Dollar General Demand Chain Management Analyst in GOODLETTSVILLE, Tennessee
At Dollar General, our customer is at the center of everything we do! We are a fast-moving Fortune 200 publicly-traded company with more than 14,000 stores and 14 distribution centers in 44 states, growing by hundreds of stores each year. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation and teamwork. At Dollar General, you can see a clear and fast path to career growth and success. We are committed to attracting talented and motivated people who can advance our mission of "Serving Others." Let's Grow Together!
Has the overall responsibility of managing product fulfillment, in-stock levels, and inventory management for defined vendors (including import and DSD SKUs) to support DC/store forecast and replenishment (including promotional and event execution). Responsible for the new/disco item execution, and promotional/event execution within a defined group of vendors.
DUTIES and ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Responsible for managing inventory at distribution centers and stores for an assigned group of vendors. Additionally managing store ordering and PO life cycle for replenished and in/out product. Meets service levels, in-stock and inventory turnover targets.
Monitors key performance indicators (KPI) for assigned vendors.
Collaborates with key cross-functional teams (merchants, planning) to ensure inventory levels align with merchandise policy and financial goals.
Produces reports and conducts analyses including vendor and item performance.
Identifies issues and opportunities as well as the appropriate action plan to support company financial goals.
Executes new item entrance and exit strategies (planogram resets).
Executes various seasonal categories, promotional and event plans. Ensures that inventories are appropriate to support sales and presentation standards.
KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS:
Ability to deliver expected quantitative and qualitative results
Strong business acumen and superior analytical skills
Ability to work cross-functionally and independently
Excellent organization and problem-solving skills
Intermediate proficiency in MS Office, SharePoint, and database applications
WORK EXPERIENCE and/or EDUCATION:
Bachelor’s degree in business management, finance or other related field and one year experience in retail/supply chain environment required. 2-4 years of experience may be substituted. Aldata G.O.L.D. knowledge preferred.
Dollar General Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.
Requisition ID: 2018-161030
External Company URL: http://www.dollargeneral.com