Seasoned inventory planning analyst offering extensive experience in retail management. Focused on maximizing sales through effective research and performance analysis.Seeking new challenges and opportunities to continue to build upon my communication, interpersonal and management skills, while using data analysis to assist in driving growth within Wegmans.
Excellent verbal and written skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Proficient in online social media
Strong organizational, analytical and customer service abilities
Continuous process improvements
Financial planning & plan management
Inventory Planner , 01/2016 to Current Gap Inc- Old Navy – San Francisco, CA
Manages sales and inventory plans at Old Navy- a $72M portfolio.
Responsible for ensuring that the development and management of assortment, demand and inventory plans achieve divisional financial goals.
Lead cross functional teams through analysis by providing compelling and relevant data for profitable growth categories throughout the inventory management life cycle.
Forecast in-season sales and inventory to develop strategies that maximize opportunities and mitigate risk. Strategize, recommend and execute in-season pricing strategies
Inventory Analyst, 01/2014 to 01/2016 Gap Inc- Old Navy – San Francisco, CA
Responsible for financial planning and forecasting of certain classes within - a $133M portfolio.
Prior to my promotion to own an entire category, I managed this portfolio entirely, owning all classes, which contributed to 25% of retail volume within my division.
Provide recommendations, supported by data analysis, to influence the development of department/class level plans.
Continuous monitoring of in-season actualized sales and the impacts on long-range plans.
Manage inventory plans from investment through allocation execution, including ongoing assessments and updates.
Executing strategies for pricing, promotions to align with cost strategies.
Inventory Allocator Old Navy, 01/2012 to 01/2014 Gap Inc- Old Navy – San Francisco, CA
Executing initial and seasonal inventory allocations and replenishment exceptions to over 950 stores across the US.
Managing store-level inventory levels and data points from retail stores, distribution centers, and vendors from across the world.
Analyzing product inventory levels and developing strategies for packing retail products and balancing size profitability
Preparing DC capacity forecasts and action plans to manage product flow that match sales plans while addressing Distribution Center capacity.
Communicated with vendors regarding inventory needs to maintain key item stock levels
Bachelor of Science: Business, 2012 State University of New York at Geneseo - Geneseo
Emphasis in Supply Chain Management and Marketing.