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INVENTORY PLANNING ANALYST

Atlanta, GA 30303
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EThe Inventory Planning and Replenishment Analyst (IPR) works within Supply Chain, 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. Analyst will work closely with merchants, vendors, stores, transportation, distribution, and sourcing to accomplish team goals. The IPR 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 IPR Analyst also works with our stores and field leadership to execute their category strategies. \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E A typical Analyst: \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages 36 vendors\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages $135m of inventory.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESupports $658m of annual sales.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E464K skus\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E35%- In stock and replenishment: Review daily orders, upload OUTLs and manage CAR parms, determine in-stock drivers and take action\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E25%- Primary point of contact for Merchant and MP\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E15%- Respond to/partner on field concerns with oversight\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E15%- Manages transitions/resets with oversight\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E5%- Identify process challenges and review with leadership\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E5%- Vendor communication\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EReports to a Manager. \u003Cbr /\u003EThis position has no direct reports.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment: \u003C/strong\u003ELocated in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ETravel: \u003C/strong\u003ETypically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u0026nbsp;\u003C/strong\u003EThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E0 years\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EMost of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECandidate must have demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to quickly retrieve, manipulate, analyze, and interpret data.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong quantitative skills through knowledge of statistics and quantitative data analysis and interpretation.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to translate analysis to audience and communicate recommendations.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBA/BS degree preferred\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003C/strong\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ECritical thinking skills to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions; ability to understand and foresee implications of new information for current and future problem solving. \u003Cbr /\u003E Good written and verbal communication skills. Ability to persuade and influence others. \u003Cbr /\u003E Strong ability to multi-task and handle competing priorities at once. \u003Cbr /\u003E Strong self-starter with ability to work with little supervision and ability to work with a team. \u003Cbr /\u003E Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel. \u003Cbr /\u003E Understanding of Inventory Management Principles \u003Cbr /\u003E Understanding of Data Analytics \u003Cbr /\u003E Understanding of Inventory Management Systems \u003Cbr /\u003E Financial Acumen Skills \u003Cbr /\u003E Understanding of Merchandising Strategy, Merchandising Execution (Field), and Store Operations \u003Cbr /\u003E Understanding of the Supply Chain and Merchandising Process \u003Cbr /\u003E Understanding of Distribution, Transportation, and Supplier Manufacturing Principles\u003C/div\u003E

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-11

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