Aadil Desai

Aadil Desai

MDP Planner in Edcon
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Current:

    Edcon

  • Education:

    BCom Hons (Business Finance)

Job Experience

MDP Planner

Edcon

February 2014 to Actually working here

- Forward planning and forecasting.
- Formulating and controlling of OTB. - Replenishment of core products.
- Placement of orders and allocation of stock to stores.
- Optimizing stock levels and maintaining service levels on core replenishment product at 95%.
- Data analysis of product & store performance and formulating action plans to correct out-of-line situations.
- Understand the overarching business process from manufacturing to retailing.
- Work closely with the buying team on projects (e.g. Expo store planning).
Undertake category analysis to S.K.U level.
- Data analysis of product & store performance and formulating action plans to correct out-of-line situations.
Analyse the business to determine trends, react and forward planning.
- Conduct monthly performance analyses against the business K.P.I's.
- Conduct weekly performance analyses for a category.
- Compile category budgets.
- Product forecasting by S.K.U for suppliers.
- Managing stock flow to maintain most effective stock turn.
- Formulating action plan for aged, discontinued and slow moving stock.
- Weekly store by style analyses to ensure optimal stock levels are achieved in our top stores.
- Actively develop and maintain supplier relationships.
- Attend supplier meetings when necessary to assist with the range build.
- Compile and present the Line Review pack at category level.
- Build the range and present at a category level.

Education

BCom Hons (Business Finance)

University of Kwa-Zulu Natal

Currently studying

BCom (Econoomics, Finance)

University of California, Berkeley

Currently studying

Languages

IT skills

Other Skills

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Availability to travel and work outside the city

No

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