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By | September 27, 2022

Job Responsibilities : Inventory Planner

Salary : $52000 per year

Company : Amyris, Inc.

Location : Remote US

We are looking for a qualified Inventory Planner to own allocation aspects of inventory management for our growing retail divisions reporting into the Inventory Planning Manager. This will include maintaining proper inventory levels at distribution centers to support all our customers based on forecasts. This role requires a close partnership with several departments to facilitate all the cross functional needs as it pertains to inventory management. As part of a small growing team with a start-up environment the ideal candidate is a clear communicator with a can-do attitude that is proactive a tenacious problem solver detail oriented and able to multi-task independently with little direction and ad hoc tools.


    • Work cross-functionality between Finance and Logistics to problem solve and reconcile month end inventory between all systems and record
    • Manage stock levels at Distribution centers by reviewing channel planner’s forecasts weeks-on-hand and suppliers’ lead times to maximize sales and optimize inventory levels by DC and Channel.
    • Proactively surface and communicate business issues to develop best practices and requirements for inventory management processes.
    • Demonstrate creative problem solving in investigating inventory variance determine root cause and implement corrective actions while thinking along unconventional lines.
    • Track and maintain good inventory levels and ensure all transfer orders are completed in NetSuite in a timely manner.
    • Point of contact for resolving issues at the DC and driving any new item set up and preparation.
    • Manage Lifecycle of items in the DC. Track Expiration dates manufacturer dates by batch.
    • Provide monthly reporting and maintain key department files; provide analysis insights and recommendations on the data.
    • Ability to think strategically and effectively implement tactical elements to ensure strategic goals are met.
    • Recommends operational process improvements and develop strategies to enhance performance systems accuracy levels and inventory touch points.
    • Implement improvement processes and systems to reduce inventory shrinkage and maximize turns.
    • Identify measures needed to prevent stock-outs of top-selling SKUs and move through over-stocked inventory.
    • Forecast need by DC locations and submit transfer orders across multiple DC’s to ensure product is there at the right time.

Basic Qualifications:

    • BA/BS degree plus 2+ years inventory planning experience preferably within a fast-paced retail environment; wholesale experience a plus
    • Demonstrated ability to understand basic financial and inventory measures: weeks on hand/weeks of supply sell thru
    • Proficient in retail math
    • Demonstrated analytic skills and advanced experience in Microsoft Excel Access and other Microsoft Office products

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Resourceful problem solver with the ability to use tools and resources to answer questions.
    • Ability to thrive in scrappy environment with lack of integrated tools
    • Strong organizational and time management skills; own multiple priorities and adaptive to shifting priorities
    • Team player with the ability to work independently
    • Proactive by nature resourceful and self-motivated with excellent attention to detail.
    • Demonstrate strong listening and communication skills

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It all began inside our Berkeley labs in 2003 where through biology and modern technology a plant-derived cure for malaria was created. Since then over 120 million royalty-free treatments have been given saving lives and communities. Inspired to keep positively changing the world through biotech we turned to the ingredients people use on their bodies every day. And we asked how we could do better. Drawing on our rich history of science and sustainability we create skincare products that are incredibly effective and safe without harming the environment. Because our standards for clean beauty are high—and our standards for ourselves are even higher.
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Amyris (Nasdaq: AMRS) is a leading synthetic biotechnology company transitioning the Clean Health & Beauty and Flavors & Fragrances markets to sustainable ingredients through fermentation and the company’s proprietary Lab-to-Market™ technology platform. This Amyris platform leverages state-of-the-art machine learning robotics and artificial intelligence enabling the company to rapidly bring new innovation to market at commercial scale. Amyris ingredients are included in over 20000 products from the world’s top brands reaching more than 300 million consumers. Amyris also owns and operates a family of consumer brands that is constantly evolving to meet the growing demand for sustainable effective and accessible products. For more information please visit
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