BROWN GROUP RETAIL INC Specialist Merchandise Planner 5 in Saint Louis, Missouri

We seek someone who is innovative and collaborative with a passion for maximizing sales through effective planning to join our Famous Footwear retail merchandising team.We are Company , a global footwear company with brands that fit people s lives. We are ferocious about fit and living our mission of inspiring people to feel good, feet first.We seek people who: Drive sales and margin growth for as well as identifying and testing relevant opportunities for Famous Footwear brick and mortar business. Affirm weekly review and price adjustments made to achieve sell through and margin dollar goals Maximize drop ship sales and optimizes drop ship profitability Develop, implement, and continuously improve processes and programs for pre-season and in-season financial plans and forecasts Analyze item sales weekly to determine pricing recommendations to review with buyer Manage owned inventory protection quantities on all product to be active on Collaborate with other Business Planning Managers to set and drive strategic directions that are cohesive across divisions, based on historical analysis and changes in trend Identify opportunities to optimize the digital shopping experienceWe seek people with these qualifications: Bachelor s degree or equivalent experience 2-5 years retail planning experience preferred 1-3 years ecommerce planning experience Excellent collaboration, partnering and communication skills Strong organizational and prioritization skills with ability to meet competing demands Exceptional problem-solving and analytical abilities Advanced Microsoft Excel skillsBut most of all, we seek believers. People who share our values and our ferocity for fit.People passionate about their work. People who hold themselves and others accountable. People who think a $2.6 billion company should be as creative as a start-up. People driven by an insatiable curiosity. People who care about being the best, among the best.People who believe remarkable things are possible and will not stop striving for them.Become a believer.EOE/M/F/Vet/DisabilityEmployer's Job# 7799085Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.