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SENIOR ANALYST INVENTORY PLANNING

Atlanta, GA 30308
JobTitle: SENIOR ANALYST INVENTORY PLANNING
Job ID: 345839_en-us
Salary Range: 0.0- 0.0
Job Category: Logistics/Supply Chain/Import
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE:

The Senior 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 goals.

The  Senior 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 Senior Inventory Analyst also works with our stores and field leadership to execute their category strategies. In addition, this individual participates on strategic process improvement initiatives to improve the overall effectiveness of the tools and processes utilized by the broader Supply Chain Organization.

A typical Sr. Analyst:

- Manages 25 vendors
- Manages $200m+ of inventory
- Supports $800m of annual sales

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
  • 30% 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
  • 10% Train new associates
  • 10% Contribute to cross functional project teamsNATURE AND SCOPE:

    Position reports to Manager Inventory Planning
    No direct responsibility for supervising others

    ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:

    Environment:  Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

    Travel: Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

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Posted: 2019-12-17 Expires: 2020-02-15

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