Career Opportunity

Analyst, Strategy & Planning

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Supply Chain




North Carolina


United States

Company Description

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in five categories: apparel, accessories, home, fragrances, and hospitality. For more than 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Double RL, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children, Chaps, and Club Monaco, among others, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands.

Position Overview

Strategy & Planning is a center of excellence with accountability to help all Global Supply Chain Leaders:
  • Drive north star strategic goals through the cycle of internal & external stakeholder engagement:
  • Goal Setting & Metric Reviews
  • Quarterly Business Reviews & Investor Summaries
  • Internal Town Hall & External Summits
  • Manage supply planning across the end to end milestones in order to:
  • Support our operations as we change to new ways of working
  • Standardize visibility to supply to support choices on flow & chase 
  • Align demand & capacity plans to unlock Supply Chain agility 
  • Optimize the global allocation in partnership with Sourcing

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Drive progression of the strategy  & communicate progress with key stakeholders
  • Develop the supply plan
  • SKU Productivity
  • Supply Demand Balancing
  • Best Category Allocation
  • Network Cost & Service
  • Drive strategic initiatives relevant to the function supported
  • Track associated key actions taken in response to KPI trends

Experience, Skills & Knowledge

  •  Demonstrated planning & analysis skills (supply chain or retail experience preferred)
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver strategic and tactical results from inception to completion
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills, presenting to senior executives        

Analyst, Strategy & Planning