Role details

Operations & Inventory Planner

El Segundo   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Handle all domestic ordering
  • Allocation Management

About Our Client

Our client is a global consumer packaged goods company - probably one of the most attractive employers in the Los Angeles area.

The role of the Operations & Inventory Planner will be to handle all domestic ordering and processing for the US domestic market transactions. The role will include working with the corporate office overseas to order product on a continual basis for domestic transactions. This individual will also be responsible to maintaining allocations, inventory ordering, and order processing.

Job Description

  • Process domestic ship orders through 3rd party warehouse systems as well as internal systems on a daily basis
  • Monitor orders and release any other dated orders as they fall due
  • Liaise with relevant Account managers for the release / cancellation of orders, pricing discrepancies or ship window changes
  • Liaise with customers where required of any alterations to specified delivery dates, and negotiate alternative solutions
  • Work closely with the allocations team to ensure product will support required availability dates
  • Communicate with our 3rd party warehouse for order fulfillment
  • Input all manually received customer orders, as well as double checking and confirming all EDI orders
  • Manage and maintain inventory within reasonable levels, and to support all US domestic customers, and support with feedback or reporting where required
  • Prepare allocation report by item, by customer and work with the Marketing and Promotions team to cover current and future orders

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree or similar qualification
  • A minimum of 2 years previous experience in Inventory Management, Supply Chain Management or Order Fulfillment
  • Experience working in the consumer products industry / retail / apparel
  • Methodical and attentive to detail
  • Multi-tasking capability

What's on Offer

Comprehensive salary + yearly performance bonus + great benefits + 25 vacation days

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