Senior Supply Chain Analyst - Home
As a Senior Supply Chain Analyst - Home, based in Leeds you're responsible for all forecasting activities associated with customers and products related to home. You create and maintains forecast models for your customers, incorporating business intelligence and forecast information. Responsible for recognising trends or patterns and adjusting forecasts using statistical modelling techniques and qualitative data.
You are responsible for
Setting up and planning for new ranges coming into the business, bought by the buying team.
Keeping a close eye on stock balances and making sure they are in line with demand.
Working alongside and responsible for the merchandising assistant.
Keeping a critical path, making sure incoming shipments run smoothly and on time.
Producing reports and statistics using computer software.
Liaising between factories, internal departments and customers.
Building and maintaining relationships with supply base (including occasional overseas travel).
Passing invoices and working closely with the finance department.
Making sure the quality of the product is in-line with company standards and suitable onward shipment to customers.
Understands the dynamics of assigned categories and items, including: seasonality, competitive activity, trends, ad plans, category role, sales objectives, sales drivers and life cycle plans.
Reviews sales with Sales Director and agree on forecast numbers.
Discuss key in-stock and inventory issues.
To succeed in this role as Senior Supply Chain Analyst - Home, you should have the following skills and experience