Manager Planning (Inventory Planning), Bangalore

Hiring for India's largest Ecommerce Company

From 2 to 7 year(s) of experience
₹ 14,00,000 - 20,00,000 P.A.

Job Description

Dear Candidate

We have an urgent position open with India's largest Ecommerce company

Details below -

Position - Manager Planning

Location - Bangalore

You will be part of the horizontal retail team, which drives synergies between (Categories) and (Logistics and Supply-chain) primarily & multiple other peripheral teams -  responsible for effectively maintaining inventory and controlling material flow (or multiple flows) for Company Inventory led business and creating efficiencies by improving current processes and implementing new. 

 You will be responsible for end-to-end management of inventory placement forCompany'ss Non-Large/ new supply chains. Objective of your role will be to ensure selection availability as per customers speed expectations while balancing the cost implications of movements/ inventory holding. This would involve the following:

  • Ownership of speed related metrics for store in-stock
  • Selection design and norm definition of inventory placement
  • Developing long term and short term plans on inventory placement and internal movement requirements
  • Preparing business cases for new charters  to improve downstream availability or improve efficiency of internal movements; and aligning leadership for the same 
  • Implementing such charters by driving initiatives along with various stakeholders in Logistics, Capacity Planning, Design, Ops, Product and other teams
  • Designing policies, norms to streamline tactical processes of inventory placement planning and execution
  • Co-designing systems/ products to ensure solutions are scaled to meet the high paced growth of the business
  • Designing and implementing the right metrics/ dashboards to bring visibility and continuously improve placement performance
  • Leading a team of motivated individuals; nurturing their careers

Skills & experience of People who have done well in the Job so Far

  • Rational decision-making, negotiating and influencing skills. An analytical work style. The ability to work effectively on a team or independently. Accountability, initiative, integrity and maturity are pre- requisites
  • Strong data analytics background to churn out, understand and present large sets of data, ability to deal with huge ambiguous data sets coming  out disparate systems  and  in tools and spreadsheets of  several distributed teams
  • Strong business and Financial acumen to convert a number analysis into a business story and having strong ability to articulate. Build and fortify a strong business/data models by going in depth and understanding where opportunities are and chasing them with innovative ideas
  • Ability to work with data Spreadsheets/ R/ python for doing daily analysis, and data studio / Power BI for presentation of analysis
  • Must be innovative, detail-oriented, experienced in handling highly visible projects
  • Ability to work like a corporate Entrepreneur with minimum hand holding  and defining the correct path for the team members and stakeholders surrounding the business to achieve results
  • Customer first Approach in Solving any problems and ability to Quantify the Risk to the Customer Metrics for any decision or approach
  • Strong Self Conviction and passionate

Desired Profile Features 

- MBA  from Top-tier institutes

- 3 -4 Yrs exp in inventory planning domain

Role:Materials / Inventory Analyst

Salary: 14,00,000 - 20,00,000 P.A.


Functional Area:Procurement & Supply Chain

Role Category:Stores & Material Management

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


PG:MBA/PGDM in Any Specialization

Company Profile

Yellow Box HR Services Pvt. Ltd.

India's largest Ecommerce Company

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