Sourcing Analyst

  • Overstock
  • Midvale, Utah, USA
  • Dec 28, 2018
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Description

Who We Are: 

We are located just minutes away from Salt Lake City, Utah and several world-class ski resorts, and within hours of five national parks. Overstock is an original resident of "Silicon Slopes", one of the fastest growing technology hubs in the country. We’re a passionate group of collaborative problem solvers and creative innovators, working on cutting-edge technology like our award-winning retail app (with amazing AR functionality) and leading blockchain and machine learning technologies.  Our team embodies unique values and diverse perspectives, making Overstock a hidden treasure in the tech industry. 

Our Mission: 

Overstock’s mission is to use, build, and find cutting-edge technology that helps connect people with products and services in new and unexpected ways. Our website offers millions of brand name products at discount prices to inspire people to make their dream homes a reality. 

​Responsible for utilizing tools to aid buying teams in managing skus through pricing, and to aid buying teams in forecasting and replenishment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for pricing of goods in order to stay competitive in the market.
  • Utilizing tools to aid buying teams in managing skus through pricing, in forecasting and replenishment and product-specific analytics
  • Responsible for mentoring other members of Demand Management
  • Leading product management initiatives
  • Develop their own projects for the team to carry out
  • They may also receive assignments from Senior Demand Management Analysts
  • Learn and apply new skills as required to ensure the company’s success.​
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management.
  • Follow legal policies as directed.

Job Requirements

  • Able to work independently and as part of a team; solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills and impeccable business judgment
  • Assertive, self starter, always willing to share ideas
  • Work effectively with various departments to resolve issues, reach agreements, and collaborate on strategic initiatives
  • 2-3 years experience in a data intensive role, preferably in a retail environment
  • Expertise working in Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Experience or familiarity with relational databases and statistical data analysis (intermediate skills in SQL and SAS programming a plus)
  • Command of Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Excel; excellent interpersonal, communication, and problem solving skills. ​​

Skills

  • ​SQL
  • Excel
  • Data Analysis
  • Statical Analysis
  • Business (Retail) Practices​

Education

  • A degree in Computer Science, Business Management, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Industrial Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics, Operations Research, Statistics, Supply Chain Management, Systems Engineering, or equivalent 

What We Offer: 

  • LEED Gold Certified 19-acre Campus & Global HQ 

  • Onsite Daycare Center 

  • 401k (6% match)

  • Onsite Health Clinic

  • Flexible Schedules

  • Tuition Reimbursement, Leadership development Program, & Mentorship Program

  • Onsite Fitness Center with group fitness classes and trainers

  • Onsite Cafe with additional Coffee Shop and Juice Bar

  • Indoor Bike Storage

  • Summer Party at Lagoon, Utah's largest theme park

  • Employee Fall Concert (Past performers include: Flo Rida, Snoop Dogg and Jason Mraz)

  • Medical, Dental, Vision coverage

  • Onsite Greenhouse, providing fresh fruits & vegetables for our cafe

  • Life Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability coverage

  • Onsite salon services, massages, & auto-detail services

  • Discounts on ski passes, cell phone plans

  • Overstock Women's Network (OWN) 

*Benefits vary based on location, position, tenure, and employee election 

What We Value: 

Physical Requirements:

This position requires you to sit, stand and perform general office functions. You may also be required to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required. 

Equal Employment Opportunity:

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates. This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status (including Vietnam era veterans), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate