Overview

Sleep Country Product Supply Coordinator (20 months contract) Contract in Toronto, ON

Sleep Country

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Product Supply Coordinator (20 months contract)
Location:
Toronto, ON

O Previous experience in purchasing or supply chain is required along with a demonstrated understanding of inventory management and vendor management….

Individual Responsibilities
o Manage inventory levels and product flow within their assigned regions in order to meet customer demand and achieve 99.50% or greater on-time delivery to Sleep Country Canada/Dormez-vous? customers, while maintaining acceptable levels of inventory risk
o Be a key liaison between Sleep Country Canada/Dormez-vous? and its vendors and facilitate all manner of communication and coordination between the companies to maximize operational efficiency and ensure Sleep Country Canada/Dormez-vous? Customer satisfaction.
o Analyze regional unit movement on a daily, weekly, as needed basis to forecast future demand of various products
o Assess current stock levels at the DCs and determine quantities and timing of Purchase Orders to meet needs of business
o Maintain stocking programs as per prescribed guidelines for all product categories
o Plan and forecast for upcoming promotions and events and their impact on product demand to alter stock levels as needed to maintain 100% on-time delivery to customers
o Manage shipment flow into DCs on a daily basis to ensure on-time delivery of goods from suppliers
o Follow up with vendors on late shipments, product back orders or damaged goods to resolve issues as quickly as possible and mitigate customer back orders and impacts
o Troubleshoot problems as they occur to ensure maximum customer satisfaction
o Manage vendors consistently to ensure vendor service levels are being met
o Work with the rest of the PS team to tackle and resolve vendor and supply impacts
o Communicate as required to ensure effective relationships with other departments and our vendor partners
o Work on various projects and initiatives within the PS department
o Coordinate and manage reverse product flow throughout the company to ensure proper execution of the RTV process
o Vacation Coverage for day to day/tagged ordering
o This position will be working out of the Toronto office working 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Required Knowledge
o Completion of a post-secondary program in Purchasing, Supply Chain, or Operations (or equivalent)

Required Skills
o Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
o Exceptional problem solving skills
o Good communication skills (oral and written)

Required Experience
o 3-5 years of relevant work experience
o Previous experience in purchasing or supply chain is required along with a demonstrated understanding of inventory management and vendor management

Department Details:
From your first day in the product supply department, you are a valued asset! You will work with your team to manage inventory levels and product flow across the company to meet customer demand in each region. You will serve as a key liaison between Sleep Country Canada, Dormez Vous, Sleep America and itÂ’s vendors to facilitate all manner of communication and coordination between the companies to maximize operational efficiency and ensure our customers satisfaction 100% of the time. We count on our product supply team to forecast needs, troubleshoot when needed and use your skills and expertise on projects to better our programs. Your attention to detail, organization and communication skills will be the keys to your success in Product Supply!

Compensation:
This position offers a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience.

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-11
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