Burlington Merchandise Process Analyst in Los Angeles, California
LOCATION 700 South Flower Street Los Angeles CA US 90017
The Merchandise Process Analyst is responsible for maximizing profit by minimizing order processing cost through optimal order management, pack configuration, and effective use of technology and operational processes.
Point of Contact for Order Writing:
Develop, oversee and deliver order writing and process training for Assistant Buyer new hires and when new-to-assignment
Serve as order writing expert and resolve all merchant order writing issues
Collaborate with vendors as order process expert and resolve issues related to order documentation
Establish and document vendor order writing exception processes
Document and promote best practices for managing and order writing for DC Special Processes
Order Process liaison between Merchants and technical teams:
Facilitate communication between merchants and technical teams including but not limited to EDI, GAD, MAD, BI with goal to develop efficient, seamless solutions for order management to reduce merchant workload and avoid vendor confusion
Partner with Vendor Relations to problem solve issues with existing or new vendors related to purchase order transmission through EDI
Collaborate with MIO, Supply Chain, Vendor Relations, Planning and Allocations and Merchants to identify opportunities to streamline Burlington order process and improve processing
Control Supply Chain Value Added Activities through Order Writing:
Identify opportunities to eliminate vendors from the upfront preticketing exception list through partnership with the merchants and vendors
Reduce cost and time to process through right sizing pack configurations, and utilizing ship to mark for, and complex prepack options
Drive decisions on packing and sizing for upfront orders through collaboration with vendors, buyers, planners, supply chain.
Identify reporting needs to provide visibility of opportunities and results to Merchants, Supply Chain, and MIO and Merchant Management
Develop and maintain effective working relationships with members of cross-functional teams.
Create a strong partnership with Buying and Supply Chain.
Keep individual, division, and total company goals in mind when making decisions.
Demonstrate and utilize strong communication skills in interactions with Burlington Associates.
Displays Burlington Stores, Inc. Core Values in everyday interactions.
Participates in team’s activities and helps support and develop a team environment.
Fosters an environment of continual training and development
Acts as a leader to support company objectives and values.
Fosters job satisfaction and positive employee morale.
Scope and Impact:
The Merchandise Process Analyst will be the primary point of contact to resolve all order writing questions and concerns raised by the merchants and vendors.
The Merchandise Process Analyst is responsible for driving the product flow initiative to maximize profit by reducing cost and time of processing goods.
The Merchandise Process Analyst will have frequent interaction with DMMs, Buyers, Assistant Buyers, Vendors, Supply Chain, Vendor Relations, and Allocation Managers.
- 4 year College degree or equivalent work experience
2-3 years of experience in merchandising
Experience with Merchandise systems is preferred.
Skills and Abilities:
Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
Strong analytical skills
Excellent organization skills and detail-orientation with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time.
Ability to manage through conflict and problem resolution.
Strong computer skills with a thorough knowledge base of Microsoft Excel.
Ability to identify and apply systems solutions to business problems.
Ability to work independently
Ability to adapt to changes.
…are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;
…take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;
…are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;
…believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;
…want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;
Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!
You will enjoy a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
Posting Number 2022-182226
Location US-CA-Los Angeles
Address 700 South Flower Street
Shopping Center Suite 3100
Zip Code 90017
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 5/9/2022 7:55 PM
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category MIO