Job Details

Analyst, SAS Planning (619)

Location TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
Category Technology
Job Opened June 8th, 2021
Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Number 210002TI
Job Type Full-Time
Remote No

job description

Role Summary

Analyst, SAS Planning will be the first level contact for the Merchandise Planning group in matters related to administrative support of the operation of the SAS Planning system and related processes. The Analyst is responsible for the day-to-day support for the SAS Planning users. The scope of the work spans across Hudson’s Bay, SAKS and SAKS Off 5th.


Essential Job Functions

•            Respond to inquiries from the Merchant and Planning teams regarding the SAS Planning processes

•            Create and maintain Worksheets, Performance Analysis views, merchandise sets and time events as needed to support Financial Planning

•            Maintain assignment of worksheets to users, global and group templates and performance analysis views

•            Run reports to support the planning and forecasting processes (monthly /adhoc)

•            Perform administrative tasks to support the day to day activities

•            Act as a liaison between Planning teams and IT, tracking user issues and facilitating the communication of resolutions

•            Perform Reclass activities as it relates to SAS Planning

•            Create/Maintain documentation as required to support SAS related functions and processes

•            Support efforts for continuous improvements to business processes by identifying opportunities to improve or automate processes with
              the business or BSM admin functions

•            Work with IT partners to test system fixes and enhancements

•            Miscellaneous Analytical & Administrative functions


Professional Requirements

•            University degree, preferred focus of study in Business/Commerce

•            Strong Analytical and problem solving skills

•            Excellent oral and written communication skills

•            Related retail Merchandise Planning experience

•            Understanding of Cost Accounting (a plus)

•            Proficiency in MS Office applications

•            Fantastic customer service skills

•            Open-minded with a desire to learn new concepts

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


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HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.