Función Laboral: Operaciones

Tipo de contrato: Jornada Completa

Ubicación: Florida - St. Petersburg

País: USA

SalonCentric, a subsidiary of L’Oréal USA, is the premiere distributor in the United States of salon professional products. Through its hundreds of stores, national field sales force and sub-distribution network, SalonCentric promotes the finest professional beauty brands and educates stylists on the latest products and trends. 

POSITION:                 Demand Planning Analyst


REPORTS TO:          Manager – Merchandise Planning


LOCATION:               St. Petersburg, FL




This position is responsible for the demand planning, forecasting and purchasing for multiple brands of products for multiple distribution centers and company-owned stores.



·         Maintain established stock and service levels

·         Support and provide demand forecasts for Distribution Centers located nationally

·         Handle stock SKU’s to recommended DOS targets.

·         Maintain open to buy for vendors for multiple distribution centers.

·         Create purchase orders for basic stock SKU’s, new products, promotions, promotional materials, shows and sales meetings.

·         Prepare analysis to support vendor SKU rationalization.

·         Resolve payment issues with Accounting.

·         Maintain MRP parameters, obtain MSDS sheets.

·         Resolve DC inventory issues, freight shortages and overages and large cycle count adjustments.

·         Reconcile purchase orders to vendor acknowledgements.

·         Track purchase orders for on time delivery.

·         Partner with Vendors to trouble shoot issues and resolve matters quickly.

·         Provide proactive and backup data reporting and analysis.

·         Review Inventory for multiple distribution centers.

·         Communicate with Store Replenishment Team on launch and promotional activity.

·         Analyze and present historical sales trends, research demand drivers, gather forecast data, develop statistical forecast models, and provide assessment of forecast findings




·         Bachelor’s Degree required

·         Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in demand planning or similarly analytical field; experience in financial analysis, forecasting, data/statistical analysis highly desirable

·         Strong software skills including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel; knowledge of SAP highly desirable.

·         Detail-oriented with excellent analytical and quantitative skills

·         Strong organizational skills with attention to detail

·         Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to interact effectively and professionally with peers and management

·         Ability to work in team environment and independently

·         Must have long-term authorization to work in the U.S.