Trainee Location Planner – Miladys

Trainee Location Planner – Miladys

Durban, KWAZULU-NATAL, South Africa|req5447

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Trainee Location Planner – Miladys

The Miladys division is currently recruiting for a high quality candidate who is keen on pursuing a career in Location Planning. The Trainee Location Planner opportunity is aimed at producing a fully trained and equipped Retail Location Planner for our business. The objective of your role is to ensure we invest in the right merchandise at the right price and allocate merchandise to the right store at the right time.

  • If numbers are your second language and you can turn sums into poetry, then planning is the place for you.
  •  Working alongside a merchandise buying and planning team to execute a product strategy for each season

As a Trainee Location Planner, you will follow a structured training and development process. You will be placed within an actual team which will allow you to learn-on-the-job about the business, merchandise process, stock management and location function. Your primary focus will be to ensure sales and movement of stock, to determine initial allocation of stock, review pre-determined stock and adjust if necessary, ascertain quantities and timing of purchases for replenished stock, and avoid “out of stock” situations.

The minimum requirements for this Career opportunity are:
1) A completed Bachelor of Commerce degree / Bachelor of Business Science degree / Diploma: specializing in Accounting, Supply Chain, Economics, Finance, Maths or Stats
2) Have a Passion for FASHION and RETAIL!

About Us:

Mr Price Group is a high growth, omnichannel, fashion-value retailer with 6 trading divisions, namely: mrp ; mrphome; mrpsport; Miladys; sheetstreet and mrpmoney.

We’re movers and shakers.

We pride ourselves on our fast-moving, fast-working and collaborative culture. Our extensive market-leading retail knowledge means that our environment fosters creativity, curiosity, and a need for exploration.

We employ over 16000 incredible people, and retail in over 1000 South African based stores, almost 100 international stores, and through our online channels offering our full product assortments.

Mr Price Group is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity.