Job Description

Pre-Season Allocation Strategy and Parameters:

Supports Merchandise Planner in developing the Allocation Strategy & Framework

Supports in defining cross dock vs. replenishment strategies (holdback guidelines)

Defines seasonal range and store allocation plans

Optimizes size curves by store clusters

Manages space planning activities

In-Season Allocation / Replenishment / IBT Management:

Ensures that stock is directed to stores in the right volumes at the right time to optimize sales, ensuring that no over-stocks and out-of-stock situations occur across assigned network of stores

Monitors and tracks Brand Partner shipments / deliveries, to ensure brand partner compliance with Receipt Plan schedules

Allocates and replenishes stock across network of stores by taking into account pre-defined allocation and replenishment parameters (e.g., holdback guidelines, assortment plan, prioritization of stores, size curves)

Identifies and quantifies items (style / color / size) that need to be allocated (e.g. New seasonal products scheduled to arrive and require an initial allocation, Expansion of existing product lines, Promotions, Modification of an existing allocation, Products reaching end of their lifecycle)

Executes and oversees completion of Inter Branch Transfers (IBT) to optimize inventory across network of stores

Liaises with Merchandise Planner to analyze sales trends and inventory levels across network of stores


Works closely with Area Managers to ensure effective movement of stock across stores

Communicates with Distribution Center (DC) teams to provide and gain regular updates on stock movements

 Updates the Merchandise Planner on allocation and replenishment activities, issues faced, opportunities identified, and on other important factors that may impact day-to-day operations

About our client

Our Client is the largest franchise retailer in the KSA, MENA, Central Asia and Caucasus regions, and is the only public listed business of its type in the Middle East. Quality, innovation, service and trust .

Additional Details

Experience: 5 - 10 yrs.

Country: Saudi Arabia

City: Riyadh

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