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Burlington Merch Planning Analyst in Burlington, New Jersey

LOCATION 2006 Route 130 North Burlington NJ US 08016


If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retailers in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as a Merch Planning Analyst ! Are you a results-driven retail professional with strong financial and analytical capabilities abilities? Do you enjoy analyzing data and uncovering the story being told by numbers and analytics? Are you an expert multitasker who can react and adapt quickly in a fast-paced environment? If so, this may be the right opportunity for you!

The Merch Planning Analyst is an operational position that is responsible for supporting the weekly enterprise forecast. It is a cross functional role that supports many different departments including Planning, MIO, MAT, Finance, and Supply Chain.

The Merch Planning Analyst will work directly with the Divisional Planners in a support capacity on analysis / projects, and Senior Management when necessary for analysis.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and validate all documents for weekly executive meetings

  • Weekly, Monthly, and Quarterly Reporting

  • Partner with Business Units and Team Member

  • Prepare all documents for Wednesday prelim Arthur meeting

  • Prepare Executive documents with corresponding inserts for weekly Arthur meeting

  • Validate all weekly executive documents and inserts for accuracy

  • Make recommendations on how to improve the overall process

  • Create and update weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports – class plans, MD summary, planning timeline

  • Recommend how to improve efficiency and accuracy of reports

  • Recommend which reports are no longer needed/which additional reports could be added based on business needs

  • Support ad hoc requests from Business Units and Team Member

  • Conduct special projects for Senior LeadershipPartner with team members to support any ad hoc requests from business units or Senior Leadership


Superior financial and analytical capabilities

Thorough understanding of the statistical/financial relationships and elements of the retail business

Works efficiently and effectively to meet aggressive deadlines

Skills and Abilities:

Proficient in Microsoft Office

Advanced in Microsoft Excel

Proficient in Oracle MFP or other retail planning software

Strong communication and organizational skills

If you…

…are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;

…take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;

…are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;

…believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;

…want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

You will enjoy a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Posting Number 2021-151288

Location US-NJ-Burlington

Address 2006 Route 130 North

Zip Code 08016

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Posted Date 6/13/2021 8:33 AM

Career Site Category Corporate

Position Category Planning and Allocation

Evergreen Yes

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