Allocator (maternity leave)

Created: 07-05-2020

Deadline:

Category: Merchandising

Location: Madrid

Supports the Merchandising Manager with establishing the initial allocation plan. Develop and execute initial allocation and replenishment of product to all stores. Conducts on-going analysis to assess replenishment algorithms for continuity categories/items and new launches. Creates and adjusts seasonality curves to match the replenishment orders with anticipated sales volume. Recognizing events and special campaigns.

Your main responsabilities will be:  

  • Develop and execute initial allocation and replenishment of product to all stores.
  • Manage the assortment order for new store openings, in accordance with Category manager guidelines.
  • Provides on-going analysis, both pre-season and in-season.
  • Monitor and manage overall store inventory levels based on store capacity, attributes, seasonality and selling curves.
  • Monitor and manage store inventory levels at the style/color/size level.
  • Update and validate the replenishment algorithms in TXT for continuity categories/items and new launches.
  • Monitor and drive the store performance in order to reduce stock level and increase stock turn, maximize sell through.
  • Monitor exceptions on merchandise stock levels and recommends necessary adjustments.
  • Analyze store geographic, size selling, and create appropriate distribution strategies to optimize inventory levels (recommends product category store transfers and consolidations).
  • Create and maintain weekly allocation report and track all open orders during the shipping season.

If you are/have:

  • Advanced mastery of Excel and Planning Tools.
  • Ability in merchandise planning and inventory management.
  • Demonstrable project management expertise.
  • Sound working knowledge of business systems and data mining.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Detail oriented without losing the big picture.

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