Volcom was founded in 1991 on the belief that there is a higher level of consciousness to be found within one’s self through the internal and external journeys that board-sports, music, art and film provide. The company prides itself on making quality apparel, outerwear, footwear and accessories that not only exemplify the lifestyle, but also enhance the ability to live it. By being the first to combine surfing, skating and snowboarding under one brand from inception a new future was forged and a generation of liberation was born.
For over two decades Volcom has been TRUE TO THIS… the quest for Spiritual Intoxication. Our dynamic company culture attracts the most creative, passionate individuals. We work hard and play hard in a fun casual work environment. We urge you to come join the ride!
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
We are looking for a Global Merchandise Planner to manage our global go-to-market calendar, build and manage roadmap files across all divisions, as well as analyze booking data to make recommendation for better business decisions.
Manage Global go-to-market calendar
Generate historical seasonal reports by division, label, category, style, and sku level
Build pre-season roadmap files using history to strategize style/sku counts and profitability that align with financial targets
Coordinate with regional sales and finance teams to align product planning, margin targets, and revenue plans from roadmap through line close
Consolidate global bookings and review seasonal buying strategy to recap wins and opportunities
Recap product flow, seasonal order buy dates, and bookings to recommend optimal alignment between product offering and need
Analyze historical sell in and sell out numbers to make the best decisions for future assortment needs.
Create and maintain seasonal demand forecast models based on statistical forecasts
Work closely with cross-functional teams including Merchandise, Sales, Development, Production and Brand
Other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
Bachelor’s degree preferred
2+ years of related professional experience in merchandise, demand planning, forecasting
Strong analytical and communication skills
Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
Extensive spreadsheet analysis and strong mathematical abilities required
Excellent Excel skills a must (SUM-IF’s, VLOOKUPs, pivot tables, IF-formulas, etc.)
Full Circle experience a plus
Knowledge of key inventory performance metrics, turns, margins, etc. required
Regular attendance and punctuality are essential functions for this position
This position is temporarily hybrid due to COVID19 but will have required hours in our HQ in Costa Mesa, CA
Collaborative culture with amazing family vibe
Discounts on Volcom Merch
Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits (majority employer paid)
Surf and Snow Team Building Days
Summer Half Day Fridays
Paid Time Off
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
If you are unable to complete this application due to a disability, please contact Volcom Customer Service to ask for an accommodation or an alternative application process: [email protected].