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Merchandise Planner Roles – General Merch & Apparel

  • Toorak, Melbourne, Australia
  • Retail & Consumer Productsâ €
  • Multiple Roles (Junior to Senior Level)
  • Brands in Fashion and General Merchandise
  • Well established Australian Owned Brands

About the Roles

We currently are recruiting for planner roles with major retailers, working across general merchandise and fashion.

Reporting to the Planning Manager of these businsses you will be responsible for managing a large OTB, across categories with large SKU Counts.

Some of these roles would suit a Junior Planner with experience in managing a sizeable OTB who is looking for their next career step.


  • Will include but are not limited to:
  • Ensuring the department meets all key planning cycle milestones and quality targets
  • Undertake ad hoc reporting and analysis to identify and address risks and opportunities
  • Build the seasonal budgets in conjunction with the buying team
  • Develop line colour plans and projections for key lines
  • Build, implement and manage assortment plans to achieve department financial KPIs
  • Maintain the accuracy and integrity of the financial projection within the department, recommending appropriate actions as required
  • Control the department stock levels and stock turn
  • Format and produce ad hoc reports as required by the Planning team
  • Undertake key in-season and post-season analysis

About You

We are seeking candidates with experience of up to 2 years in full planner roles and who have managed their own OTB.

We encourage Junior Planners who have managed a sizeable OTB for at least one season, to apply for these roles as some would be suitable for you.

Experience in any category across general merchandise and apparel is welcomed.

At Quest Personnel, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities for all and embracing diversity in the workplace. We actively encourage jobseekers from any background to apply for our positions.

Please send a resume using the Apply For This Job button above and if you have questions once this is done, please call Oliver on 0428 421 995.

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