San Francisco, CA | Global Planning and Merchandising Team | Reports to Manager of Retail Planning
Who is Allbirds?
At Allbirds, we believe in using business as a force for good. We’re a global footwear and apparel brand with roots in New Zealand and our headquarters in San Francisco. Since 2016, we’ve been on a mission to prove that comfort, design, and sustainability aren’t mutually exclusive. Our commitment to creating better things in a better way is fueled by a belief that the fashion industry needs to focus less on flash and more on thoughtfulness. And as a certified B Corp, we’re dedicated to making the most sustainable products we can using premium natural materials - designed for life’s everyday adventures.
Where we need help
Allbirds is in the process of building a world class operational team to increase our ability to consistently surprise and delight our customers while making the most positive impact to our environment. As we continue to grow at an enormous pace, we need to ensure that we manage our supply chain efficiently from start to finish.
The Supply Chain Planning team plays a critical role in ensuring this occurs. The team is divided into global and retail planning. The global planning team is responsible for managing supply and demand across all assortments, factory management and working with upstream teams through development and strategy and downstream teams for sales and execution. The retail planning team sits within planning and is focused on retail forecasting, store replenishments and inventory management. The team works closely with Global Planning, Retail Operations, Product Strategy and Logistics to ensure retail inventory is optimized at the store level to maximize sales and protect customer experience.
The Retail Allocation Analyst will sit within the Retail Planning + Allocation team and be responsible for managing our expanding retail footprint by identifying sales trends and ensuring we optimize our inventory assortment for sales and customer experience by store. As our business expands rapidly, the analyst will responsible for ensuring timely replenishments of inventory in alignment with our overall retail sales strategy and product pipeline.
The ideal candidate would be somebody having prior experience in an analytical role such as allocation, operations or planning. This is a high impact role that requires someone with a strong analytical mindset, great communication and cross-functional collaboration skills. The candidate will work extensively with retail operations, logistics, warehousing, and product strategy teams.
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Allbirds is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. Allbirds policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, marital or veteran status, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics (or those of a family member), sexual orientation, pregnancy, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. It also prohibits discrimination based on a perception that anyone has any of those characteristics, or is associated with a person who has or is perceived as having any of those characteristics. All such discrimination is unlawful.