Sr Mgr, IM Allocation & Replenishment - Footwear in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 6/27/2019

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    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 978748BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Buying/Merchandising
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

GENERAL SUMMARY: The Senior Manager of Allocaiton & Replenishment will lead the efforts of the SIAs and IAs in allocation, replenishment, size buys and servicing the stores. This position will develop staff through training and coaching to improve capabilities. The Senior Manager will develop store performance exception reporting to increase effectiveness in servicing stores. He/she will integrate new practices and tools in to the work methods of the staff. This position will mange post mortems and other analysis done by the SIAs and IAs. Due to the complexity of the business the recommended tenure for this position is 18 months.

Job Requirements

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES • Manages 3-9 Senior Inventory Analysts and Inventory Analysts • Develops and coaches staff to execute to annual goals and develop new skills • Develops allocation and replenishment strategies • Ensures allocation and replenishment systems are set to optimize customer service and inventory productivity • Develops and manages to store in stock goals, including reporting and analysis on regular and key ad items • Develops store volume groups or other store clusters for assortment planning and allocation • Collaborates with Planners to ensures appropriate funding by line /category group and ad/key items • Develops size buying strategies and ensures appropriate funding by store/size • Partners with Logistics to plan flow and budget through supply chain • Reviews and manages DC inventory and in stocks • Develops FMI/ADS monthly forecast of product and pallet needs • Manages prioritization list of containers though the distribution network • Oversees purchase order creation and maintenance • Reviews and manages order tracking reports to ensure timely receipts • Partners with Buying, Planning, and Finance to manage liability inventory • Collaborates with footwear field personnel, including weekly calls and special product/stores needs • Partners with Director of Strategic Development to develop relevant performance and exception reporting and analysis • Oversees quarterly post mortem reports for Planning, Buying and Allocation/Replenishment • Supports the Director of Planning and Inventory Management by executing assigned projects or tasks