Position Listing #18-35

Inventory Specialist (Forecasting)

Orscheln Farm and Home Office

Moberly, MO



This position is responsible for assisting the Inventory Department in the ordering and maintenance of all Farm and Home inventory and the effective flow throughout the Farm and Home chain. The Inventory Specialist interacts with Store personnel via the Inventory Help line, Re-buyers, Buyers, Accounting, DC inbound and outbound, and Orscheln Farm and Home suppliers. This position reports to the Inventory Planning Manager.



  • Maintains Forecast module to include:
    • Weekly forecast approval
    • Cloning and adjustments
    • Promotion outages
    • Forecasts on questionable items
    • Reporting from Forecast module
    • Analyzing causal forecasts
  • Creates promo and planner files for Re-buyers along with sending out tasks
  • Creates 9901 Constant Analysis and works with Manager on changes
  • Creates top 100 weekly reports and reviews outage concerns
  • Compiling, analyzing, and coordinate raincheck distribution
  • Assists Re-buyers with replenishment, seasonal, and promotional orders as needed
  • Assists Re-buyers with allocations and transfers to stores as needed
  • Compiles and distributes other weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports to management as needed
  • Compiles and analyzes department reporting as needed, which includes audit reports and store planogram requests
  • Assists other Inventory Specialist (if needed as backup) with:
    • Replenishment Optimization (RO) reports/duties
    • Sync report and Red Prairie Audit Reports
    • New Stores/Relocation/Remodel reports/duties
    • Sync report and Red Prairie Audit Reports
    • Fair Requests & Storm Stock
    • Multiple Locations
    • Other various reporting
    • All other duties as assigned



  • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word
  • Organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Team Player but still enjoys working alone
  • Enjoys fast paced and ever changing workload
  • Specific attention to detail
  • Highly Self-Motivated
  • Ability and desire to review numbers in spreadsheets and graphs on a daily basis

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