Planning Manager for a Fashion E-Commerce Retailer

Area : Los Angeles, CA

Description :

Our client is a popular and fast-moving fashion e-commerce retailer selling the latest styles and trends at an affordable price. They’re seeking a motivated Planning Manager with fashion experience, strong analytical skills, and a hunger for growth to lead their growing Planning team.

This is an in-office position in Los Angeles.


- Lead and mentor to a planning team across one or more categories, ensuring deliverables are being met on a timely basis

- Create and execute OTB and merchandising plans (annual, seasonal and monthly) for assigned product categories. Provide upper leadership teams with regular re-projections based on current trends in order to manage inventory efficiently

- Lead Planning team in using past and trend SKU productivity performance metrics to create pre-season assortment plans

- Working with buying team, manage inventory composition across new, core styles, and re-order for assigned set of categories

- Track metrics for promotions, price adjustments, and product launches; analyze the results against inventory, sales, and margin performance

- Own all reporting for the Merchandise department

- Lead working relationship with cross-functional teams, recapping business performance and financial results in order to improve pricing policies, site merchandising, inventory, and more

- Strategize with site merchandising team on collection and landing pages for assigned categories, ensuring maximum product views and conversion


- Bachelor’s degree, required

- 4-7 years of experience in merchandising, planning, category management, allocation, or similar with at least one year in a leadership position

- Category forecasting experience, required

- Experience with shopify e-commerce platform a big plus

- Experience with fashion, e-commerce, and/or omnichannel a big plus

- Detail-oriented Excel guru with strong data analysis skills

- Strong communication skills – this person will lead the Planning team on top of collaborating closely with other departments (Buying, Re-Order, Merchandising, etc.)

- Positive attitude and desire to be part of a fast-growing company



Published : May 6, 2022

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