Allocation Analyst at Gamestop, Inc. in Grapevine, Texas

Posted in Other 27 days ago.

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Job Description:

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SUMMARY

Working with general supervision, the Store Replenishment Analyst will be responsible for analysis of stores sales/inventory data, ensuring appropriate inventory levels/assortments; facilitating communication with the field associated with merchandise replenishment issues; development and coordination of new stores' inventory build. This position will also be cross-trained to perform all allocation functions including new release allocations and fill-ins.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES*

* Position will leverage exception-based reporting to analyze Store Sales/Inventory data, ensuring inventory levels and assortments effectively support stores' sales opportunities.

* Use corporate replenishment tools to maximize effectiveness and efficiency of stores' inventory, both in anticipation of and reaction to sales trends.

* Facilitate Communication to the Field on Allocation/Replenishment Issues

* Take incoming Email and Phone communications

* Record and report all activity

* Make recommended actions

* Follow up and communicate those actions to the necessary individuals

* Create New Stores' assortment allocations, new release and hot title allocations. Coordinate the fulfillment of these orders/shipments with the DCs.

* Assist in all areas of the Allocation Department

* Assist in Reporting Functions

RELATED COMPETENCIES

* Analytical Proficiency- Leveraging extensive knowledge of qualitative and quantitative methods to identify, organize, interpret, and report data needed by organizational decision makers to achieve favorable business outcomes

* Continuous Improvement- Originates action to improve existing conditions and processes; uses appropriate methods to identify opportunities, implement solutions, and measure impact

* Information Monitoring- Establishes ongoing procedures to collect and review information needed to manage an organization or ongoing activities within it

BASIC AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE)

* High School Degree required

* 2-4 Years college education preferred

* Retail Store Operations Experience

* Retail Inventory Management Experience preferred

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, JOB SKILLS, ABILITIES

* Accurate typing and data entry skills

* Operate a personal computer and use MS Excel/Word/Outlook and required programs.

* Communicate effectively with management, coworkers and the field staff.

* Organize, prioritize, and control job responsibilities

* Flexible to adapt to changing priorities and perform basic task work

* Work with minimal supervision

* Perform basic math functions

* Meet deadlines.

* Read and comprehend printed data/information, and data/information displayed on PC monitor.

* Perform basic math functions accurately (add, subtract, multiply, and divide).

* Recognize discrepancies in written/recorded data/information