Replenishment Manager, Planning, RL Home

Recruiter
Ralph Lauren
Location
New York, New York, United States
Posted
06 Oct 2022
Closes
06 Jan 2023
Ref
33058
Level
Manager
Company Description
Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in five categories: apparel, accessories, home, fragrances, and hospitality. For more than 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Double RL, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children, Chaps, among others, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands. At Ralph Lauren, we unite and inspire the communities within our company as well as those in which we serve by amplifying voices and perspectives to create a culture of belonging, ensuring inclusion, and fairness for all. We foster a culture of inclusion through: Talent, Education & Communication, Employee Groups and Celebration.

Position Overview
The objective of this role is to support the Buying and Planning team to maximize opportunities through the effective management of inventory, driving sales through improved availability and forecasting and ensuring limited out of stocks in key programs.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* Run weekly inventory reports and callout high/low weeks of supply issues to team
* Enter replenishment buys in the system (GFE+) and track purchase orders
* Write purchase orders in SAP for any 3rd party or licensed sku
* Manage 18-24 month forecasts for total assortment and update monthly for ~3k skus
* Provide analysis to support decisions on markdowns/ edits
* Setup stock management strategies to reach inventory targets
* Partner with Product Management team on PO status, air requests, etc.
* Work with Marketing/ Hospitality teams to manage gifting and event requests for inventory

Experience, Skills & Knowledge

* Proficiency in MS Office applications
* SAP
* GFE+
* MicroStrategy
* Advanced Excel (i.e. pivot tables, v-lookups, macros, etc.)