Full-Time

Senior Merchandise Planner

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Short Story

Short Story

51-200 employees

Personalized styling service for petite women

Consumer Goods

Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Marketing
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • BA or BS preferred
  • 6+ consecutive years of prior retail planning and e-commerce experience at a high growth retail organization
  • Effective problem solver with a hands-on mentality
  • Excellent quantitative and data analysis skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong writing, communication, and presentation skills
  • Meticulous organizational skills with strong follow-through abilities
  • Managerial experience preferred
  • Experience in subscription business desired
Responsibilities
  • Developing Planning strategies and executing against merchandise plans
  • Forecasting sales and inventory needs based on historical data, market trends, and marketing activities
  • Planning and executing inventory strategies to optimize product availability and achieve sales and margin goals
  • Monitoring inventory levels, keep rates, and stock performance to identify and address potential issues or opportunities
  • Identifying risks and opportunities, formulating actionable recommendations
  • Maintaining the planning system with accurate parameters
  • Developing and implementing strategic merchandise planning and forecasting models
  • Analyzing pricing strategies, market competition, and customer preferences

Short Story specializes in providing a tailored styling service specifically for petite women. By utilizing personalized styling algorithms and integrating community-building features, this company not only enhances the shopping experience but also cultivates a supportive environment for its clientele. This targeted approach in a niche market combined with a focus on technology and community engagement makes it an exciting workplace for those passionate about fashion technology and customer satisfaction.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$4.4M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

22%

1 year growth

30%

2 year growth

140%

Benefits

Medical, dental and vision benefits

Unlimited vacation

Competitive startup compensation

Opportunity to work with a dedicated and experienced founding team

Company meals & events

Professional development resources

Opportunity to progress rapidly through your career