Joules

Wholesale Planner (based in New York)

Department

International

Location

New York

Salary

Competitive

Closing Date:

22/12/2017

About the role

Established in Britain by Tom Joule nearly three decades ago, Joules is a true premium lifestyle brand with an authentic heritage. As a multi-channel brand with a global appeal, we carefully design clothing, footwear and accessories for women, men, children and babies – whilst our homeware, toiletries, eyewear and other new collections are constantly expanding.

Due to our growing success in the US - mainly through wholesale channel partnerships with retailers such as Dillards and Nordstrom (alongside nearly 600 independents) we are looking to recruit a Wholesale Planner to join our US team in New York.  

Purpose of the role:-

The Wholesale Planner will be responsible for the management of the US FTS stock package and  monitoring core historic styles via line cards, suggesting when style is reaching end of life in market and working on suitable off price clearance routes or repatriation in order to maximise margin.

Responsibilities will include:-

  • Working with Sales to provide the seasonal option/SKU forecast for the UK Demand Planning teams to book stock and plan production
  • Responsible for US WSSI management and weekly trading pack information
  • Collaborating with the UK based International Demand Planner to provide holistic views of forecasts etc
  • Working with the US Account Executive team to ensure order book is converting as expected
  • Compiling seasonal order book review information and presenting to senior management
  • What we are looking for:-
  • Professional experience in wholesale planning or trading
  • Apparel /retail experience preferred, ideally within a multi/omni channel business
  • Excellent communication skills across all mediums
  • A pro-active approach, suggesting new ways of improving process and the ability influence key stakeholders

What we offer:

  • Healthcare Plan
  • Dental and Vision Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Clothing Allowance and Employer Discount
  • 401k Pension Scheme
  • Commuter Benefit

This is an amazing opportunity to help on us on our journey to become an even bigger success in the USA! Please apply today!