DOLLAR GENERAL

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Allocation Analyst

Allocation Analyst

Requisition ID 
2017-157130
Location 
US-TN-GOODLETTSVILLE
Category  
Supply Chain

Company Overview

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 13,000 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!

Job Details

General Summary:

 

Assists the Allocation Planners and Director of Allocations with data requests and reporting. This position would also be responsible for the review and execution of all import merchandise splits. They will also perform in season analysis and basic stock level adjustments for seasonal merchandise categories.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Allocation Planners and Director of Allocations with data requests and reporting
  • Review and complete all import sku level merchandise splits, use ASP solution and transfer to IP
  • In season item analysis and basic stock level adjustments
  • Handle store allocation exception inquiries from the field
  • Analysis for special merchandise allocation projects
  • Assist Allocation planner with completion of assortments during peak periods

Qualifications

  • Strong Excel or spreadsheet skills, strong analytical skills, organizational skills, good communication skills (both verbal and written), flexible, team player, customer driven.

  • Knowledge of basic merchandising and allocation principles.

  • Knowledge of analytical and planning principles for a retail business.

  • Knowledge of analytical and planning systems and tools such as ARTHUR and Data Warehouses.

Work Experience:

 

Bachelors degree preferably in business, retail, or supply chain or 2 to 3 years of Planning, Allocation or Replenishment experience in a retail environment.

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