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Allocation Analyst

Location: Bangalore, KA, India - J. C. PENNEY SERVICES INDIA PVT. LTD. Registered office at Manyata Embassy Business Park
Job ID: 1116834
Date: February 17, 2024

Job Description

General Description




Allocation Analyst, Bangalore Planning and Allocation


The Allocation Analyst will be part of Planning & Allocation Team where you will leverage your skills and business acumen to achieve the organization and team goals.


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Creates and directs the allocation strategy for area of responsibility in support of assortment plans and ensures     consistency and accuracy of allocation analysis and tactical actions.
  • Responsible to ensure allocation objectives are met and to ensure proper execution of all allocations.
  • Drives pre-season and post-season analysis and reviews to uncover opportunities and risks across classes.
  • Develops recommendations for in-season changes and pre-season assortment plans and flow to ensure maximization of objectives.
  • Responsible for hindsight review from previous seasons and plan for future seasons with analysis and recommendations
  • Communicates with various levels of management including Planning and Allocation managers, replenishment manager, financial planners and buyers


Core Competencies & Accomplishments:


  • 2 to 4 years of experience in Retail Supply Chain - planning and allocation, merchandising planning, inventory management and forecasting
  • Critical thinking, Problem Solving & Decision-making
  • Business planning and financial analysis, Allocation, Planning, Buying, Merchandising, Inventory Control and Supply Chain knowledge
  • Proficiency in DCM/JDA/EFAs or other planning and allocation operating system
  • Experience with Oracle Planning & Reporting tools a plus
  • Proficiency in intermediate excel.

Enjoy a rewarding career at JCPenney India, where we offer a competitive benefits package, a vibrant work environment, and the opportunity to make a difference at one of America's most iconic retailers.

  • Benefits: Medical insurance coverage, Accident insurance, Life and Gratuity insurance, Employee assistance program, creche/day care support,adoption assistance program,paid leaves, maternity leave, paternity leave, bereavement leave, adoption leave, compensatory leave,free cab services(door pick up and door drop),Ekin Care.
  • On-site amenities: Onsite sick/wellness room, office doctor visits, cafeteria services(free lunch),tuck shop, nursing/lactation room,footstools for expecting mothers, gym, innovation lab, recreation room, vibrant co-working spaces and meeting rooms.
  • Exciting location: Our office is located in one of India's largest contiguous and most-well known business parks. Spanning 15.2 msf, Embassy Manyata is located in a prominent growth corridor, which connects the international airport to the city centre.
  • Opportunities for growth and development: We are committed to helping our employees grow their careers and develop their skills. We offer a variety of training and development programs, as well as opportunities for advancement.
  • Collaborative and supportive culture: We believe in creating a workplace where everyone feels valued and respected. We encourage teamwork and collaboration, and we are always looking for ways to support our employees' success. 

About JCPenney: 


JCPenney is the shopping destination for diverse, working American families. With inclusivity at its core, the Company’s product assortment meets customers’ everyday needs and helps them commemorate every special occasion with style, quality and value. JCPenney offers a broad portfolio of fashion, apparel, home, beauty and jewelry from national and private brands and provides personal services including salon, portrait and optical. The Company and its 50,000 associates worldwide serve customers where, when and how they want to shop – from jcp.com to more than 650 stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. In 2022, JCPenney celebrates 120 years as an iconic American brand by continuing its legacy of connecting with customers through shopping and community engagement. Please visit JCPenney’s Newsroom to learn more and follow JCPenney on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.


For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page. 

Job Title: Allocation Analyst
Location: Bangalore, KA, India - J. C. PENNEY SERVICES INDIA PVT. LTD. Registered office at Manyata Embassy Business Park
Job ID: 1116834

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