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Senior Analyst, Inventory Planning - 2022 Pipeline

Atlanta, GA 30339
JobTitle: Senior Analyst, Inventory Planning - 2022 Pipeline
Job ID: 391417_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Inventory Planning/Allocation
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE:
The Senior 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 Senior Analyst maintain the appropriate in-stock positions and manage inventory in the most effective manner across both stores and SKUs. This Senior Analyst will work closely with merchants, vendors, stores, transportation, distribution, and sourcing to accomplish goals.

The Senior 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 Senior Analyst, Inventory Planning 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 Senior 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: 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 partners
10% Train new associates
10% Contribute to cross functional project teams

NATURE 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: 2021-12-13 Expires: 2022-07-02

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