Regional Planning Manager

Job Title: Regional Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -092019-443415
Contact Name: Lok Chen
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2019 06:52

Job Description

A global lifestyle company is currently looking for an experienced and motivated Regional Planning Manager to join their Hong Kong operation. You will be responsible to manage the pre-season merchandise and financial planning for the APAC regions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for build and maintain pre-season forecasting at SKU level and channel-level on monthly basis
  • Partner with Regional Merchandiser on buying to ensure product assortment, seasonal product strategies, distribution segmentation, etc. Understand market/Channel-specific needs and nuances
  • Support seasonal buying and quarterly buy plans to the door level
  • Partner with Finance & In-season Planning to develop Buying Targets by Channel & Division & Category (Ensure alignment between Buying Plan and Financial Target)
  • Analyze & provide sales report (weekly, monthly and season-to-date sales trends relative to last year and sales target)
  • Provide data driven insights and weekly commentary on product performance at retail level
  • Identify and communicate markdown/promotion opportunities

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Business Management or other related subjects
  • 6+ years above of experience in planning, buying, replenishment, finance or related field (preferably with a background in apparel and/or footwear retail or wholesale sector)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Detail oriented, high accuracy, good numeric sense
  • Must possess excellent collaboration, communication and analytical skills

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to Lok Chen at or call directly on +852 3695 5175 for a confidential discussion.

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.