Replenishment Analyst – Consumer Business Group (Rogers, AR)
Location:
Rogers , Arkansas
Posted:
November 18, 2017
Reference:
R00052798
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Replenishment Analyst for the Consumer Business Group located in Rogers, AR. At 3M, you can apply your talents in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of Replenishment Analyst will join 3M's Consumer Business Group on the Walmart team. This person will be responsible for building the relationship with the Walmart replenishment team to implement strategies, maintain service levels, and support 3M promotional activity. This position will also collaborate with 3M's supply chain, customer service, and manufacturing to maintain best in class service to the customer.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Improve business results by identifying problems, finding opportunities, and developing solutions within the business analysis process.
  • Maintain service levels from the customer including fill rate, MABD compliance, in-stock, inventory levels (weeks of supply), to maximize inventory effectiveness.
  • Collaborate with Walmart on policies to support sales trends and promotional activity.
  • Maintain POS forecast for internal supply chain to avoid over/under inventory situations.
  • Monitor orders with customer service to prevent any shipping errors.
  • Recognize and avoid potential issues by using strong analytical skills and Walmart specific knowledge and recommend ideas to improve service levels.
  • Build trust with counterparts inside Walmart to implement policies and take action in a timely manner.
  • Forecast changes in order patterns and timing brought on by change in distribution, modular changes, rollbacks, and promotions to coordinate with supply chain and with the customer.
  • Liaison between internal objectives and customer initiatives, balancing the two to achieve the best results possible.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited university
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience with data analysis, summarizing results, and delivering recommendations
  • Experience in MS Office including pivot tables, formulas, v-lookups, formatting and data manipulation

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree or higher from an accredited university
  • Prior experience using Walmart Retail Link
  • Prior Walmart Collaborative Planning, Forecasting and Replenishment (CPFR) experience
  • Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) and retail industry experience
  • Experience using MS Access or writing SQL queries
  • Critical thinking skills with an attention to detail
  • Skills include project management and ability to plan and prioritize work effectively in a fast-paced, highly matrixed environment
  • Effective interpersonal, listening and organization skills; ability to plan and prioritize multiple concurrent projects
  • Demonstrates curiosity, resourcefulness, creativity, initiative and cooperation

Location: Rogers, AR
Travel: May include up to 15% domestic
Relocation: Is authorized within country per 3M relocation policy

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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