Retail Planning Data & Reporting Specialist (m/f)

  • Fossil Group, Inc
  • Basel, BS, Switzerland
  • 02/11/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

At Fossil, we dare to dream, disrupt, and deliver in a better way. Our goal is simple - bring innovation, style, and connectivity to an industry ripe for change. Fossil is on a mission to revamp the way fashion accessories are done. We are committed to creating great watches, jewelry, handbags, small leather goods and wearables by investing in technology and long-term value creation. With our diverse portfolio of proprietary and licensed brands, along with department stores, specialty stores, eCommerce websites, and company-owned and operated retail stores, we are building a leading fashion- and tech-forward accessories company. Are you in?

Make An Impact

For our Office in Basel, Switzerland, we need an organized, creative and self-motivated professional. We are currently looking for a

Retail Planning Data & Reporting Specialist (m/f) 100%

The Retail Planning Data & Reporting Specialist will join our newly created VMI (Vendor Management Inventory) Retail planning team, part of our EMEA Commercial Center of Excellence

Your impact:

Data governance

  • Secure point-of-sale data availability for planning (sales history & inventory)
  • Drive standardization & automation of data acquisition process

Reporting and Analytics

  • Provide defined reporting and analytics for the VMI function
  • Use the insights to drive sales through optimised replenishment

Technical Capabilities of planning Tool

  • Enhance VMI planning tool as per business needs
  • coordinate functionality implementations with internal IT and external provider

Who you are:

  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role in retail or wholesale environment
  • Expert in data governance, experienced in managing flow and warehousing of big amounts of data
  • Profound analytical and reporting skills (BI/BW, Tableau or similar)
  • Familiar with EDI concepts
  • Commercially focused technical problem solver
  • Project management mindset for technical implementations
  • Good communicator and team player in a matrix organization
  • Business fluent in speaking English, additional languages German, French are a big plus
  • Computer skills: MS Office suite knowledge, Ms Access a big plus

We are looking for people who embody our core values; Authenticity, we are all in with our unique selves. Everyone is different at fossil and we love it! Grit, we push through, we bounce back, and we set our sights on the prize & go after it. Curiosity, we ask what if? What's next? Sense of humor, we don't take ourselves too seriously. Yeah, seriously. Making an Impact we go big. We perform. We make a difference.

Life is Short, Work Somewhere Awesome!

Job Status

Full Time


Center of Excellence