Inventory Analyst

Funko Seattle , WA 98155

Posted 2 months ago

Funko Overview

Welcome to the Funko-verse, a world built on pure imagination, a land governed by the philosophy that stories matter, a universe comprised of characters from countless fandoms, a galaxy of once upon a times and happily ever afters.

But what does Funko do?

Funko is a purveyor of pop culture, making and selling license-focused collectibles. We're based in Everett, WA where we have a store that delights kids of all ages (kids at heart included). We currently hold hundreds of licenses for franchises ranging from Marvel to Harry Potter, giving us the rights to create tens of thousands of charactersone of the largest portfolios in the pop culture and collectibles industry. We take your favorite characters and turn them into adorable, or sometimes scary, collectible figures. Our most famous line, Pop! Vinyl, has millions of fans around the world.

The Inventory Analyst is responsible for driving robust inventory management discipline throughout the Funko organization through action-focused reporting, process improvement and data quality vigilance. This role is a key connection point of S&OP to the organization with the Sales, Warehouse, Finance and Supply Chain functions.

Your Superpowers in Action

Inventory Management & Reporting

  • Responsible for providing timely and accurate analytical data and insight to support the decision-making needs of the organization to drive inventory management.

  • Gathers data and conducting analysis with the goal of improving the organization's supply chain operations

  • Develops and maintaining performance measurement analysis and reports for the supply chain team

  • Leads execution of inventory management reviews to ensure ownership and actions are taken on the inventory segmentation levels cross departmentally

  • Responsible for data driven recommendations to organization on inventory management decisions

Inventory Process Improvements

  • Investigates, recommends and works on the implementation of process changes necessary to increase throughput or remove operational barriers with inventory optimization

Data & Order Management

  • Ensure item data related to the product planning function is setup properly to ensure proper reporting

  • Researching customer sales and blanket orders, monitoring incoming purchase orders, frequently updating data and developing detailed reports

Must-Have Superhero Gadgetry

  • 3+ years' in a supply chain, product and inventory planning role, preferably for a consumer product organization

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy

  • Experience with an ERP, Dynamics NAV a plus

  • Proficient with MS Office Suite (Excel in particular)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business with focus on Operations or Supply Chain or financial product analysis preferred but not required

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