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Trainee Planner Vacancy

Reference: 4276 DB
Job Type: Full-time
Job Status: Sourcing
Location: Philippi
Duration: Permanent
Employment Equity: No

Consultant: Dorei Barnes

Job Description:

  • We are looking for a newly qualified energetic team player who is ready to kick start their career in the fast moving and hugely stimulating environment of technical outdoor apparel.
  • Planning stock needs to achieve the company’s turnover targets
  • Negotiate sourcing costs to within margin objectives to ensure profitability targets are achieved
  • Calculate stock and sales budgets and projections
  • Manage stock holding within acceptable parameters
  • Manage stock aging within acceptable parameters
  • Planning local production needs based on stock and sales requirements
  • Ensuring on time delivery of local and imported orders through maintenance and implementation of suitable tracking reports
  • Taking corrective measures based on market changes and advising the business accordingly
  • Analysing historical trends and future needs
  • Implement analytical measures and tracking in various processes of the business.


  • Degree in either B.Com or Business Science
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Able to work under pressure and deadline driven
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Computer literacy is essential and experience in any ERP Planning software will be advantageous.

How to Apply:

  • Forward your comprehensive CV to Exceed Human Resource Consultants on
  • If you are already registered – please forward your CV with the relevant reference number to the consultant you are at present registered with in order to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the exclusive right to conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants, who have received no feedback within 30 days of the closing date, must please accept their application as unsuccessful


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