Senior Solutions Analyst - Project (Full-Time Remote or Hybrid)

Employer
Target
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Posted
Nov 29, 2021
Closes
Dec 22, 2021
Employment Status
Full Time
Description:
About us:

As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members worldwide, Target is an iconic brand and one of America's leading retailers.​

Working at Target means the opportunity to help all families discover the joy of everyday life. Caring for our communities is woven into who we are, and we invest in the places we collectively live, work and play. We prioritize relationships, fuel and develop talent by creating growth opportunities, and succeed as one Target team. At our core, our purpose is ingrained in who we are, what we value, and how we work. It's how we care, grow, and win together.

Target Global Supply Chain and Logistics is evolving at an incredible pace. We are constantly reimagining how we get the right product to the right guest even better, faster and more cost effectively than before. We are becoming more intelligent, automated and algorithmic in our decision-making, so that no matter how guests shop-in stores or on Target.com-we deliver the convenience and immediate gratification they demand and deserve. We are on a mission to win decisively over any competitor, with a seamless and superior guest service experience unlike any they can offer. Our teams work with the agility our mission requires, and we constantly come together to implement new processes in record time. So we're looking for exceptional people who are proactive, creative, independent, innovative, risk-savvy and comfortable working in varying degrees of ambiguity. Are you a critical thinker who seeks the root cause and can analyze both qualitatively and quantitatively? Are you a creative problem-solver who simplifies problems, quickly identifies solutions, commits to a plan and then positively influences others to execute it? If so, you will have success on one of our dynamic teams.

Are you looking to see more, do more, and achieve more? A role in Inventory Management Operations allows you to leverage your expertise by analyzing, researching, and creating solutions on a large scale to enhance Target's ability to manage inventory.

As a Senior Inventory Operations Analyst:

• Maintain a focus on Out-of-Stocks below goal through leadership and weekly activities with the Inventory Management teams.

• Quickly identify issues and recommend solutions to support a diverse business.

• Leverage strong project management skills to scope, scale, analyze, and create sound solutions addressing root cause to Inventory Management related initiatives and projects.

• Create a sense of urgency and high level of focus on OOS opportunities for the top focus areas such as Never Out Items, Company Space and Salesplans, and High Volume Stores.

• Develop, train and reinforce process expectations for weekly and seasonal replenishment. This requires influencing a team to believe it is the right decision.

• Partner with other IM Ops team members, such as the S&OP Team, Process Team, or Company & Seasonal Events Team to provide input, support and reinforce process expectations to achieve OOS and inventory goals.

• Influence teams and provide training on process expectation for replenishment action steps associated with Transitions and Company Space/Salesplans

Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:
  • Four-year degree or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of experience in Target Supply Chain or Merchandising roles
  • Working understanding of Target Inventory Management replenishment systems
  • Excellent analytical ability
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Curiosity with a desire to learn and innovate
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently to prioritize and take action
  • Flexibility & resiliency; comfortable working in 'grey areas' that are constantly changing
  • Demonstrated ability to manage tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment


This position may be considered for a Full-Time Remote or Hybrid work arrangement based on Target's needs. A Hybrid work arrangement means the team members core role will be a blend of virtual and onsite at a Target location. A Full-Time Remote work arrangement means the team member works full-time from home or an alternate location that's not a Target location, does not have a desk at their primary HQ work location and may travel to HQ up to 4 times a year.

Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada residents is $62,500 to $112,500. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, Target cares about and invests in you as a team member, so that you can take care of yourself and your family. Find competitive benefits from financial and education to well-being and beyond.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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