The LSI franchise business, with 25 countries outside of North America, is looking for a country planner to help progress our growth strategy. The country planner for La Senza International will manage the end-to-end planning process for a region / group of countries from seasonal sales planning through assortment planning through end of season mark out of stock. The role will provide crucial in-depth sales analysis, insights and recommendations to drive sales and profitability for La Senza International and Partners. The business is looking for positive, motivated, team first professionals to continue our rapid growth.
Planner must possess the ability to:
-Plan and manage Sales, Inventory and Receipts in an OTB process
-Manage collaborative sales planning with multiple global license partners
-Provide insights and recommendations to drive sales and profitability and manage in-season inventory to target levels
-Align global assortment to local markets and balance standardization and local optimization
-Plan basic and fashion assortment plans in fast fashion lingerie business with high customer loyalty
-Identify key trends in partner sales and inventory levels: ex panty to bra ratio, top to bottom ratio, basic to fashion color ratio
-Participate in cross functional internal and partner meetings to discuss sales and inventory performance
-Generate, analyze and create action plans for 5-6 countries weekly
-Work cross functionally with domestic planning team, retail merchants, regional field team, global franchise partners, and logistics
-Flex outside of planning to lead projects, assist cross functional partners and support new initiatives
-Three to Five years retail analysis experience
-Positive, driven team player with can do attitude
-Comfortable in high growth environment with some ambiguity
-Prior planning experience
-International / franchise planning experience a plus
-Ability to prioritize daily tasks
-Strong verbal, communication and cultural sensitivity skills
-Advanced proficiency in tools such as Excel, Access & PowerPoint
La Senza, a member of the Limited Brands family, tells a flirty, fashionable brand story through its global boutique lingerie shops, which offer fashion lingerie at accessible prices for the young, sassy lingerista. La Senza offers women a unique shopping experience featuring everything from bras and panties, sleepwear, loungewear and accessories.
THE FUN & FLIRTY LINGERISTA DESTINATION.
Where fashion meets lingerie, La Senza is the destination for the hottest trends in bras,...