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Senior Merchandise Planner in Winnipeg at NYGÅRD

Date Posted: 1/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Nygård International, Canada’s leading fashion company that designs and markets women’s fashion apparel is seeking a qualified/motivated individual to join our Team. If your career goal is to join a leading edge, global company that will provide great opportunities for career advancement, then look no further.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Implement Slims strategies that allow sales, gross margin and inventory plans to be met

  • Develop of merchandise & financial plans for all Slims channels

  • Develop and manage open-to-buy activities by channel, and store

  • Analyze historic performance to identify areas of risk or opportunity

  • Participate in assortment development & review with data & analysis to support decision making

  • Monitor & analyze product through design, planning, buying, production and sales

  • Evaluates store sales results, inventory positions and makes recommendations to fulfill short term gaps

  • Monitor & audit supply chain & inventory systems, recommend improvements

  • Conduct routine & adhoc auditing, analysis and reporting

  • Discuss & appropriately escalate issues that may impact operations

Job Requirements

Key Qualifications:

  • 5+yrs experience in merchandise planning

  • Strong analytical & problem solving skills using logic and evaluation of business indicators to develop solutions

  • Ability to build relationships with business partners and participate cross functional teams

  • Organized, detail-oriented self starter who is able to prioritize and multitask in a fast paced environment

  • Strong written & verbal communication skills

  • Strong computer skills including MS Office applications


Education: Post secondary business administration degree or equivalent education & experience


Nygård International offers a competitive compensation package and provides significant opportunities for growth and career development.  We thank all applicants for their interests but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.