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INVENTORY PLANNING ANALYST (133449)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
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    340619
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INVENTORY PLANNING ANALYST (133449)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Sep 13, 2019
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: 0-10%
  • Functional Area: Logistics/Supply Chain/Import
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE:

A Depot Direct Inventory Planning & Replenishment (IPR) Analyst is responsible for working with vendor supply chain teams to advocate for The Home Depot’s forecasted inventory needs. The Analyst will communicate current inventory levels and concerns to merchandising/delivery teams and manage appliance event processes.  Managing appliance inventory levels is unique due to The Home Depot not owning the vendor inventory.  Appliances that are ordered online or in-store through the Depot Direct network flow from the Vendor’s distribution centers directly to a customer.


MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
  • 35%- In stock and replenishment: Review daily orders, upload OUTLs and manage CAR parms, determine in-stock drivers and take action
  • 25%- Primary point of contact for Merchant and MP
  • 15%- Respond to/partner on field concerns with oversight
  • 15%- Manages transitions/resets with oversight
  • 5%- Identify process challenges and review with leadership
  • 5%- Vendor communication
NATURE AND SCOPE:

Reports to a IPR Manager.
This position has no direct reports.

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.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required: The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diploma and/or GED.

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 0-1 year

Physical Requirements: 
Most 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.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidate must have demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to quickly retrieve, manipulate, analyze, and interpret data.
Strong quantitative skills through knowledge of statistics and quantitative data analysis and interpretation.
Ability to translate analysis to audience and communicate recommendations.
BA/BS degree preferred

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

Critical 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.
Good written and verbal communication skills. Ability to persuade and influence others.
Strong ability to multi-task and handle competing priorities at once.
Strong self-starter with ability to work with little supervision and ability to work with a team.
Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
Understanding of Inventory Management Principles
Understanding of Data Analytics
Understanding of Inventory Management Systems
Financial Acumen Skills
Understanding of Merchandising Strategy, Merchandising Execution (Field), and Store Operations
Understanding of the Supply Chain and Merchandising Process
Understanding of Distribution, Transportation, and Supplier Manufacturing Principles


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Posted: 2019-10-17 Expires: 2019-11-16

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