Req ID:  3913

Hong Kong, China

Date:  5 Jun 2023

Category Assistant, Replenishment & Allocation

Job Description

Category Assistant, Replenishment & Allocation (R&A) is responsible for execution of inventory flow from the global warehouses to the stores for multiple categories of product. The R&A Category Assistant will build strong relationships with Global Merchant and Planning teams, Division PSMs. 

  • Taking full ownership of a portfolio by executing replenishment & allocation plan by understanding location parameters inclusive of seasonality, holiday peaks, promotions, regulatory requirements, and warehouse to store lead-times, custom closures and store inventory holding capacity
  • Ensure inventory targets and KPIs (In stock%, WOC, % to PS / OUTL) are met; 
  • Analyze brand performance and optimize inventory for assigned portoflio
  • Develop and maintain effective working partnership with key stakeholders
  • Maintain frequent communication with business stakeholders (Merchant/Planning, store)
  • Adhoc Tasks as needed to support R&A team


Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree of above
  • Previous experience in retail and Merchandising preferred
  • Analytical mindset / skills and business acumen
  • Ability to work independently and proactively; with a high ambition to learn
  • Able to work in fast paced environment 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English

DFS is an equal opportunity employer. It is the Company’s policy and practice to employ, promote and treat all employees and applicants on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency and to provide all employees with a workplace that is free of discrimination. Employment decisions are based on qualifications such as education, work experience and talent, and are made without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other basis protected by law.