Stein Mart is currently seeking a Supply Chain Performance Specialist that will provide administrative support and analyses of supply chain business processes and functional requirements, development of business cases in the support of process changes and/or projects.
Support the Supply Chain Performance team as a liaison between merchants, vendors and Supply Chain regarding improved vendor performance (i.e., pre-ticketing, on-time and accurate shipments)
Track and report vendor performance data to management; create and distribute applicable reports for monthly status updates
Resolve vendor issues with assessed Business Recovery Charges
Ensure all Stein Mart Business rules and Supply Chain information are accurately presented and maintained on vendor website
Field vendor/buyer inquiries on Stein Mart’s vendor performance requirements
Support monthly scorecard creation
Support the analysis and reporting in support of ongoing and emergent business initiatives, e.g. multi-node network, direct to consumer, private label, SKU rationalization, and direct foreign factory sourcing
Provide back up to all vendor service positions as required
Minimum Job Requirements:
High School diploma or equivalent; related post-secondary degree in Supply Chain preferred.
3+ years related experience in Retail sales or Customer Service environment, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills; demonstrated ability to collect, assimilate and synthesize relevant business/systems information
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Demonstrated strong telephone and email etiquette
Demonstrated strong collaboration/relationship building skills and strong customer service orientation; ability to work in a team environment with a customer-focused approach and aptitude for continuous improvement in serving internal and external customers
Strong proficiency with PC and web based applications, and database tools (i.e., Outlook, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Access and Microstrategy knowledge a plus)
Strong organizational and time management skills
Demonstrated knowledge of accounting processes
Strong attention to detail
Strong team player as well as a self-starter
Strong keyboard/data entry skills
Advanced skill level with MS Excel and Access
Background in Finance or Purchasing
Experience in development and analysis of operating metrics
Stein Mart's style is to operate department-like stores that feature discount prices. With some 260 shops in some 30 states, it sells...