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Job Title
PRODUCTION AND BUYING ANALYST - Entry Level
Location
New York, New York
Country
United States
Region
NY Metro
Position type
Freelance/Contract
Category
Apparel
Retail
Job Function
Buyer
Planning / Allocations
Product Management
Experience level
Entry Level
Education level
Bachelor's Degree

PRODUCTION AND BUYING ANALYST - Entry Level

Adecco Creative & Marketing is assisting a major high end brand in their search for an entry level Production and Buying Analyst to work with the product development team and suppliers international suppliers. This position is a full time ongoing freelance assignment.

Primary Purpose:

  • Primary responsibility of this position is to create monthly production plans that provide a level of product availability to all distribution channels in keeping with Company objectives.
  • This includes production management with service providers through receipt of finish goods into Global DC centers.

The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in Production Planning and management:

  • Analyze finished goods inventory levels, production receipts and forecast to determine monthly production buy plan within the planning cycle and production lead times.
  • Determine opportunities to deploy inventory from DC to DC in an effort to keep inventory levels at company objectives. 
  • Monitor service providers production schedule on a daily basis and address/problem solve issues with various Supply Chain teams to ensure on time delivery.
  • Coordination and effective communication with cross functional business partners regarding production delivery issues and impact to floor set and wholesale orders.
  • Generation, distribution and maintenance of purchase orders to service providers as required by production plans.

Manage daily inquiries from Distribution channels on Product availability:

  • Review and execute daily inquiries from Business Partners i.e. new production need, opportunities to expedite production in the pipeline and availability of excess inventory.
  • Determine Inventory allocation for the distribution channels that is aligned with business objectives.

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field with 1-3 years of experience with a thorough understanding of Production Planning and Inventory Allocation.
  • Knowledge of JDA Planning System preferred or relative planning system.
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Intermediate level of Microsoft Excel, as well as Micro Strategy for internal candidate
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Access & SQL query (a plus but not required)
  • Strong Analytical, Influential Communication, Organizational, Problem Solving and Flexibility skills are required

If this sounds like you, please Apply Now!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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