VF Corporation outfits consumers around the world with its diverse portfolio of iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans®, The North Face®, Timberland®, Dickies®. Founded in 1899, VF is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies with socially and environmentally responsible operations spanning numerous geographies, product categories and distribution channels. We’re committed to delivering innovative products to consumers and creating long-term value for our customers and shareholders.
We are a purpose-led company that seeks not only to succeed in business, but also to leverage our success and resources to make the world better. Through our brands and many associates around the world, we power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. We are movement makers. It’s who we are and have always been.
Powerful brands that are fueled by insights and innovation put us at the heart of our consumers’ lives. Many of our brands lead their respective categories, and some have risen to iconic status.
While our company and brands are diverse, we work together within a One VF culture to capitalize on our greatest opportunities for long-term performance. Across our company, a collaborative, global mindset differentiates our products and the unique experiences we provide to our consumers. It all adds up to a lasting competitive advantage built on harnessing the power of our differences to achieve great things together, all while positively impacting the lives of hundreds of millions of people and the world.
We are looking for skilled Managers to join our Demand and Supply Planning Teams. Become the Newest Member of The VF Family.
Come join our team at VF’s new headquarters in Denver, Colorado! We are actively recruiting for amazing talent! We are beginning to fill positions now through Fall of 2019 and proactively gathering potential candidates resumes. We will have one shared campus for many of our key brands: The North Face, JanSport, Eagle Creek, Smartwool and Altra.
We are looking for highly analytical & driven leaders that will be part of our best in class Supply Chain Organization!
Demand Planning Managers will lead a team of demand planning analysts. Ultimately, you will be responsible for analyzing historical data and identifying current trends to develop unconstrained customer demand forecasts. You will share these forecasts with cross functional teams including Finance, Sales, and Merchandising. Forecasts will impact long range planning, seasonal purchasing and in-season inventory management. You will be responsible for demand planning strategies and processes to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.
Supply Planning Managers will lead a team of Supply Planning Analysts. Ultimately, you will be responsible for procuring supply to meet service and inventory objectives. You will work with appropriate cross-functional teams to ensure on time deliveries from vendors and to customers. Key partners will include Global Sourcing, Logistics, Demand Planning, Fulfillment Centers and Customer Service. Additionally, you will understand capacity constraints and work to resolve issues proactively. You will be responsible for supply planning strategies and processes to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.
Skills for Success:
· Years of Related Professional Experience: 5+ years
· Ability to lead, coach and develop staff to improve performance and achieve professional goals
· Excellent Communication (verbal & written) skills
· Strong organizational skills
· Results driven
· Customer Focused
· Proven track record of working with stakeholders at varying levels of the organization
· Develops collaborative and diverse relationships
· Ability to understand, assess & problem solve by leveraging technical and analytical skills
· Technically Savvy (including expertise in Excel)
Educational/ Position Requirements:
· Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from four-year college or university (preferred concentration in Engineering, Supply Chain or Business Management)
· APICS Certification is a plus
· Six-Sigma Certification is a plus
· Travel to a specific brand location (Alameda, CA/Logan UT or Steamboat, CO) until move completes
· On-going travel up to 10%