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Company: The Nature's Bounty Co.
Location: Bentonville, AR
Career Level: Associate
Industries: Food, Beverage

Description

Job Description

NBTY's Vendor Management Inventory (VMI) Department is seeking a VMI Analyst to play an integral role in the Planning, Forecasting and Replenishment (CPFR) of Key Accounts. Our VMI Analyst will be primarily responsible for assisting in the management of customer inventory levels and ensuring optimal order placement.

  • Proactively review customer forecast by item
    • Perform regular root cause analysis on the metrics and initiate preventative plans and/or reactive solutions to in stock opportunities
    • Weekly review of customer instock % and weeks of supply
  • Communicate internally any forecast exceptions or adjustments
    • DC pipeline
    • Baseline or promotional changes
    • Store count changes
  • Monitor order picking and delivery status
    • Liaison between customer and DC/Traffic for any delivery issues or carrier information required
    • Expedite priority orders to the customer
    • Assist with return authorizations
  • Run and publish weekly and ad hoc reports as requested by customers and internal departments
    • Report weekly short reports
    • Update customer status reports
  • Report on monthly delivery performance internally and work with DC teams to see if improvements can be made
  • Identify opportunities to increase retail sales and drive volume for manufacturer


Qualifications

Qualifications
  • Previous inventory management/forecasting exp, strong communication skills & ability to multi-task required
  • Demand Solutions, GRS, DSX, E3, VMI or CMI background preferred
  • At least 2 years of experience working in a fast-paced mass market retail planning environment
  • Microsoft Excel, AS400 Software experience preferred.
  • High level of organizational skills, good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Must be able to multi-task and follow-up when responses are needed
  • Must be able to respond to verbal and written instructions
  • Bachelor's degree required


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