Central Replenishment Team Assistant

Recruiter
Argos
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted
08 Dec 2018
Closes
05 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As a Central Replenishment Team (CRT) Assistant, you'll help us to ensure that we always have the most efficient service, so that our stock is where it needs to be for our customers and colleagues.

The role is a complex one as it is multi-channel, multi-systems along with a varied internal customer base. This will require creative thinking to overcome complexity in the following areas:

Delivering great availability & serviceability in Customer Stocking Locations (ADSI, RFC, Stores etc.???) by supporting the teams responsible for sales & margin performance of the business through ensuring actions are completed accurately and in line with agreed timelines and developing effective relationships across the Supply Chain

Ensuring the system is always configured optimally and accurately, in line with the company stocking policy driving the best customer proposition possible

Delivering outstanding execution and ongoing monitoring of availability by working collaboratively with key stakeholders to drive successful launch of new stocking points and beyond

Ensuring the right stock is in the right place at the right time to maximise promotional and key events availability. Identification of any outliers to ensure necessary resolution, escalation and risk mitigation.

More about the role:

Review RFC KPI's daily and liaise with key stakeholders where required to resolve any issues
Involvement to ensure the Pre Order process is followed and SKU's are set up and managed correctly within CRT
To ensure the systems parameters are aligned to operational reality and deliver best possible service to our customers
To support line managers with adhoc requests to supply chain data and provide initial insight into what the data is showing
Ensure changes in RFC's (openings) open with maximised availability through minimising out of stocks on all SKU's
To develop effective relationships with key stakeholders (ADSI Ops Team, Commercial, RFC's)

More about you:

Good knowledge of Supply Chain and Stock Management principles / processes
Good knowledge of Excel, Word, AIP or similar replenishment systems
Good communications skills at all levels of the business
Significant experience in Supply Chain / Store Stock Management / Logistics / Operations
Demonstrable drive & commitment and willingness to learn and adapt
Good levels of planning, organisational skills and the ability to multi task