A Trainee Planner is needed for Pick n Pay Clothing Division. A BCom, or a similar relevant qualification is a requirement. We are looking for a dynamic, assertive individual who is analytical, methodical, organised and a team player. This person should be a good communicator, self-motivated and initiaive driven. This is a Junior position, and experience is not essential. The candidate will join a Buying team consisting of a Buyer, Planner and an Allocator. He or she will have the responsibility of analysing market & sales trends, stock & profit margin management and report analysis to ensure excellence in merchandise management within his/ her department. If you fit this profile and have an interest in and a flair for fashion, this career opportunity is for you!

The ideal candidate will have the following competencies:


  • work to deadlines
  • identify and understand customers
  • identify new merchandising opportunities
  • interface with other disciplines and functions
  • work in teams
  • work within budget
  • identify merchandising trends and norms
  • manage a merchandising system


  • giving presentations
  • project work


  • computer software
  • consumer buying behaviour
  • consumer needs
  • industry trends
  • merchandise management

How to Apply

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Closing Date 3 February 2014