Camping World and Good Sam Business Analyst - Apparel in Lakeville, Minnesota
One of the best things about spending time outdoors are the stories waiting to be told. Gander Outdoors is the leading outdoor retailer that operates in local communities and online to serve all our customers, no matter where they live. We are outdoor enthusiasts who provide regional and seasonally relevant products priced competitively to fit your family's outdoor needs.
With local stores across the nation and a website that helps you get the gear you need when you need it, we invite you to go write your story. Who knows? Maybe a new career is the perfect next chapter.
The Business Analyst will implement and replenish inventory, utilize data to analyze sales trends to forecast and support retail and e-commerce inventory needs, in addition to managing to company KPI within an open-to-buy budget. You will work closely with merchandising, supply chain, e-commerce and store operations in addition to our vendor partners.
Manage inventory flow and replenishment to optimize retail in-stocks within an OTB budget
Analyze sales trends, and forecast product demand to support inventory needs
Collaborate with vendor partners to ensure inventory demand is forecasted, and orders are tracked and delivered on time.
Analyze business trends and help develop and implement process improvements
Support E-Commerce sales and backorder resolution for our online channels
Work with lead analyst to develop best business practices and KPI measurements
Manage replenishment parameters to optimize retail inventory needs with "just in time" inventory.
Reports to the Director of Inventory
BA/BS in Business, Finance or Retail Merchandising; 2-3 years of applicable work experience in a retail setting or an internship in a similar retail business setting
Ideal candidate will have relevant experience in Apparel and Accessories.
Proficiency with MS Office Suite and other PC applications
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Assertive with strong initiative and willing to learn and grow in a fast paced, ever changing retail environment
Demonstrated organizing and prioritizing skills, attention to detail, and initiative in completing tasks in a timely and reliable manner.
Strong communication skills to support teamwork, as well as contact with stores, vendors, and merchants.
We don't just accept diversity -- we support it, celebrate it and thrive on it for the benefit of our associates, our customers and our company. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace where we strive to think outside -- and not simply check -- the box.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled