Freelance Associate Inventory Manager
Our client is a global lifestyle brand built on transforming the travel experience. In support of their mission, they are seeking an Associate of Inventory Management to join their Global Logistics team. This will be a long-term freelance position with potential to turn fulltime.
In this role, the ideal candidate will have deep experience in allocation and inventory management across a global network. Your experience will include optimizing a global omni-chanel fulfillment network. You have a track record of assuring the right inventory is in the right location at the right time. Want to help us transform the travel industry? Your experience will encompass domestic and international warehousing and fulfillment, and a retail store network. You will report to the VP of Global Logistics, based in our New York City office.
? Ensure the allocation of products to our fulfillment centers and retail stores is optimal. You do all of this on-brand, from start to finish
? Monitor inventory levels in our warehouse and re-balance according to business needs
? Partner with merchandising, planning, retail and email marketing team to ensure out of stock risks are flagged early and actions can be taken to mitigate risk to the business
? Partner with social impact team and merchandising team on end of life inventory strategy
? Create, monitor and maintain KPI reporting to monitor instock rates, optimal ship rates and identify areas of continuous improvement
? Work with key internal and external partners to ensure we achieve the optimal balance of speed, cost, quality, service, and sustainability - all while ensuring an amazing experience for our customers.
? 2-3 years professional experience in hands on inventory management or allocation role
? Critical thinking and continuous improvement mindset
? Strong Analytical skills and detail oriented
? An exceptional written/oral communicator
? Excellent project management and strong organizational skills
? Thrives in a very fast-paced environment that requires continual multi-tasking and prioritization
? Experience with ERP like Microsoft Dynamics and TMS tools is a plus, but not required
? Team player with a "no task is too small" attitude
? Enjoys working in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
? Passionate about transforming travel (but that’s a given!