Understand financial planning and troubleshooting at lululemon
At lululemon, we’re excited to give you a glimpse into the work our Planning team does on the daily. You’ll obtain the skills needed to work on a creative team and begin your career.
lululemon is an innovative performance apparel company for yoga, running, training, and other athletic pursuits. Setting the bar in technical fabrics and functional design, we create transformational products and experiences that support people in moving, growing, connecting, and being well. We owe our success to our innovative product, commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we make in every community we’re in. As a company, we focus on creating positive change to build a healthier, thriving future. In particular, that includes creating an equitable, inclusive and growth-focused environment for our people.
Through this job simulation, you’ll experience the process of building and presenting a high-level financial plan. You’ll learn about troubleshooting underperforming and delayed products.
What’s in it for you?
A program you can complete all on your own time, at your own pace, anywhere.A certificate of completion from lululemon that can be used to show your new planning skills.Gain work experience to put you above your peers in the job search.See if lululemon is the right workplace environment fit for you!
This program is self-paced. It takes approximately 4 hours to complete.
- Create a High-Level Financial Plan to Anticipate Business Needs
Design a financial plan to provide a framework for projected sales and how much product you need to achieve those sales.
- Spotting Trends
- Sales Forecasting
- Managing Inventory Flow
- Observing Stock-to-Sales Efficiency
- Present a High-Level Financial Plan
Present your financial plan to your manager for approval.
- Presentation Skills
- Analysis of a Style
Troubleshoot an underperforming key style of the season.
- Sales Analysis
- Forecast Trending
- Problem Solving
- Store Communication
- Analysis of a Problem
Troubleshoot the delayed delivery of a key style.
- Cross-Functional Collaboration
- Critical Thinking
- Sales and Inventory Forecasting
- Cause and Effect
- Finish Line