27 days old

Supply Chain Inventory Analyst

Framingham, MA 01701


this position, you will be a central part of our Supply Chain organization. You
will also interact with the Merchandising organization that manages the product
assortment for our commercial & online business. You will manage the flow
of inventory for specific categories of exciting products in order to drive
sales and profit and deliver a superior customer experience. Inventory Analysts
will have the opportunity to work closely with external vendors like HP, 3M,
and Georgia Pacific. You will have high-level exposure, development opportunities
and a great deal of responsibility managing a product line from purchasing
through to the end customer.

**Primary Responsibilities:**

+ Utilize forecasting/planning/allocationsystem to order product and ensure smooth flow to fulfillment centers

+ Maintain appropriate levels of inventory throughaccurate forecasting and reacting to changes in sales trends

+ Reduce out of stocks during critical events such asweekly ads and seasonal promotions

+ Work with cross-functional partners to successfullyexecute various product shifts including seasonal buys, and large customeron-boarding

+ Develop and maintain positive, effectiverelationships with vendors to facilitate timely and accurate processing of ordersand delivery of product

+ Track, expedite, and maintain purchase orders. Communicateand escalate critical vendor supply chain issues to minimize impacts to customerservice

+ Understand and action key daily reports such asinactive inventory, daily out of stocks, and forecast exceptions

+ Respond to sales driving product requests that comefrom B2B sales reps

+ Utilize exception reporting and conduct your owndata pulls to identify opportunities to reduce inventory and speed up turn

+ Conduct ad hoc analytical assignments aimed atsolving for a specific business opportunity

+ Develop and demonstrate comprehensive understandingof Staples E3 replenishment system by completing formal training program andpassing E3 certification exam


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors Degree

+ 1 year of work experience in arelated field, or strong internship/ co-op experience

+ Flexible, detail oriented, withstrong planning and organizational skills

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Demonstrated analytical andproblem-solving skills

+ Strong oral and writtencommunication skills

+ Experience working with Supply ChainPlanning and Inventory Management systems (i.e. E3, JDA)

_Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_

_Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._


Posted: 2020-11-05 Expires: 2020-12-05

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