Merchandise Dispatcher – Outdoor Footwear | Maternity blanket

Remuneration: market related
Location: The cap
Job level: Junior/Medium
Type: Contract
Reference: #CUMG-6117
Company: Cape Union Mart

job description

A new opportunity has become available in our Away team for a confident, energetic and resilient person Merchandise Distributor, who possesses the strong analytical, logical reasoning and numeracy skills necessary to oversee allocations for Shoe in accordance with the standards of the Cape Union Mart group.

Our ideal candidate will have the ability to align with the company vision, be self-motivated and actively involved in overseeing the end-to-end process within the applicable area of ​​responsibility. Additionally, the successful candidate must have the high energy levels required for this fast-paced, exciting and dynamic retail environment.

Duties and Responsibilities

    • Work with planners and buyers to fully implement merchandise strategy

    • Implement the allocation strategy based on turnover and store profile

    • Ensure allocations are made efficiently based on trade and store performance

    • Analytical support and feedback to influence planning and buying teams

    • Analysis related to the store and the merchandise (style and size)

    • Reports and recommendations regarding store performance – this role plays a crucial link between the stores and the merchandise team

    • Liaise with suppliers, stores and distribution center regarding queries

    • Monitor delivery of stock and take appropriate action
    • Effective communication with stores and the field

    • Monitor product performance to take appropriate action

    • Regular store visits, if applicable

Experience & Qualifications

    • Matric/Grade 12 is essential

    • A qualification in a related field will be beneficial

    • Preference will be given to candidates with 2-3 years of experience as a retail/merchandise/product/store dispatcher in a retail environment

    • MS Office skills and/or other planning tools (Excel at an advanced level)

    • Experience with PLM and Oracle will be advantageous

Required Skills

    • Team player and passionate

    • Accurate and attention to detail

    • Able to manage time effectively

    • Able to plan, problem solve and forecast

    • Resilient and tenacious in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment

    • A high degree of numeracy and a detailed and strategic approach to work

    • The ability to communicate effectively at all levels

    • Ability to show initiative and be resourceful

    • Sound decision-making ability

Published on April 25 08:52, Closing date May 24


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