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    Job Title: Replenishment Analyst

    Date posted: 2013-07-12

    Company: Walmart
    Location: Bentonville

    Job Description

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    We are currently seeking candidates for:

    Replenishment Analyst – Walmart Merchandising
    Bentonville, AR

    Job Responsibilities:
    • Validate and authorize forecast parameters and modifications within categories by developing inventory strategies; validating and implementing new item forecasts; monitoring and calibrating store forecast; and operating and manipulating standard office productivity software, statistical packages, inventory management systems and ad hoc query tools.
    • Place and validate orders within categories by calibrating parameters within the ordering systems to determine appropriate inventory levels; initiating and completing orders that will meet customer demand; authorizing suggested order quantities; examining and authorizing co-managed supplier flow plans and inventory strategies; developing, coordinating and completing demand plans with suppliers and other business partners; monitoring orders to ensure proper store quantity distribution; identifying incorrect item set up; coordinating and developing solutions to routine situations.
    • Direct and optimize supply chain execution within categories by determining and approving an item flow path channel from supplier to store to best fit sales, in-stock, and profit metrics and planning as it pertains to supply chain management
    • Analyze and coordinate inventory management across multiple distribution center networks and store formats; coordinating the timing and tracking of the movement and arrival of merchandise across the supply chain; identifying order exceptions, disruptions, and supply chain that will impact supply chain execution; and developing and coordinating a resolution
    • Contribute to achieving financial results for merchandise categories by participating in cross-functional projects to meet strategic financial plans; leveraging analytics to make recommendations; modeling future inventory plans against supplier capability; delivering key performance metrics; and communicating objectives and results of financial and operational performance to internal and external Management
    • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in replenishment and apply this to the development, execution and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs
    • Provide and support the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders

    Minimum Qualifications:
    • Internship or one year of experience in the fields of supply chain, logistics, industrial engineering, replenishment or computer science
    • Bachelors’ degree or two years of additional experience in the above fields

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Bachelors’ degree in supply chain, logistics, industrial engineering, replenishment or computer science

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