The average pay for a Merchandise Planner is AED 98,788 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

AED 58,175 - AED 306,386
AED 58K
AED 99K
AED 310K
MEDIAN: AED 99,465
10%
50%
90%
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Salary AED 58,175 - AED 306,386
Bonus AED 2,400 - AED 24,677
Profit Sharing AED 3,500
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AED 58,175 - AED 306,386
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

Job Description for Merchandise Planner

Merchandise planners are in charge of developing effective merchandise strategies for their company. They are responsible for creating sound financial plans that reduce company spending, and increase overall profit. They review forecasts, use past performance to make projections, make recommendations for promotional markdowns, and manage inventory to maximize profitability. Additionally, merchandise planners research market trends to increase create more attractive offerings.

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Merchandise Planner Tasks

  • Decide what merchandise to buy based on past sales and market trend forecasts.
  • Suggest strategies for promotion and pricing based on current sales trends.
  • Track the level of inventory compared to the number of sales, working to quickly turn around products.
  • Generate short and long term merchandising plan to meet company financial objectives.

Merchandise Planner Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 103,940

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Merchandise Planner

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
9%

Experience Affects Merchandise Planner Salaries

▲26%

National Average
AED 104,000

▼9%

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 12%