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Retail Analyst

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Retail Analyst – Inventory Replenishment Analyst 

Company features:
 .   Excellent working environment
 .   Health care benefits
 .   Free parking 

  • Manages allocations for replenishment orders in order to maintain in-stock inventory levels with the larger retailers, with a goal of maximizing sales while controlling inventory to achieve improved inventory turns and/or reduced waste targets.
  • Reviews orders, compares to inventory and buys stock to ensure that we are always 99% in stock.
  • Collaborates with vendors to maximize network flow.
  • Tracks in-stock, turnover and performance on a weekly basis and reports on variances to corresponding salesperson/buyer and management team.
  • Generates reports, analyzes and resolves issues relating to forecasts.
  • Provides general retail analysis for major Canadian and US retailers.
  • Provides sales and inventory trend analysis.
  • Provides internal sales budgets by month by customer based on historical analysis.
  • Helps to create presentations for customers with sales projections and buy-plans.
  • Communicates future merchandise requirements to production team.
  • Discusses and appropriately escalates any issues that may impact operations.
  • Conducts adhoc auditing, analysis and reporting.


  • Organized, detail-oriented individual who is very analytical and able to proactively investigate and problem solve.
  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills and work well in a team environment.
  • Understands the sense of urgency and is able to set and meet deadlines.
  • 3 years of experience with inventory management processes.
  • Generates and analyzes forecasts.
  • Provide detail analysis of item performance
  • Essential – software expertise in Excel, Microsoft Office; experience with Momentis would be an asset.