Merchandise Allocation Analyst

Employment type: Full-time
City: Kitchener
Last visit: 2014-10-08
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-08


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About Us

Carter's Inc. Canada is a growing national retailer of children's apparel under the time-tested and well-loved brands OshKosh B'Gosh and Carter's. We have over 110 stores across Canada, now from coast-to-coast! We are looking for people to join our Corporate Head Office, national Distribution Centre and in-store Retail teams who share our passion and energy! If you dream of working with innovative people who support and inspire you, count on Carter's.

Job Description

Carter’s inc. Canada, a growing national retailer of children’s apparel, requires a Planning & Merchandise Allocation Analyst for our Corporate Head Office in Cambridge, Ontario.


Reporting directly to the Replenishment Manager, the incumbent in this position will be responsible for the following:


On-going replenishment activities for assigned categories

Maintaining MIN MAX’s in our Retail-1 system

Effectively planning replenishment requirements for promotions and seasonality

Partnering with buying and planning to participate in initial allocation strategies for each store

Understanding all opportunities and challenges of each store to ensure each store is receiving the right replenishment product at the right time

Improving store turnover and inventory flow

All decisions must be made with Sales Growth and Profit being top of mind




Strong analytical skills

Strong drive and initiative; self-motivated

Oral and Written Communication, Critical Thinking, Time Management, Detail Oriented, Analytical Comprehension and Microsoft Office

Strong excel skills

Ability to work independently and within a team environment,  with a strong ability to multi-task

Demonstrating respect towards your Manager/Leader and team members

Inventory Management background

5+ years retail industry experience


Interested candidates may confidentially submit their resumes directly to:

Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: Any

Industry: Apparel and Fashion

Job Function: Manufacturing