Assistant Merchandise Planner - Warmond

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Active since 11-12-2018 Job category Logistics: Procurement & Supply...
Location Warmond Level Entry level/Graduate
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Fixed term contract with option...
Hours 40 - 0 Salary -

Assistant Merchandise Planner
We’re looking for an Assistant Merchandiser that lives and breathes the surf and snow lifestyle ready for the challenge of working with the world’s first surf company.

The role:
As Assistant Merchandise Planner you will work in the field of Merchandise Planning and Allocation for the European O’Neill Outlets. You will report into the responsible Merchandise Planner and work closely with other disciplines like Retail Buying, Store Management, Visual Merchandising, Marketing and Finance. Clear communication and working in a structured way should be your second nature. If you like numbers and fashion and a dynamic market we might be looking for you!

What we need/core competences:

  • Planning and organization
  • Initiative, ownership
  • Analytical/ problem analysis skills
  • Learning ability
  • Persuasiveness
  • Results oriented team worker



  • 0-2 years’ experience in a merchandising and/or planning environment
  • Communication skills oral and written in English
  • BA degree in Business Administration, Economics, Textiles or equivalent.

What you can do:

  • Pre-season development of channel budgets in cooperation with Finance and Retail Management.
  • Pre-season build seasonal Assortment Plans with the Buyer covering intake flow, quantities per option and distribution / allocation plans per store grade.
  • Pre-Season maintain orderbooks and enter orders in ERP.
  • Pre-Season implementation of initial allocation plans for retail stores.
  • In-season provide weekly reporting to team members and management.
  • In-season monitoring of budgets together with buyers and adjust plans and forecasts.
  • In-season monitoring of stock levels and intake and drive the process of OTB management.
  • In-season ensure proper replenishment to stores.
  • In-season lead and execute seasonal clearance / sale strategies per channel / country.
  • Ongoing contribution to improve working processes and tools within the team and the company.

Who we are:
O’Neill has been in the water since 1952. Jack O’Neill pioneered our lifestyle and we live it each and every day. The original Californian surf, snow and lifestyle brand is a global player. As for us, O’Neill Europe is responsible for the European collection. Through design, sourcing in the Far East and sales/marketing throughout Europe, partly through wholly owned subsidiaries and partly through distributors. The company is headquartered in Warmond, the Netherlands.

You’ll be in a challenging position in a dynamic and youthful environment where new ideas and creativity thrive. There’s also room for future growth.

Please send in your CV/resume and cover letter by using the APPLY button.

Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.

More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Logistics: Procurement & Supply chain
Industry / Industries Retail / Wholesale
Region Zuid-Holland
Keywords Merchandiser, Allocation, Planning, retail, Analytic, O'Neill, Vacature, Vacancy

Contact information

Name Jose Merx