Merchandise Planning Analyst

What you'll be doing: 

  • Assisting in merchandising, inventory management, and assortment expansion for key existing and new brands
  • Providing recaps and analysis to support buying process
  • Helping assess and identify brand and category opportunities
  • Tracking performance of key styles and recommending reorders to ensure even stock levels
  • Preparing and conducting monthly business reviews with Zappos Merchandising to monitor and analyze inventory efficiency to maximize sales and turn
  • Developing and maintaining effective relationships with members of cross-functional teams
  • Collaborating with team to ensure consistency of information, sharing of best practices, and developing systems knowledge

What you'll bring to the table:

  • 2+ years of professional experience
  • 2+ years analysis experience preferred
  • Excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent logical analysis and problem-solving and decision making skills
  • Ability to be agile and thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience in Excel and other Microsoft Applications: Outlook, PowerPoint and Word
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • E-commerce experience strongly preferred

What you didn't know about the team:

Every Thursday we get together as a team for Thunderous Thursday...we generally play games like movie trivia, Catch Phrase or Minute to Win It.


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