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Analyst, Inventory Planning - 2022 SPRING PIPELINE

Atlanta, GA 30339
JobTitle: Analyst, Inventory Planning - 2022 SPRING PIPELINE
Job ID: 401514_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Inventory Planning/Allocation
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE:
The Analyst, Inventory Planning 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 Analyst, Inventory Planning 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: Sales, Margin, Turns; Product transitions, flow and exit strategies; Seasonal category and SKU strategies to both enter and exit season; 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 partnersNATURE AND SCOPE:
    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: 2022-04-13 Expires: 2022-09-04

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