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Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey in the world of fashion and E-commerce

Namshi, the Middle East's largest online fashion shopping hub for women, men, and kids - is looking for a talented Senior Merchandiser/Planner to join our dynamic Sports team.

We're on a mission to deliver the wardrobe for the region's change. To ignite a new generation of personal expression through style. We are dynamic, bold, fun and rebellious, just like the change wave of our new generation. Everyone has style, and we're promoting individualism.

If you're passionate, innovative, and eager to be a part of a company whose mission is to be the region's favorite closet, then Namshi is the place for you.

Reporting to: Head of Sports for Namshi

What you'll do:

  • Managing and preparing the divisional budgets and forecasts
  • Ensuring all financial KPI's are being met or exceeded
  • Managing product life cycles and ensuring appropriate ranging decisions are made
  • Influence, manage and develop the assortment strategy alongside Buying counterpart
  • Ensure the assortment and ranging policies are aligned to the wider business strategy
  • Re-Planning and forecasting of the relevant variables including OTB, sales, margin, profit, stock turn and margin mix highlighting opportunities, threats and required action
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with cross-functional team members
  • Monitor the buying critical path to ensure timely decision making
  • Ensure best in class data driven approach to reporting, analytics, planning and in season management
  • Lead, motivate & grow a team of Merchandisers
  • Recap and analyze actual sales results vs plan and forecast in-season sales and inventory on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis
  • Prepare innovative ad-hoc financial analysis for management as needed

What you'll need:

  • Bachelor degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics or comparable field experience
  • 5+ years of Merchandising experience in the fashion e-commerce space
  • Experience in leading a small data driven team, with a successful track record
  • Strong influencing, negotiation and communication skills
  • Excellent financial and analytical skills
  • General retail skills and business acumen
  • Flexible and adaptive to changing priorities; ability to organize and prioritize workload to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently on simultaneous projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work under pressure in an environment of constant change and shifting priorities.
  • Solid understanding of financial measurements including sales, gross margin, inventory turn, ST%, weeks of supply and how to impact them
  • Must have excellent time-management and organizational skills

Who will excel

The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a fast-paced, multi-tasked, high-pressure environment with a strong passion for delivering results. A candidate who has a successful history of working in teams solving challenging topics and is willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done. At Namshi/noon, we have the courage to pursue what seems impossible. We work hard to get things done. We go to great lengths to ensure that the experience is stellar but above all, we are grateful for the opportunities we have. If you feel the above values resonate with you you will enjoy this incredible journey with us!

***Due to the high volume of applicants, please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps in the selection process. Our team will carefully review all applications and reach out to those individuals whose qualifications best match our requirements.***

Last Updated: 04-06-2024 11:02:21 AM
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