Perishable Inventory Analyst

Sales & Merchandising (Commerce, CA)

September 7, 2017

Job description:

This position reports to Category Manager and provides supports to Category Management (Category Managers and Category Management Directors) through analysis, project support, and category management responsibilities.

Minimum requirements:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Typically 4 or more years prior related buying/sales/market/financial experience is required. A working knowledge of the supply chain systems is preferred. Retail Management Certificate is desirable.

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyze store ordering to help increase sales by reducing in-store out of stocks
  • Review store pricing to review historical data
  • Load store orders individually per day
  • Constant communication with store management in regards to their orders
  • Forecast Ad item quantities by store using prior sales data history
  • Adjust forecast based on weather/time of the month/seasonality.
  • Update weekly store sales thru reporting
Candidates must possess the following skills:
  • Personal computer skills including the MS Office programs; Excel, Power Point and Word and the ability to apply these skills to essential duties and responsibilities is required.
  • Must also be able to develop, manipulate, format and share spreadsheets for purposes of analysis.
  • Knowledge of Access or a similar relational database is desirable.

Contact: HRResume@smartandfinal.com
Fax Number: (888) 881-1365

Internal candidates must be in their current position 6 months or longer and complete an Associate Job Opportunities Application form. This form may be obtained from Human Resources by calling (323) 869-7644. Submission of an application does not guarantee an interview.

External Applicant: Download Application and Applicant Identification Data Form

Internal Applicant: Download Application

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