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Merchandise Planning Manager

Merchandise Planning Manager

Requisition ID 
Supply Chain

Company Overview

At Dollar General, our customer is at the center of everything we do! We are a fast-moving Fortune 200 publicly-traded company with more than 14,000 stores and 14 distribution centers in 44 states, growing by hundreds of stores each year. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation and teamwork. At Dollar General, you can see a clear and fast path to career growth and success. We are committed to attracting talented and motivated people who can advance our mission of "Serving Others." Let's Grow Together!

Job Details

Manage all Fiscal Sales, Receipt, Margin and Inventory planning, analysis and reporting for assigned divisions using the ARTHUR Enterprise Suite at the class and the channel group level in order to maximize Shareholder equity.  



  1. Manage all Fiscal Sales, Receipt, Margin and Inventory planning for assigned divisions
  2. Manage Open to Buy reporting and analysis for assigned divisions
  3. Manage all in season plan revisions for assigned divisions
  4. Perform all ad hoc reporting and analysis for sales, margin, receipt and inventory opportunities and risks, including all end of month reporting for assigned divisions
  5. Perform all sku analysis and recommendations for purchase quantities while maintaining sales, inventory, margin and turnover objectives.
  6. Conduct regular meetings with assigned divisions in order to communicate any opportunities or risks
  7. Educate and train the divisions assigned to on the ARTHUR Enterprise Suite and the benefits that can be obtained from the use of the software.



Retail Planning experience, preferably with the ARTHUR Enterprise Suite, strong Excel or spreadsheet skills, strong analytical skills, organizational skills, good communication skills (both verbal and written), flexible, team player, customer driven.


Experience and/or Education

College degree preferred (preferably in Retail or Business)

Retail experience with Planning or Analytical experience preferred

JDA ARTHUR experience




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