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Senior Allocators

Date: Dec 1, 2018

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

Company: Fast Retailing Group

Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. is a leading global Japanese retail holding company that designs, manufactures and sells clothing worldwide under seven main brands: Paris-based Comptoir des Cotonniers and Princesse tam.tam, New York-based Theory and Helmut Lang, Los Angeles-based J Brand, and Tokyo-based UNIQLO and GU. With global sales of approximately 928 billion yen for the 2012 fiscal year ending August 31, 2012, Fast Retailing is currently the world’s fourth largest apparel retail company. The Fast Retailing corporate statement is changing clothes, changing conventional wisdom and change the world, the company is dedicated to creating great clothing with new and unique value to enrich the lives of people everywhere. For more information about Fast Retailing and its apparel brands, please visit www.fastretailing.com

Position Overview:

The Senior Allocator will manage multiple divisions to drive and achieve sales, profit and inventory targets. By analyzing inventory risks and opportunities and implementing inventory allocation strategies, this position will create merchandise strategies and sales plans to increase profit margins.

 

Job Description:

  • Project monthly and weekly inventory based on item history and market trend
  • Project end of season inventory by item and plan carryover items
  • Achieve all divisional targets (store inventory budget, sales target, and seasonal target)
  • Analyze weekly sales and create action plan with merchandise planner to improve sales
  • Plan and suggest weekly markdowns and promotions by item to increase sales or move through inventory
  • Plan and execute daily allocation to each store
  • Maintain system settings by item
  • Partner with store managers on allocation needs by store
  • Assist with other projects as assigned
     

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • High level of experience and proficiency in Excel, specifically in an allocation capacity
  • Proficiency in other Microsoft Office products- Word, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Excellent analytical and mathematical proficiency with strong business and financial analysis skills
  • Maintain a positive and friendly attitude and the ability to work with a variety of personalities, sometimes under intense situations
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks with a willingness to flex schedule based on needs of business

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Fast Retailing does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, age, citizenship, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or because of any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

 

Posting Notes: Los Angeles || California (US-CA) || United States (US) || Experienced Professional || Merchandising || UNIQLO || EX:OUT || UNIQLO ||


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