September 09, 2016
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VP Supply Planning

Caleres, Inc. - Saint Louis, MO

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  • Company
    Caleres, Inc. Caleres, Inc.
  • Location
    Saint Louis, MO
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
  • Education
    Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

We seek an analytical and collaborative supply planning leader with a passion for driving business results to play a key role on our Integrated Planning team.

We are Caleres, a global footwear company with brands that fit people s lives. We are ferocious about fit and living our mission of inspiring people to feel good, feet first.

We seek people who:
Design and execute seasonal capacity plans and production sourcing strategies which achieve operational and financial targets
Lead production teams to place and monitor product and material orders and ensure supplier agreements are in alignment with future operational plans
Build risk mitigation strategies and drive issue resolution to ensure timely product delivery
Drive process and system improvement initiatives to maximize efficiency
Stay ahead of market trends and create strategies to meet supply needs

We seek people with these qualifications:
Bachelor s degree
10+ years planning experience; minimum 8 years supply planning
Candidates with experience in footwear and/or apparel are strongly preferred
Strong business acumen & excellent financial management skills
Proven problem-solver with exemplary analytical skills
Strong communication, interpersonal and team leadership skills
SAP or similar ERP experience required

But most of all, we seek believers. People who share our values and our ferocity for fit.

People passionate about their work. People who hold themselves and others accountable. People who think a $2.6 billion company should be as creative as a start-up. People driven by an insatiable curiosity. People who care about being the best, among the best.

People who believe remarkable things are possible and will not stop striving for them.

Become a believer.