Senior Manager, Optical and Pharmaceutical, Import...

Senior Manager, Optical and Pharmaceutical, Import Demand Planning, GS

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Merchandising & Online Operations
  • Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 922799BR

What you'll do

Position: Senior Manager, Optical and Pharmaceutical, Import Demand Planning, Global Sourcing

Job Location: 702 S.W. 8th Street, Bentonville, AR 72716

Duties: Determines long-term demand strategy for import items across all categories by applying analytical skills and techniques to analyze relevant data and market trends; synthesizing information into recommendations; ensuring sales and receipts will balance into the desired inventory levels; ensuring inventory levels of import items comply with department plans; assessing challenges to achieving goals of accurate sales forecasts and inventory projections; identifying solutions to control risks; and adapting demand planning with changes in the market. Serves as a liaison between Replenishment and Global Sourcing teams to support procurement from suppliers in complex categories by staying up to date on Replenishment strategy and direction; coordinating with category teams across complex Merchandising areas to support category financial goals; supporting retail divisional Replenishment managers; maintaining proficiency in replenishment tools and systems; and communicating sales forecasts and retail strategies to ensure alignment between retail and origin operations.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Supply Chain, Engineering (any), Business or related field and 3 years experience in a supply chain, merchandising or related role. In lieu of a Bachelor’s degree and 3 years experience, the employer will accept 5 years experience in a supply chain, merchandising or related role.

Skills required: Must have experience with: trends analysis; statistical and predictive modeling; Retail Link; Teradata SQL Assistant to pull data into Excel for reports development and analysis; MS Access SQL for Data Warehousing, data analytics and reporting; and data analysis on Excel, including macros for automating and organizing data, and pivot tables creation and reporting. Employer will accept any amount of professional experience in the skills required.
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