We are recruiting for a Forecasting Analyst for a successful organisation based near Manchester. This is a new and exciting opportunity to suit a person who can apply a methodical and pragmatic approach to their work. With skills and experience in analysing stock; reporting on what is not selling, ensuring it is then priced and promoted well.
- To manage and reduce the overstocks, slow-moving and obsolete lines
- Take ownership for offers and promotions relating to the reduction of slow-moving and obsolete lines while working in partnership with the Sales Team
- Responsible for ensuring all product images are up to date, price matrices are correct and facilitate customers moving to online ordering
- Reduce slow moving and obsolete lines and aged stock
- Month on month/year on year stock comparison
- Produce and manage the clearance list
- Responsible for producing a fortnightly marketing plan, targeted stock reduction through flyers, mail outs and off the press produced through liaising with the design team and working closely with the Sales team to ensure
- Maintain online prices ensuring they are updated correctly.
- Maintain the price book
- Responsible for ensuring all online images are current and correct
- Adding/removing new and discontinued lines
- Facilitating and growing the migration of customers from traditional methods of ordering to online ordering. Set up online accounts for these customers.
- Producing reports for the Sales Team as required
- Responsible for checking and signing off Purchase Orders
- Ability to work as both part of a team and use own initiative
- Excellent product knowledge
- Good working knowledge of Sage 200
- Problem solving
- Good organisational skills and time management
- Ability to work to KPI's
- Committed to delivering results
- Ability to work in a fast paced and ever evolving environment
- Hands-on approach
To apply: Forward your CV following the apply link in either Word or PDF format
Please Note: due to the volume of applications being received we can only respond to those offering the relevant
experience as outlined in the advert.
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