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  • Posted: May 26, 2023
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    The FoodCourt app lets you order from a curation of virtual restaurant brands & shops focused on the most popular food & convenience categories wherever you are in Africa. With FoodCourt, you don’t have to decide between Burgers, traditional Nigerian food, Chinese food or even liquor & snacks. You can order across brands & have everything delivered in ...
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    Store Inventory Data Analyst

    Job Summary

    • The Store Inventory Data Analyst is responsible for analyzing and interpreting store inventory data to provide insights and recommendations that optimize inventory management and drive operational efficiencies.
    • This role involves gathering, cleaning, and analyzing large sets of data from various sources, identifying trends, and communicating findings to stakeholders.
    • The Store Inventory Data Analyst collaborates with cross-functional teams to develop strategies and implement data-driven solutions to improve inventory accuracy, reduce stockouts, and maximize sales.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Collect, organize, and clean large volumes of inventory data from multiple sources, ensuring data integrity and accuracy.
    • Conduct statistical analysis and data mining techniques to identify patterns, trends, and correlations within inventory data.
    • Perform root cause analysis to identify factors impacting inventory levels, stockouts, and excess inventory.
    • Utilize advanced Excel functions, statistical software, and data visualization tools to analyze and present data in a clear and actionable format.
    • Develop and maintain inventory forecasting models to optimize inventory levels and reduce holding costs.
    • Collaborate with the supply chain team to determine optimal inventory targets based on demand forecasts and sales data.
    • Identify slow-moving or obsolete inventory and provide recommendations for markdowns, promotions, or inventory liquidation.
    • Monitor and track inventory performance metrics, such as inventory turnover, stockouts, and fill rates, and propose strategies for improvement
    • Prepare regular inventory reports, dashboards, and presentations for management and stakeholders, highlighting key findings and actionable insights.
    • Present data-driven recommendations to cross-functional teams, including store operations, supply chain, and finance, to improve inventory management practices.
    • Collaborate with the tech team to develop automated inventory reporting tools and streamline data collection and analysis processes.
    • Identify opportunities to streamline inventory management processes and drive operational efficiencies.
    • Develop and implement inventory control policies, procedures, and best practices to ensure accurate and timely inventory data.
    • Stay updated with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in inventory management and data analysis.


    • Minimum of HND in Business Analytics, Statistics, Supply Chain Management, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.
    • Proven experience as a data analyst or business analyst, preferably in inventory management or retail operations.
    • Proficient in data analysis tools such as Excel, SQL, Python,
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to manipulate and interpret complex data sets.
    • Solid understanding of inventory management principles, forecasting techniques, and supply chain processes.
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills to effectively convey complex data findings to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
    • Detail-oriented with a focus on data accuracy and integrity.
    • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
    • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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