Supply Chain VIE

  • Company: Fendi
  • Location: United States
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: VIE
  • Function: Supply Chain
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: FEND00900
  • Date of publication: 2018.11.02


Title: Supply Chain VIE

Department and location: Supply Chain, Corporate Office - New York

Timeframe: January 2019 start date



  • Support the daily Supply Chain activities around stock management: distribution planning, stock rebalancing and sell-through optimization.
  • Build new tools/processes in order to optimize the stock distribution for US, Canadian, Mexican and Brazilian markets across different channels: Retail, E-commerce, Wholesale.
  • Analyze main supply-chain/retail KPIs to propose action plans during monthly Sales & Operation meeting
  • Calculate stock targets to ensure the right service level in store while controlling inventory
  • Run stock reports to ensure the visibility on deliveries from Italy. Build alerts to minimize the "sleeping" inventory and ensure a follow up to increase our deliveries rate in the season
  • Development of smart and simple dashboards on Power BI, Microsoft
  • Elaborate new reporting to improve sales planning
  • Propose continuous improvement in our logistics process to optimize our service level
  • Collaborate closely with Merchandising, Logistics, Retail, E-commerce team to solve the distribution challenges and share the right alerts on opportunities and challenges
  • Participate to special projects such as store openings, events, employee sales


What the VIE will learn:

 Fendi is committed to ensuring that its programs provide a valuable learning experience for its employees.  In connection with this VIE, Fendi anticipates that the VIE will gain experience and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Analytical skills - proficiency to integrate different types of data source
  • Critical thinking - always ready to adapt to change during unexpected situation
  • Industry knowledge - in relations with different departments (wholesale, merchandising, IT, finance, customer service)
  • Organizational skills - managing different type of topics with different degrees of priorities

Ideal Profile/Skills

  • Good relationships
  • Attention to details
  • Ability to work in a culturally diverse environment
  • Very good computer skills and analytical skills, with proficiency to use Microsoft Excel, Power BI is a plus
  • Business School, Engineering School

Fashion & Leather Goods

Houses with a unique heritage and young emerging brands make up this exceptional division. Each of their creations becomes an object of desire, imbued with timelessness.

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