Overview

Grunt Style is hiring a Demand Planning Analyst to join the Operations Planning department. This role will be focused on demand planning and execution for our Wholesale business. This person will be responsible for being the interface between the front-end of the business (Sales, Marketing, and customer accounts) and the Fulfillment Center. The successful candidate, reporting to the Wholesale / E-commerce Demand Planning Senior Manager, will be an operational functional expert for our Wholesale channel and will need to demonstrate past success in the area of demand planning for a supplier or retail chain. This person will have a natural analytical way of thinking and be an expert in Microsoft Excel.
Essential Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Responsible for planning, reporting, and monitoring all activities related to the Grunt Style Wholesale business.
Effectively communicating your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management.
Gathering and disseminating critical information with both the front-end staff (Sales/Marketing) and the Distribution Center.
Creating detailed business analyses, outlining problems, opportunities, and solutions.
Defining business requirements and reporting them back to stakeholders.
Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing and implementing solutions.
Gathering critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and producing useful reports.
Prioritizing initiatives based on business needs and requirements.

Competencies

Ability to think strategically and drive strategic business improvements proactively
Disciplined, possessing unwavering integrity and high ethical standards
Exhibits excellent judgment
Strategic vision
Excellent communications skills
Problem Solving Abilities
Results-oriented with a strong work ethic

Requirements

Required Education and Experience

A bachelor’s degree in business or related field. A math related degree is a plus.
A minimum of 1-3 years experience in demand planning or merchandise planning, ideally for a supplier or retail chain.
Experience working with all levels of the organizations and with external customers.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong interpersonal skills
Proven analytical background
Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills.
Expert in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook

Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in an office setting.
Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle, feel, or operate objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, talk and hear.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time, exempt salary position. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
AAP/EEO Statement
Grunt Style provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Grunt Style complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Tagged as: operations, Supply Chain

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About Grunt Style

At Grunt Style, what you wear is more than just a necessity, it’s about attitude! We have taken the fighting American spirit and instilled it in everything we do. We provide more just than apparel, we bolster a lifestyle. We take pride in Self, Military and Country and we live our values. We are looking for a passionate, hard-working individual to join our growing company of over 300 veterans and patriots. We are Grunt Style and This We'll Defend.