Company Name:

Energizer Holdings


Bentonville, AR

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Date Posted:

October 8, 2019

Replenishment Manager - Walmart

This is EnergizerEnergizer Holdings is leading the charge to connect our brands, our people and the products we offer to the world more than anyone else. Together, we're creating a game plan for the future - one that defines where and how we'll play, and what it takes to win.Our colleagues hail from all backgrounds, nationalities and walks of life, but our shared values and passion for winning make us one team. Whatever your specialty, you'll find that excelling at Energizer Holdings provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.Position SummaryThe Replenishment Manager - Walmart is a critical role in Energizer's Supply Chain team. This is a customer facing and customer influencing role that is accountable to consistently deliver customer fill rate and on time delivery at the lowest cost. This role is accountable to drive continuous improvement in the Energizer/Walmart Supply Chain year on year.Accountabilities* Drives sales and profits through innovative replenishment approaches, industry knowledge and technical expertise to ensure store level and DC level inventories are in line with the company's objectives. Proactively identifies opportunities to optimize POS and other key metrics.* Drives delivery of key replenishment metrics to ensure fines and deductions are avoided: OTIF (On Time and In Full), Case Fill Rate, Inventory Levels and other key metrics.* Drives Walmart demand forecast accuracy improvement to ensure both OTIF and inventory metrics are delivered.* Develops and leads replenishment strategies for seasonal, promotions and natural disasters.* Drives resolution of replenishment issues and implements risk mitigation where necessary by leading cross functional/cross supply chain teams and collaborating with Walmart Replenishment and Supply Chain teams.* Drives continuous improvement in the Value to Serve Walmart.* Translates specific customer needs or requirements into Integrated Supply Chain (ISC) actions; leads ISC team to deliver.* Key point of contact with Walmart Corporate Replenishment & Supply Chain Teams, for all store and DC replenishment issues, strategies and initiatives.* Key point of contact with Replenishment Team, for all online replenishment issues, strategies and initiatives.* Creates and maintain strong working relationships with internal and external customers that interface with replenishment.Specific Accountabilities* Oversees all replenishment activities and volumes for Walmart U.S Inc.* Maintains excellent store level in stocks and inventory flow/controls, working closely with both the Walmart Commercial team and the Energizer Supply Chain team.o Utilizes data and analytics to formulate recommendations that ensure in stocks are 98% or greater, while avoiding inventory issues at Walmart, or Energizer.* Delivers category leading customer service and on-time delivery through driving continuous improvement in Walmart demand forecast accuracy and logistics practices.o Reports Walmart Ships and Orders total dollars vs. plan.o Evaluates In-stocks and weekly cuts by product segment and identify root cause of the cut, time to recover, and solution to Walmart Sales team and Supply Chain on a weekly basis.* Partners with the Walmart Replenishment & Supply Chain teams to identify opportunities to drive growth and efficiencies through the end-to-end supply chain.* Investigates fines and deductions, defining root cause and driving appropriate actions to ensure issues are not repeated; challenges fines and deductions as appropriate.* Leads the Walmart demand consensus process to ensure proper preparation, participation and alignment by key stakeholders.o Partners with the commercial organization to ensure Supply chain has clear visibility to short, mid and long-term demand projections for capacity planning purposes.o Drive process alignment with multiple business inputs for trend awareness and speed to action, leveraging existing tools and data sets.o Develops and implements replenishment strategies for seasonal, promotions and natural disasters and ensures demand plan reflects strategies.o Engages with Walmart Replenishment team to identify opportunities to drive demand forecasting improvement through use of insights and data.o Collaborate closely with key internal stakeholders to ensure the planning is seen as a core collaborative partner in business delivery and planning.o Shares lessons learned and process improvements with other replenishment managers and account teams for adoption.* Oversees inventory and service level/in-stock position to ensure smooth flow of merchandise into and out of DCs, stores and online.o Ensures key demand shifts are clearly outlined to Supply Planning and Customer Supply Chain in order to ensure delivery.o Supports flawless product launches and SKU rationalization efforts.o Aggressively manages unproductive Walmart inventory, identifies trends and develops recommendations to resolve issues.o Analyzes inventory levels and optimize return on investment of retail inventory across multiple product lines and Departments inside Walmart.Required Skills and Experience* Must hold a minimum of a BS/BA degree --Logistics, Supply Chain, Engineering, Business Administration, Organization Effectiveness, or related preferred.* Minimum of 5 years' experience within Product Supply, Supply Chain (either/or transportation, DC operations, OTC or operational planning) or Customer Supply Management* Excellent working knowledge of end to end Consumer Packaged Goods supply chain processes* Analytical skills/abilities to analyze data from various systems to get to opportunity/root cause* Ability to make independent decisions, excellence with critical thinking and judgment* Knowledge of Retail Link and GRS to maximize and evaluate inventory, drive in-stocks and logistics data* Proven ability to collaborate effectively with customers both inside and outside the organization* Able to work under pressure and cope with high volume workload* Must possess excellent communication, organizational and PC skills (MS Office and Excel)* Customer focused with strong needs identification capacity* Self-starter & initiative takerPreferred Skills and ExperienceSAP knowledge, inventory management, replenishment manager experience is preferredWorking Relationships & EnvironmentWorking Relationships* Reports to Sr. Manager, Key Account Supply Chain* Key relationships include Sales colleagues, Customer Supply Chain, Demand and Supply Planning, Marketing, Price revenue management, Financial Forecast AnalystsJob Tools* Software applications such as Microsoft office, SAP, IBP, Mercury,* Retail Link and GRS* Laptop computer, mobile phone.Work Environment* Domestic travel up to 10%An Offer to Grow OnEnergizer offers a competitive compensation package which includes medical and retirement savings coverage, paid holidays. Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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