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Inventory Reporting & Analytics Director - Fashion/Apparel

02 December | Executive po­si­tion | 100%

Strategic mindset with an ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks or project.

Ability to set clear priorities for the teams, with the right sense of urgency

Inventory Reporting & Analytics Director - Fashion/Apparel

Our client is an international retail firm, based everywhere in the world with its European HQ in Geneva.

Scope of inventory management is for all EMEA channels which are in either the direct to consumer market or the wholesale arena.

The main purpose of inventory reporting is to provide up-to date information of the amount of inventory the business owns (on hand and in transit) at a given time as well as providing forecasted levels of inventory in the future.


As a Director, you will manage 2 managers :

  • Oversight EMEA Inventory Reporting and forecasting for full FY, moving through 4 fast paced seasons and a replenishment program.
  • Contribute to a consistent inventory forecasting methodology across all regions
  • Ensure right level of communication and partnership with other Inventory management relevant teams, such as Inventory Accounting, PFS, Liquidation, Inbound management or Revenue Flow among others.
  • Sharperexcessinventoryforecastingandreportingdifferentiating:
    • Ex/New season's stock
    • Replenishment
    • Carry Over inventory reporting - continuous improvement of previous season's stock movements reporting in partnership with Merch. teams
  • InterandIntra-regioninventorymovementworkstreamcreatedwithSupplyChain andIT
    • PSR - partnership with Regional Merch, DTC Inv. Control and DC to increase stores' returns forecast accuracy
  • Disposition forecasting and reporting created with Accounting controllership and supply chain
  • Improvements of In-Transit forecasting through partnership with Supply Chain, Transport & Logistics and accounting
  • Contribution to the forecasting of the Seasonal Buy Sign Off reviews by providing actuals and forecasted EMEA Whsl/DTC buys
  • Support to Accounting & Inventory Control for the calculation of NRV levels by providing Gross to Net expected excess by season.

Detect the needs of IM&IMO for cross functional and cross brand IT solutions and tools that facilitate IM & IMO activities.

Recommend and establish standards for Business Analysis to increase efficiency.

Collect cross-functional analyses & reporting needs, department tools and opportunities for standardization and automation of processes.

Supervise and guide the Development of standards and tools, to allow a regular repetition of reports and connections to/from them. Ensure their successful implementation.

Champion the initial end user transition to new tools and guarantee the right level of support and training.

Support initiatives for data integrity and normalization

Profil du candidat

Good english level (C1 minimum), a significant experience in Retail / apparel / wholesale industry is needed.

Qualities expected:

- Highly autonomous and committed to achieve financial and operational goals.

- Strong communication skills at all levels of business, with multiple internal and external partners.

- Capability to analyse risks and opportunities as well as putting forward ideas.

- Strategic mindset with an ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks or project.

- Ability to set clear priorities for the teams, with the right sense of urgency.

- Efficient time management, organizational ability and capacity to meet deadlines.

- Passionate team player and looking for continuous improvement and capable to lead process changes.

- Facilitation, negotiation and problem resolution skills.

Conditions et Avantages

Autonomy, career plan, work flexibility.