: Apparel, Footwear, and
  • Equipment.
  • Developing seasonal direction for sales, margin, option and inventory management and leading post launch in-season
  • trading to deliver and exceed seasonal targets for product revenue and profitability.
  • Communicating planning strategies, vision, and business results to cross functional and category business partners.
  • Communicating daily with planning management to share business updates and lead integration of planning with the
  • buying processes and allocation team.
  • Analyzing performance and results of planning strategies and making tactical adjustments to leverage opportunities
  • for increased profitability.


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Qualifications
  • Bachelor's /Master/ MBA degree in Business, Merchandising, Inventory Management, or a related field
  • 5 years' experience in retail Merchandising/ Planning is preferred
  • 2 years of managerial experience in planning, proved team management experience
  • experience in sales department is preferred
  • Ability to solve complex problems; take a new perspective using existing solutions
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Windows applications, particularly Excel
  • Strong knowledge of process-flow through supply chain
  • Proficient information seeking skills and drive for results
  • Ability to share ideas and develop effective responses or elevate to higher management
  • Ability to network, utilize internal and external resources, deliver commitments, and to meet timelines
  • Fluency in English & Italian both written and verbal
  • Bachelor's /Master/ MBA degree in Business, Merchandising, Inventory Management, or a related field
  • 5 years' experience in retail Merchandising/ Planning is preferred
  • 2 years of managerial experience in planning, proved team management experience
  • experience in sales department is preferred
  • Ability to solve complex problems; take a new perspective using existing solutions
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Windows applications, particularly Excel
  • Strong knowledge of process-flow through supply chain
  • Proficient information seeking skills and drive for results
  • Ability to share ideas and develop effective responses or elevate to higher management
  • Ability to network, utilize internal and external resources, deliver commitments, and to meet timelines
  • Fluency in English & Italian both written and verbal


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