Allocator

January 9, 2017
Vernon, CA, US
Freelance
Allocation

Overview:


Fashion Co. seeking Allocator to join their team! You will carry out allocation and replenishment functions under the direction of the Manager DTC Planning and Allocations.


II. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


Allocation


·         Run replenishment as business rules dictate – analyze numbers and determine replen methodology to be used by category and item (e.g. WOS vs. just replen to minimums)


·         Maintain store models by style/color/size for all current season items. Manage list of items on replen vs. off depending on each item’s stage in product life cycle in full-price stores.


·         Carry out initial allocations - analyze class and product group performance by store, factor in store sales curves, over-stock/under-stock situations, and customize size profile for each store.


·         New store inventory set up – develop the initial plan by category with direction from the Planning team, allocate/build inv, monitor actual inventory relative to targets, and make adjustments as necessary to ensure stores open with optimal assortment.


·         Balance store inventories, initiate transfers/consolidations to maximize regular price sell-through.


·         Communicate with stores to help them maximize their business. Review, analyze and respond to product requests from stores.


·         Assist in running weekly reports and carrying out special projects.


Requirements:


Must have 3+ years of experience in allocation, inventory management, planning or related field / Must be an expert in Microsoft Excel / Must be analytical, good with data, organized, good time management and communication, etc.


 


Qualified candidates please submit your resume for review.



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