Kuwait Head Office
eCommerce eCommerce is an exciting new support function within Alshaya as the business launches transactional websites for a number of the 75+ brands and 15+ countries within the Alshaya portfolio.
The function is rapidly building Alshaya's multi-channel capability to deliver customers' choice and convenience when shopping in a number of rapidly growing online emerging markets.
The function is split in to 4 key areas - Trading & Merchandising, Operations & Program Management, Design & Content and Digital Marketing.
The Manager Online Merchandise planner will have responsibility for managing daily inventory in stock and allocation reports.
Reporting to the Senior role and collaborating with Retail planners, he will maintain all inventory management and planning tools in order to plan, track, measure and maintain stock availability and performance in accordance to our BP objectives.
The role will be dedicated to a brand. Our first role is dedicated to H&M as we are moving to a model where online has a separate and dedicate inventory allocation flow.
The perfect candidate needs a planning and buying background.
Benefits : The planner has direct impact on inventory availability and sales. He is executing all tasks related to planning, measuring, managing inventory in order to optimize sales.
He is aligning online stock with corporate targets and coordinate with Brand. He is delivering all reporting tools and managing accuracy of forecast.
He is tasked with reducing markdown spent by improving inventory turns. He has direct impact on profitability.
Reporting Structure : Head of Trading >
Head of Trading >
Senior Manager Online Merchandise Planner >
Manager Online Merchandise Planner
Role and Activities
About Us : M.H. Alshaya Co. is a leading international franchise operator for nearly 90 of the world's most recognised retail brands including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.
F. Chang's, The Cheesecake Factory, Victoria's Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn and KidZania. The company operates over 3,900 stores across diverse customer sectors : Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings and Leisure & Entertainment.
Alshaya's stores can be found in markets across the Middle East and North Africa, Russia, Turkey and Europe and the company employs more than 53,000 people from over 120 nationalities.
The company has established itself as the industry leader across these territories through a combination of local market understanding and a comprehensive commitment to customer service.
Growth in each of its operating divisions and brands is supported by continuous investment in talent and infrastructure.
It applies best practices in retail operations, merchandising, marketing, information technology, logistics, real estate, human resources and financial controls.
M.H. Alshaya Co. is the retail business of the Alshaya Group, which was founded in Kuwait in 1890 and today represents one of the most dynamic companies in the Middle East.
In addition to its retail operations, the Alshaya Group is active in a number of other sectors including real estate, automotive, hotels, trading and investments.