Safari Shop Retail Planning Coordinator – Gauteng

Award-winning Safari Tour Operator is looking for a SAFARI SHOP RETAIL PLANNING COORDINATOR

Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng

Candidate requirements:

  • Grade 12 is essential
  • Qualification in Retail/Business Administration or Supply Management
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in planning / stock management for the retail industry
  • Experience in the luxury fashion industry (advantage)
  • Must be fully computer literate in MS office, ACCPAC and PANSTRAT (advantage)
  • Must have previous experience of financial retail management and administration
  • Proven competency in administration, budgeting and planning
  • Must have strong commercial and financial acumen (budgeting, forecasting etc.)
  • Must have thorough understanding of retail cycles and buying, sourcing and planning processes
  • Must have excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Must have impeccable attention to detail
  • Must be very self-motivated and have the ability to motivate others
  • Must have an excellent and advanced command of the English language
  • Be proactive, problem-solving and quick at making sound decisions
  • Must be positive and have excellent guest relation skills
  • Driver’s license is a must
Job responsibilities:
  • Delivering extraordinary guests experiences by planning and managing the stock orders
  • Working hand-in-hand with Shop Planners
  • Forecasting sales and inventory requirements
  • Open-to-buy budgeting
  • Placing and coordinating orders & deliveries
  • Managing all admin-related queries with suppliers
  • Maintaining accurate databases
  • Fulfil all direct guest and staff shopping queries
Live-out position.