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Sr. Inventory Demand Planner

Job Description

Title:                   Sr. Inventory Demand Planner


Duration:           06 Month(s) Contract


Hours:                 8:00am to 5:00pm


Location:            Boca Raton, FL 33496


 



Job Description:



Title: Sr. Inventory Demand Planner


  • Responsible for Developing, executing and communicating inventory buys and forecasts that support the merchandising, marketing and financial objectives and strategies of a division/category. This will involve driving financial results through service and quality inventory management that maximize sales, while improving inventory and bottom line profitability resulting in gross margin return on investment (GMROI) and inventory turn goals. This would involve developing and providing seasonal projections and commitments to our suppliers, analyzing historical data, productivity, current trends to identify risk and opportunities while creating actions steps and recommendations to ensure delivery of plan and maintain revised forecast in the system tools.

  • This individual role will also be required to collaborate internally and externally, and act as mentor, trainer, and coach to planners on day to day basis. The Sr. Planner will manage the more complex business categories that require more business experience, and will often times be more promotional, volatile, more visible and impactful the overall customer experience.

Job Requirements

Roles and Responsibilities




Develop, execute and communicate inventory buys and forecasts that support the merchandising, marketing and financial objectives and strategies of a division/category.


• Develop and execute seasonal projections and commitments


• Drive financial results through service and quality inventory management that maximize sales, inventory and bottom line profitability resulting in gross margin return on investment (GMROI) and inventory turn goals.


• Analyze historical data, productivity, and current trends to identify risks and opportunities.


• Actively evaluate business results, create action steps and recommendations to ensure delivery of plan and maintain revised forecasts in system tools.


• Communicate key issues and action plans to manager and cross-functional team on a weekly basis, while actively partnering cross functionally to drive shared business goals and key outcomes.


• Initiate and maintain regular communication with Suppliers that will foster collaboration and alignment on forecast and order quantities with ensuring delivery accuracy and on-time delivery.


• Mentor, Train and Coach Planners and specialist on day to day responsibilities around the Demand Planner role.


• Support a collaborative, innovative, and results-oriented environment with peers and cross-functional partners. Drive on-going Collaboration with peers to ensure consistency of information, share best practices and develop systems knowledge.


• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience


• Inventory Management experience in a high volume, multi-location distribution environment or equivalent Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) experience


• 3 to seven years’ experience and/or training.


• Experience in statistical-based forecasting and JIT inventory management processes, understanding of forecasting packages such as JDA a plus.


• Proficient knowledge of PC, particularly Excel, and database applications.


• Any demand planning system

Job Snapshot

Location US-FL-Boca Raton
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
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Company Overview

American Cybersystems, Inc. (ACS Group)

ACS Group provides services to Fortune 1000 companies across various industry verticals. With a proven track record of managing project demands while improving the efficiency, productivity and profitability of new and existing projects through process improvement, ACS Group is consistently recognized for identifying and implementing strategic solutions that create and preserve long-term business value. Learn More

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American Cybersystems, Inc. (ACS Group)
Company:
US-FL-Boca Raton
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Store Type:

Job Description

Title:                   Sr. Inventory Demand Planner


Duration:           06 Month(s) Contract


Hours:                 8:00am to 5:00pm


Location:            Boca Raton, FL 33496


 



Job Description:



Title: Sr. Inventory Demand Planner


  • Responsible for Developing, executing and communicating inventory buys and forecasts that support the merchandising, marketing and financial objectives and strategies of a division/category. This will involve driving financial results through service and quality inventory management that maximize sales, while improving inventory and bottom line profitability resulting in gross margin return on investment (GMROI) and inventory turn goals. This would involve developing and providing seasonal projections and commitments to our suppliers, analyzing historical data, productivity, current trends to identify risk and opportunities while creating actions steps and recommendations to ensure delivery of plan and maintain revised forecast in the system tools.

  • This individual role will also be required to collaborate internally and externally, and act as mentor, trainer, and coach to planners on day to day basis. The Sr. Planner will manage the more complex business categories that require more business experience, and will often times be more promotional, volatile, more visible and impactful the overall customer experience.

Job Requirements

Roles and Responsibilities




Develop, execute and communicate inventory buys and forecasts that support the merchandising, marketing and financial objectives and strategies of a division/category.


• Develop and execute seasonal projections and commitments


• Drive financial results through service and quality inventory management that maximize sales, inventory and bottom line profitability resulting in gross margin return on investment (GMROI) and inventory turn goals.


• Analyze historical data, productivity, and current trends to identify risks and opportunities.


• Actively evaluate business results, create action steps and recommendations to ensure delivery of plan and maintain revised forecasts in system tools.


• Communicate key issues and action plans to manager and cross-functional team on a weekly basis, while actively partnering cross functionally to drive shared business goals and key outcomes.


• Initiate and maintain regular communication with Suppliers that will foster collaboration and alignment on forecast and order quantities with ensuring delivery accuracy and on-time delivery.


• Mentor, Train and Coach Planners and specialist on day to day responsibilities around the Demand Planner role.


• Support a collaborative, innovative, and results-oriented environment with peers and cross-functional partners. Drive on-going Collaboration with peers to ensure consistency of information, share best practices and develop systems knowledge.


• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience


• Inventory Management experience in a high volume, multi-location distribution environment or equivalent Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) experience


• 3 to seven years’ experience and/or training.


• Experience in statistical-based forecasting and JIT inventory management processes, understanding of forecasting packages such as JDA a plus.


• Proficient knowledge of PC, particularly Excel, and database applications.


• Any demand planning system

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