Full-Time

Senior Planner

Posted on 5/24/2024

Hot Topic

Hot Topic

10,001+ employees

Retailer of pop culture-inspired fashion merchandise

Consumer Goods

Senior

City of Industry, CA, USA

Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Requirements
  • 4-6 years of retail allocation and merchandise planning experience
  • 1-2 years of previous managerial experience
  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Strong communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Manages a team of planners/associate planners
  • Develops preseason unit/dollar level plans for sales, inventory, markdowns and margin
  • Manages assortment planning process
  • Initiates analysis of business trends
  • Manages the in-season reforecast process
  • Manages the Open to Buy with the Buyer
  • Partners with buyer to develop sourcing strategy

Hot Topic offers a diverse range of officially licensed pop culture merchandise, including fashion apparel, collectibles, and accessories, featuring merchandise from various bands and characters. The product line showcases a unique blend of fashion and fandom, catering to a wide audience of enthusiasts.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

City of Industry, California

Founded

1989

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

10%