Deployment Analyst (Boise, ID)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a position available at our Simplot Headquarters – Boise, ID.
SUMMARYThe Deployment Analyst is responsible for determining appropriate target inventory levels to support customer sales demands at the Forward Distribution Center and regional warehouses, while meeting inventory turn objectives and mode mix targets. Responsible for ensuring order fill objectives for all customers assigned to the warehouse. RESPONSIBILITIES* Analyzes inventory levels by SKU daily, directing Customer Service on out-of-stock situations and providing solutions through daily reporting procedures. Monitors weekly sales and forecasted sales. Determines restocking requirements by quantity/time/mode/origin. Resolves replenishment problems to avoid out-of-stock situations. Provides analysis of future inventory replenishment requirements to Inventory Planners. * Manages inventory targets to space availability. Ensures timely inbound deployment practices that allow utilizing the low cost distribution mode. * Enters stocking orders to deploy inventory to replenish the Forward Distribution Center to target. * Monitors inventory draw and replenishment patterns, and reports and recommends corrective actions. * Researches & communicates inventory discrepancies. * Responsible for avoiding/minimizing aged, excess and obsolete inventories at assigned warehouses. * Ensures approved age rotation practices are followed. Recommends solutions to Demand Planning and Warehousing for any aged, stranded or slow moving inventory each month.
REQUIREMENTS* Bachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university* Two plus years related experience and/or training. *
Strong analytical and problem solving skills. * Computer competency in databases and spreadsheets. * Requires broad knowledge of distribution and warehousing. * Experience in the food industry, dealing with perishables and product rotation demand is preferred. * Strong analytical and problem solving skills. * Computer competency in databases and spreadsheets. Required to serve as back up to other analysts.APICS Certification preferred.
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