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INVENTORY PLANNING ANALYST

Atlanta, GA 30308
JobTitle: INVENTORY PLANNING ANALYST
Job ID: 346216_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Logistics/Supply Chain/Import
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE

The Inventory Analyst works within Supply Chain/Merchandising, and is responsible for partnering with merchants to develop and implement inventory strategies that maximize sales and inventory productivity for a merchandising category. To maximize sales and inventory productivity, it is critical that the Analyst maintain the appropriate in-stock positions and manage inventory in the most effective manner across both stores and SKUs. This Analyst will work closely with merchants, vendors, stores, transportation, distribution, and sourcing to accomplish team goals. The Inventory Analyst is responsible for creating accurate SKU forecasts, developing the inventory and replenishment strategy, managing parameters for each category to execute the replenishment strategy, achieving target in-stock levels and planned inventory turns, and developing recommendations to improve inventory productivity. The Inventory Analyst also works with our stores and field leadership to execute their category strategies. A typical Analyst: - Manages 15 vendors - Manages $120m of inventory. - Supports $500m of annual sales.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES -

50% In partnership with the Merchant, create strategies and tactics that deliver financial objectives: o Sales , Margin, Turns o Product transitions, flow and exit strategies o Seasonal category and SKU strategies to both enter and exit season o Pricing and promotional activity

10% Achieve in-stock and turn targets 10% Coordinate needs across supply chain partners

10% Manage category to open-to-buy targets 10% Provide analysis to improve category performance

10% Build and maintain relationships with merchants, suppliers, stores, and supply chain partners

NATURE AND SCOPE -

Reports to Manager, Inventory Planning No direct responsibility for supervising others.

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Posted: 2019-12-20 Expires: 2020-02-16

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