Develops new tools and processes to support supply chain goals and objectives. Identifies problems through analysis, creating sustainable solutions, and influencing key decision makers on supply chain strategies. Support channel strategy, supply chain metrics, and inventory management strategy and execution.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
15%-Participates in developing new forecasting, order replenishment and logistics channel decision processes.
10%-Identifies all key stakeholders, owners, and resources needed to execute. Educates and influences all key supply chain stakeholders on the benefits of the new processes.
15%-Develops decision support tools and financial models to analyze the cost/benefit tradeoffs of inventory. Analyzes multi-tier distribution channels to determine cost and service level tradeoffs for product categories. Develops forecasting tools to support collaborative planning with merchandising suppliers.
20%-Analyzes and gathers supply chain best practices and develops strategies in support of supply chain business case development. Conducts day to day business analysis supporting the supply chain managers.
20%-Supports central replenishment activities including: development of new forecasting tools, meeting with vendors to collaborate inventory forecasting and replenishment strategies. Partners with merchants to plan for promotions, price changes, and exit strategies.
20%-Manages the day-to-day- replenishment activities, answers store replenishment questions and reports and follows up on all key inventory metrics.
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to CB MANAGER DEMAND PLANNING
This position has no Direct Reports
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 1 years
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.
Background related to supply chain systems implementation, channel strategy, inventory management strategy or replenishment within a multi-tiered distribution environment.
Retail experience preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
Generally 0-2 years of experience in related field or MS/MA and generally 0-1 year of experience in related field.
Skill in data analysis, techniques by resolving missing/incomplete information and inconsistencies/anomalies in routine research/data.
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.