Who Are We?
Winebow is comprised of national import and distribution houses that offer comprehensive portfolios of fine wine, spirits and sake from around the world. We strive to bring the best brands, knowledge and service to all U.S. markets.
Why Are We the Best?
By bringing together the best resources and best practices of each of our member companies, Winebow’s financial strength, operational expertise, extended reach, and focus on education, we provide a unique platform and an unprecedented level of service in the fine wine and spirits sector.
Why Should You Work Here?
Being a part of Winebow means being a part of a culture in which our employees, customers, suppliers and partners are recognized as the most important assets we have. It means being given the tools, training, and latitude to excel. It means being part of an organization that breaks the mold and embraces the ‘What If?’. It means turning passion into a career.
What Are We Looking For?
We are looking for a Supply Chain Analyst to join our Purchasing team in the Seattle location.
Manage inventory planning, forecasting, and procurement to meet target stock and customer service levels.
Ensure forecasting and inventory planning inputs and parameters are updated in planning tools such as, but not limited to: lead times, service levels, inventory target levels, and vintages.
Recommend adjustments to inventory levels and reorder points based on actual history, lead time changes and supplier specific parameters
Collaborate with Brand Management to incorporate Brand strategy, sales incentives, and market trends into forecasting tools and associated inventory procurement
Collaborate with Logistics and Operations to ensure efficient and cost effective movement of inventory
Provide data/input to Brand Management in support of brand strategy development and execution
Complete special projects and assignments as requested
Normal office environment.
Office equipment including computer, fax, photocopier, calculator, and telephone.
Sitting, manual dexterity, visual acuity, reaching, bending, and occasional lifting and moving up to 30 lbs.
Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management (planning, forecasting, procurement), Business Administration or related field preferred.
Three to five years’ experience in supply chain management, inventory management, and/or purchasing.
Strong analytical experience and aptitude required.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office Products.
Experience working with Supply Chain Planning systems such as Blue Ridge, Oracle, Logility, JDA preferred.
Experience working with ERP systems such as Great Plains, Navision, and Apprise preferred.
Experience working with BI Tools such as Diver, Halo, Business Objects preferred.
APICS CPIM/CSCP and/or CPSM certification a plus.
Experience in the wine and/or beverage industry a plus.