Lenovo Retail Program Manager, North America Consumer Operations in Raleigh, North Carolina

This is a highly visible demand planning and operations role on a high performance team whose objective is to achieve industry-leading consumer PC operations. Responsibilities include demand forecasting, supply commits, inventory planning, and managing corresponding retail account operations. Close collaboration with cross-functional groups such as business planning, product management, sales, marketing, supply chain, global business unit, and customer support teams is paramount to achieve key objectives. Responsibilities:

  • Accountability for Retail specific supply/demand and operations management.

  • E2E ownership of SKU lifecycle management including, forecasting, commits, CPFR and FGI.

  • Continuously improve forecasting techniques, method, and approach with the objective of achieving optimum accuracy.

  • Evolve and maintain documentation and standard operating procedures for demand planning processes and IT system requirements.

  • Own disposition of finished goods end-to-end.

  • Own and manage the supply commit process.

  • Be the primary operations representative to retail accounts and cross-functional peers.

* multiple positions open *

  • Minimum 4 years of Retail and/or e-commerce experience in the areas of supply chain, planning or operations.

  • Minimum 2 years of customer interface experience.

  • CPFR management experience.

  • Goal oriented, operationally disciplined and initiative driven focused on continuous improvement.

  • Strong organizational and project management skills with the ability to think strategically.

  • Strong financial literacy.

  • Self-starter with strong work ethic.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to effectively influence and communicate with executive levels of management.

  • Knowledge of manufacturing and logistics principles.

Job ID #: 53476

Position Title: Retail Program Manager, North America Consumer Operations

Location: USA-NC-Raleigh

Functional Area: Sales Support

Facility: Corporate Office

Relocation Provided: No

Education Required: Bachelors Degree

Experience Required: 3 - 5 Years

Travel Percent: 10