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Antwerp

Industry

Apparel & Fashion

Foundation Date

1904

Wrangler

Antwerp

Story

Wrangler® is enduring American freedom; it's in the spirit of people who work hard, have fun and recognize courageous individuality. As a company, we believe in solid commitments and perseverance in the face of obstacles and challenges. Most of all, we respect ourselves, each other, our western heritage and the environment in which we live.

It's the same as ever, even before the first pair of Wrangler® jeans were made in 1947. 

Why Join Wrangler

Vision

There are jeans brands.

And then there’s Wrangler.

Worn by cowboys, rebels, rock stars. Worn by you.

We’re 70 years young and counting.

Dependable. Different. Breaking conventions, and looking great doing it.

A truly iconic American brand.

And behind every shirt,

every w-embroidered denim covered butt,

our iconic story continues to unfold.

Now over to you.

Benefits

A Vibrant & Multicultural Environment
A Vibrant & Multicultural Environment
Amazing Canteen & free Coffee Areas
Amazing Canteen & free Coffee Areas
Be manager of your Time
Be manager of your Time
In Loco Gym
In Loco Gym
Product Discount (a big one!)
Product Discount (a big one!)
Relocation Support
Relocation Support

Meet the Team

Job Opportunities



Merchandiser

Vacancy opened 05-12-2018
Location: Bornem

Job purpose :
We are looking for a Merchandiser Wrangler based in Bornem, Belgium to contribute to the overall business strategy and brand vision by creating a commercial, consumer and market focused innovative product offer.

Your role

  • Support the Merchandising Manager in preparing the seasonal product briefings to the Design and Development teams. 
  • Give support in the process of building the seasonal apparel collection. 
  • Build consumer right assortments for multiple distribution channels. 
  • Active participation in key milestone meetings, forecasting process, line-editing and sample ordering. 
  • Own financial KPI’s volume, revenue, and margin for dedicated product categories. 
  • Own brand seasonal forecast for dedicated product categories. 
  • Own the data entry process of the product lines in the systems. 
  • Communicate internally to cross functional teams the product line updates. 
  • Line presentation to the Sales Team and external clients. 
  • Continuous monitoring of the business performance; sell-in & sell-out. 
  • Analysis of past sales figures to anticipate future product needs. 
  • Conduct consumer market research to identify market trends appropriate to the brand, consumer behaviour and new product opportunities. 
  • Your profile

  • At least 3 years apparel industry and comprehensive experience 
  • Great knowledge of apparel market and market trends, flair for fashion 
  • An analytic mind-set 
  • Self-motivated, Team player and result oriented 
  • Willing to travel 
  • Splendid time management skills, clear understanding of product development process 
  • Strong presentation and communication skills (written and verbal) 
  • Language skills: fluent English, verbal and written. Any other European language is an advantage 
  • Excited by the prospect of joining us? Send us your application: we offer relocation assistance & support 

    From March/April 2019, our offices will move to Antwerp to a new state-of-the-art building, close to Berchem station


    Vacancy opened 05-12-2018
    Location: Bornem

    Job purpose :
    As an Inventory & Production Planner Wrangler you will be responsible to monitor and align the incoming demand with the available vendor production capacity and constraints. This in order to provide an excellent service towards our internal and external customers, by focusing on timely and complete deliveries and by minimizing the risk of creating leftover inventory.

    Job content and responsibilities:

  • Pre-season setup : Define production and availability parameters based on the targets/input given by the planning managers. 
  • Line cleaning/Line reviews : Prepare and discuss collection overviews with the Merchandising/Sales Operations and Sourcing team and organize communication and follow-up afterwards. 
  • Vendor management : Agree on general capacity and constraints with the vendors, considering their input and output capacity. Follow up deliveries, both towards timing and order completion. Agree and verify with vendors on fabric & trim liabilities. 
  • Weekly production planning : Setup and review production planning by fabric, driven by pre-defined parameters. Review with the Product Development and Merchandising team the ongoing collaborations and flash collections. 
  • Production order management : Give vendors the go-ahead to order fabrics. Size, re-size, split or hold production orders in order to achieve the inventory and service targets. 
  • Inventory management : Evaluate and communicate if products need to be dropped from the collection, are ‘sold out’ or if the availability needs to be moved to a later date. Update a weekly ‘on hold’ report and initiate action to remediate production or delivery issues. Maintain the setup of carry-over items and the classification of products (lifecycle management). 
  • Communication & feedback : Create availability reports towards internal contacts such as the sales team, customer service, logistics, warehouse and the brand merchandising team. 
  • Inventory projections : Prepare and review inventory projections in line with the target days of inventory for the different sales channels. 
  • Distressed sales actions : Prepare distressed offers for specific customers in agreement with the sales team. 
  • Ad hoc reporting : Prepare efficiency files, PO difference reports, etc.. 
  • Your background and skills needed to succeed:

  • University Degree (Applied Economics, Economics, Commercial Engineer) 
  • Excellent planning, analytical and organizational skills are a must 
  • Good and professional communication skills 
  • Flexibility and ability to deal with deadlines 
  • Good knowledge of MS Office (esp. Excel) 
  • Fluent in English, any other language is a plus (Dutch preferable). 
  • Your career:

  • Develop a strong expertise on planning and more in general on Operations 
  • Get full international exposure and operate in a diverse team 
  • Drive your career across different countries, working in the EMEA HQ 
  • Enjoy a trustful, easy-going, buzzing working environment 
  • We offer:

  • Flexible working-hours 
  • Relocation package 
  • Home-working 
  • 50% discount on our products 
  • Health & pension insurance 
  • Fitness area 
  • From March/April 2019, our offices will move to Antwerp to a new state-of-the-art building, close to Berchem station.