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Supply Chain Intelligence Mgr - Inspirational Fitness Brand

Job Title: Supply Chain Intelligence Mgr - Inspirational Fitness Brand
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH83671
Contact Name: Brendon OSullivan
Contact Email: brendon@handle.co.uk
Job Published: June 10, 2020 12:20

Job Description

Exciting New Contract to start ASAP - Working with a highly inspirational brand that is passionate about the wellbeing of their guests (customers) and their people. This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated manager with solid experience of supply chain/inventory and fulfillment process' to research and map out new opportunities to enhance the customer experience and maximise revenue.

About this role

  • This fixed term contract role will be primarily focused on identifying and articulating initiatives in EMEA which will transform guest experiences across channels through fulfilment and inventory strategies
  • Once identified, these initiatives will be prioritized, in partnership with leadership across business and technology, to create a fulfillment and inventory intelligence roadmap
  • The role requires a deep understanding of distribution, technology, retail, motivating factors of guest behavior, and lululemon internal structures, processes and teams, to help drive results and support us in delivering world class digital omni experiences
  • It requires solid experience of business case creation and gaining executive leadership alignment on strategic undertakings
  • If successful, this role has the potential to become a full-time long-term role embedded in the EMEA business

A day in the life:

  • Researches and maps out the current and future inventory landscape in EMEA
  • Partners with key stakeholders, including Retail; Retail Ops; IT; DC; and Digital to understand key pain points and future vision
  • Evaluates and articulates the fulfilment and inventory intelligence strategy for Europe
  • Evaluates the cost-benefit of all initiatives, partnering with key stakeholders to understand effort and impact to guests and the business
  • Creates a 3 year roadmap in alignment with leadership, and works with Finance to secure funding for the immediate and long term
  • Liaises with Product Management function to prioritise work
  • Meets with existing and prospective vendors to understand the fulfilment landscape
  • Reports back on progress to EMEA leadership

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelors degree in business, technology or supply chain management, applicable post-secondary education
  • 7+ years' experience in supply chain, fulfillment, inventory control and technology functions or related spaces
  • A personally responsible self-starter
  • Ability to understand and solve complex problems
  • Well organized with an ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Vertical retail and/or project management skills
  • Comfortable coordinating with multiple cross-functional stakeholders

Handle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.