The ideal Allocator is analytical, motivated and results orientated. This role supports operating in the allocation space (e.g. Item Intent, MRI Reporting, Assortment Builder, and JDA Allocation and RMS).
A day in the life
Provide JDA Allocation support in Full Price & Off-Price businesses.
Execute buys in JDA Allocation based on Merchants vision of orders and reorders.
Develop Allocation Strategy and proactively look for opportunities to ensure efficient and accurate allocations.
Act as Subject Matter Expert within the Inventory Deployment suite; continue to develop proficiency.
Develop an understanding of the needs, wants and expectations of the customer.
Demonstrate ability to style flex based on audience.
Show flexibility to support the business amidst changing priorities.
Contribute to waste reduction and continuous improvement efforts.
You own this if you have
Bachelor's degree in Merchandising or related field preferred.
Minimum 2 years' experience in retail merchandise Planning, Inventory Management or equivalent required.
Provide exceptional customer service through professionalism, ownership and initiative.
Show commitment to team through collaboration and positive, proactive communication.
Demonstrate productivity using time efficiently and effectively to deliver results.
Handle all responsibilities in a solution - focused and timely way.
Proficiency in MS Office suite required.
Clear and effective written and verbal communication and strong interpersonal skills required.
Proven ability to work in a fast paced, continuously evolving, and at times ambiguous environment.
We've got you covered
Our employees are our most important asset and that's reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:
Lifework / EAP resources
A few more important points...
The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It's not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.
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