Supply Chain Analyst

  • Dillard's
  • Little Rock, AR
  • 07/29/2018
Full time Retail Supply Chain

Job Description

Dillard's, Inc. ranks among the nation's largest fashion apparel, cosmetics and home furnishings retailers with annual sales exceeding $6.3 billion. The Company focuses on delivering maximum fashion and value to its shoppers by offering compelling selections complemented by exceptional customer care. The Company comprises of nearly 300 stores, spanning 29 states, all operating with one name - Dillard's.

The Supply Chain Analyst will work with a diverse team to manage, develop, and improve Dillard?s supply chain, with a specific focus on the inventory management system. The Analyst will use mathematical modeling and data analysis to develop profit-based decision models, both ad hoc and productional, and will communicate the business case, plans for implementation, and results to management and stakeholders. Working with all areas and levels of the company, the Analyst will improve the profitability of the supply chain. Strong communication skills are essential, and the Analyst should be prepared to work in flexible roles on diverse teams. The ability to travel occasionally is a requirement. The Analyst will be involved in: Inventory Management Data Analysis Operations Research Optimization Financial and Economic Modeling Stochastics Statistics Forecasting Project Management

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Authorization to work in the US without sponsorship
  • Education: BS or MS in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or related field
  • Mathematical modeling
  • SQL
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Clear, Concise Communication
  • Presentation Design and Delivery
  • Team Mentality

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Proficiency with Python, R, or other languages useful for mathematical modelling
  • Operations Research Methods
  • Forecasting
  • Statistics
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Visualization