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Talent Acquisition at Frontizo Business Services

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In-stock Manager (2-5 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 1207351

In-stock Manager - APPARIO


We are looking for an experienced In-stock manager professional with a strong background in supply chain, inventorymgmt. or business analysis and/or finance disciplines. This position is responsible for developing and executing program level sales and inventory strategies to optimize availability and inventory turns for one or more categories. In this role, you will have end to end ownership of managing inventory for the category(-ies). You will also build strong partnerships with vendor management, merchandising, Category In stock and the operations teams to drive toward common goals. Please note that this is an individual contributor role.

OVERVIEW OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Interact with operations teams and drive efficiencies through team collaboration. Manage inbound shipments: fill rate, ASNs, operational issues, lead time

- Manage inventory, open-to-buy, inventory health, item-level forecasting, assortment, planning

- Design and execute exit strategy for unproductive inventory

- End-to-end ownership of the Inbound Supply Chain programs for a category, including Business Roadmap, Technology Optimization, Operational Execution, Financial Management & Reporting

- Drive automation through Auto Buying and Hands off the Wheel (HOTW) Initiatives

- Participate in manufacturer and vendor reviews, drive vendor operational improvement through measurement and process improvement

- Be responsible for program expansion, financial reporting, new partnerships, technology enhancement, business Intelligence and new innovations

- Achieve and maintain high instock rates on replenishment programs

- Analyze inventory position and sku performance to determine inventory liability

DESIRED CANDIDATE PROFILE (Qualifications and Skills):

- MBA in relevant domain (Supply Chain / Operations etc.) from a reputed academic institution

- Min. 2+ years supply chain, inventory management, project management experience (post MBA)

- Experience working with computer databases and tools such as MS-Excel

- Experience communicating and presenting to senior leadership

ADDITIONAL SKILLS PREFERRED:

- Experience working with complex data sets

- Experience with SQL is a strong plus

- Curiosity to dig several layers deep into metrics, have an innate desire to understand key drivers and whether they are the correct or best metrics to measure/manage a business or process

- Ability to influence cross-functional, cross organization teams

- Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects - work prioritization, planning and task delegation

- Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results

- Broad commercial awareness developed in a fast-moving environment

- Exceptional interpersonal and communication (both written and verbal) skills

- Demonstrated experience and exposure in Retail, e-Commerce, FMCG, or Durables industry could be a plus

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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