Merchandise Planner - Product Support

  • Harvey Norman
  • 72 Cavendish Drive, Manukau City Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 15 Sep, 2023
Full time Retail

Job Description

Discover why Harvey Norman is one of New Zealand’s leading retailers by joining our Bedding Product team as a Merchandise Planner, based at our Head Office in Manukau. This is a newly created role, with an opportunity to learn the functions of the buying team, and make it your own. This is a full-time Monday to Friday role which allows for work-life balance.

In this role, you will:

  • Plan and manage inventory levels and ordering for the Bed Linen category
  • Analyse category performance
  • Manage pricing of the Bed Linen category, including promotional campaigns
  • Oversee the Critical Path of product life cycle

To be successful in this position, you will bring:

  • Experience in category management or merchandise planning in a similar field essential
  • Intermediate knowledge in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • The ability to analyse and guide sound pricing, inventory, and advertising decisions, based on data
  • Have a strong attention to detail
  • Fast and accurate data entry skills
  • An understanding and strong interest in design, furniture, colour, bedroom, bed linen, and décor

About the benefits

Our staff make our brand amazing and over the last 25 years have built our business into one of NZ’s leading retailers. Working with us means you get access to some exclusive staff perks, including:

  • Discounted; gym membership, eye care, dental care and banking products
  • Exclusive staff discounts on our products
  • Access to Employee Assistant Programme Services (Raise)
  • Long service recognition at each of your 5-year milestones

At Harvey Norman it’s never just a job, it’s a career. If you’re the kind of person who’s dedicated, people-oriented, loves tackling new challenges and has an interest in retail, you’re perfect for us. You’ll be encouraged to show your entrepreneurial side and, if the opportunity arises, explore a role you feel best suits your skill set.

We pride ourselves on being a market leader and have a great track record of providing high quality products and outstanding customer service. Here at Harvey Norman we are proud to boast that all our General Managers and retail Store Managers have been promoted from within the business. This is your opportunity to learn from the best and grow to be one of the best!

Don’t miss this opportunity, APPLY NOW!