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Inventory Analyst

Location: Pawtucket
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Collette is seeking an Inventory Analyst to join our Revenue Management Team. This is a hybrid role based at our Headquarters in Pawtucket, RI.About Collette: Let Us Show You the WorldThere has never been a better time to be in the travel industry. See the world, connect with others, and experience the immersive benefits of one of the trendiest industries when you join the Collette team! As the longest-running tour operator in North America, our family-owned business leads the industry in innovation and expertise. Collette's passionate team works hard to fulfill travel dreams and is always looking for talent that will help to shape the company's future. Being part of the Collette team means having a willingness to grow, a desire to learn and ask questions, and a zest for seeing the world. From giving back to local communities to creating incredible experiences for a world of travelers and being part of a value-oriented team that cares for one another - Collette is all about the people. So, what are you waiting for? Your journey starts here. Position Summary: The Inventory Analyst will be required to conduct analysis for all areas within the Revenue Management & Pricing Organization. Critical analysis required of historic tour series sales, current tour series trending, sales analysis by channel of distribution, date analysis, forecasting plans and the competitive environment. Key areas of focus are on the implementation, maintenance, and analysis of the inventory date strategy for each tour series to meet Makes recommendations and decisions on the composition of the analysis.Primary Functions:Reviews data and makes decisions on which data sources to use to build the analysisApplies findings from analysis to make date strategy decisions for the organizationAnalyzes pricing models, forecasting plans, yield management reports, sales data, previous materialization, and the competitive environment to aid in the administration of date strategy planExecutes analysis needed for date strategy including on historical tour sales, upgrade sales, pre and post night and extension sales and works in partnership with Senior Inventory Specialist, Director of Inventory, Product buyer and air pricing manager to select dates that will lead to best costing for contracting while meeting forecasted demand needsAudits tour series on a continuous basis to determine adjustments needed to number of departuresReviews bookings made on a daily basis to determine need for inventory adjustmentsCollaborates with Yield Management to conduct analysis by tour series and review forecasts Supports Yield Management in reporting and analyzing the forecasted load for each departure date and makes adjustments to support Revenue Management load goalsEvaluates and actions reports and recommendations from Align Alytic Yield Management SystemAssesses discount strategies and implements changes to improve load factors on all departure dates Liaises with Marketing Team to ensure accuracy in marketing pieces as neededCreates and maintains spreadsheets, pivot tables and data analytics that are utilized to aid in decision making on inventoryReports monthly on Inventory strategic goalsPresents findings as needed to Revenue Management leaders along with recommendationsIdentifies and reports on forecasted low load departures to pricing team to review for cost savingsUpdates and maintains tracking grids to include but not limited to date process tracking and tour releaseSupport releasing product for sale to the company by conducting analysis of historical sales and margins to recommend guaranteed departures, available inventory by channel and group placementSupports Inventory Specialists as demand warrantsParticipates in special projects as assigned Knowledge and Skills:Bachelor's Degree in business, finance, or related fieldMinimum Experience - two yearsStrong analytical and problem solving skillsUtilizes independent judgement and decision making Strong attention to detailProficiency in ExcelStrong interpersonal skills, self-starter and self-motivatedWillingness to benefit from coaching and guidanceDesire to continually learn and improve their analytical and technical skills

Keywords: COLLETTE TRAVEL SERVICE INC, Pawtucket , Inventory Analyst, Professions , Pawtucket, Rhode Island

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