Planning Administrator

Posted 13 November 2019 by Astra Recruitment
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Job title: Planning/Merchandising Administrator

Location: Plymouth

Salary: NEG

Contract type: Temporary to Permanent

Astra Recruitment are working with one of our clients to recruit a Planning/Merchandising administrator.

For this role you will have excellent communication skills both verbal and written along with strong IT skills ideally Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access.

Job duties will include:

  • To work in conjunction with internal teams on various projects.
  • Work closely with team members on projects, event planning, etc. and any ad hoc requests.
  • Working with suppliers to provide forecasted yearly demand to ensure supplier availability.
  • Monitoring stock levels are managed ranges.
  • Attend Supplier meetings (internal or external) when required.

o Present Supplier performance; identify opportunities, ranges (additions, deletions, etc.)

  • Ad-hoc business analysis.
  • Managing the flow of stock to the clearance stores, monitoring stock levels, sell thru rates and margin.
  • Business reports - including sales and availability reports, stock no sales and lost opportunities.
  • Developing new report and strategies to work smarter and more efficient.

Your skills and experience will include:

  • Commercial awareness
  • The capability to work well as part of a team and to build and maintain effective working relationships with a range of people
  • Sound decision-making skills and the ability to plan and prioritise
  • The ability to work under pressure in a dynamic environment and to quickly identify problems and recommend solutions
  • Attention to detail

Please click apply now to be considered for this excellent opportunity.

Disclaimer: Successful candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks by one of our consultants to be pre-screened before being submitted to the client.

Astra Recruitment Solutions Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

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Required skills

  • Admin
  • Buying
  • Merchandising
  • Retail
  • Planning

Reference: 38975216

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