Replenishment Analyst

The Replenishment Analyst will retrieve and analyze sales information, manage and communicate inventory movement, generate weekly reports and to assist the Walmart Sales Team with daily sales activities and administration.
This position is located within Jel Sert's Bentonville, Arkansas office. Local candidates only as Jel Sert does NOT offer relocation.

This job description is only a summary of typical functions. Duties, tasks, and responsibilities may differ from the job description.
Identify, develop, and maintain relationships with key Walmart Replenishment, Transportation, and Logistics personnel
Achieve key base reliability metric goals of 98.5% In-Stock, 100% Fill Rate, and 95% Delivery Compliance
Quarterly Replenishment Business Reviews with key Walmart Replenishment Managers
Recommend, develop and implement replenishment strategies and policies for inventory optimization.
Analyze sales trends and supply chain efficiencies making recommendations to maximize opportunities.
Track and report monthly forecast versus actual POS reports pro-actively addressing potential issues with logistics and inventory levels, monthly key performance indicators (fill rate, in-stock % and carrier on-time %).
Use Walmart Forecast to develop "internal replenishment forecast" recommendation to Sales/Team Lead
Use store of the community (regional) tool to identify inventory/sales opportunities in key store groups.
Communicate to Walmart all product supply issues and resolution timeframe.
Monitor and Track purchase orders from initial creation to warehouse delivery
Monitor and address store level DD variances
Achieve Weeks Supply goals to minimize returns and markdown liabilities
Communicate Walmart policy changes to Jel Sert and ensure their timely compliance
Monitor CPFR forecasts to +/- 20% of actual sales
Ensure all new SKUs have accurate initial forecast loaded to drive replenishment
Write Store Specific Orders (SSOs) to address in-stock issues and promotional executions
Ensure Logistics compliance as part of the modular process.
Execute End of Season strategies on deleted modular items.
Use Data Synchronization for item creation.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Working knowledge of Retail Link is a must.
Previous experience with GRS.
3+ years' experience working directly with Walmart Replenishment Managers.
3+ years' experience in a Replenishment Role.
Food and /or beverage experience is a plus.
College degree preferred.

Excellent working knowledge of the supply chain process
Must have excellent presentation and communication skills both oral and written, ability to quickly respond to questions or concerns, and handle adversity and objections well.
Must possess strong interpersonal, organizational and sales skills.
Experience with Microsoft Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc) is a must.
Up to 25% travel
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to move distances (within and between) office environments and travel environments
Ability to travel in a vehicle (driving) or airplane for long periods of time 6 hours minimum
Ability to sit for periods of time in front of a computer
Must have clear speech and have the ability to hear and listen for communication.
Must be able to read and write in English on a daily basis.
Must be able to stoop, bend, stretch, reach and/or grab documentation or product, as needed.
Must be able to read at a distance and have the ability to recognize color.
Hand dexterity to complete job responsibilities on computer, paper and phone.
Ability to lift and carry up to 30lbs this could be luggage during travel or product

Office environment

Planning, Coordinating, Controlling
Prioritizes and schedules work based on meeting specific corporate and account objectives and/or projects.
Must work closely and communicate effectively and efficiently with other departments, Walmart/SAM'S Team, and Walmart/Sam's Club.
This position will be responsible for working with the Vice President-Walmart/Sam's Club Team , National Key Account Manager and Retail Execution Manager in establishing and maintaining specific guidelines, policies, procedures, reporting mechanisms, etc. for delivery of optimal service levels to Walmart/Sam's Club.

This role is critical to the short term and long term success at Walmart and Sam's Club. Replenishment performance and sales analysis are key drivers in maximizing sales and creates confidence in Jel Sert as a supplier that can handle additional volume opportunities.

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