Senior Merchandiser DTC Buying - Egypt

Cairo | Egypt | Retail (Back Office)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implementation of channel pre-season strategy for aligned OTB Planning & Management following the market financial targets
  • Manage buying process for the assigned channel(s) and assure right volumes are bought following market OTB plans and in accordance with the Market CTC Assortment Plan teams
  • Prepare the submission of initial seasonal forecasts for stores into applicable systems for horizontal review by global functions at key milestones
  • Manage the size breakdowns for OR stores process assuring they are created according to market needs and incorporated in the buying process
  • Responsible for market seasonal stock position assuring the right volumes are available in stores and warehouse(s), and inform of changes to Allocation teams, with special focus on main campaign articles
  • Provide input to Market CTC Assortment Planning teams in regards to range needs by store tier
  • Manage market relevant store tiering process following global store tiering guidance, in collaboration with CTC Assortment Planning teams.
  • Build and leverage relationships with cross-functional teams (e.g. CTC, Allocation & Trading) to obtain information necessary to achieve business objectives
  • Proper data reporting and analysis for management requirements, and for business performance assessment (Sell Through, Rate of Sale, Campaign tracking…) to take the necessary actions where possible, and development of buying.

Key Relationships:

  • Market CTC (esp. Assortment Planning and Price Architecture)
  • Market Finance Team
  • Retail Ops Team
  • Trade Marketing Team

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Relevant job experience in a Planning & Buying function, and fully qualified and trained
  • Combined broad theoretical and practical knowledge including company policies and practices
  • Strong competence with Buying & Planning, procedures and systems

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

University degree in business, ideally with marketing and sales focus or equivalent professional experience

5 years of relevant experience

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The Facts

Jobtitle Senior Merchandiser DTC Buying - Egypt
Team Retail (Back Office)
Brand adidas
Location Cairo
Country Egypt
Number 192689
Position Type Full time
Date Mar-14, 2019
Relocation no

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