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Business Planning Analyst (Supply Chain)

Date: Mar 16, 2019

Location: Port Washington, NY, US, 11050

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 94411 


Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

Luxottica’s Wholesale teams deliver the highest quality frames, best-in-class expertise and a deep understanding of products and markets to support our customers and fuel their businesses all over North America.



The Business Planning Analyst will be responsible for contributing to profit and growth of the Wholesale Division by supporting the business planning function. Mine data and produce reports, metrics and analysis to maximize the performance and efficiency of the planning process. Measure and forecast performance for all the channels of trade and suggest actions to achieve financial objectives (maximizing sales potential and fill rates). Work closely with Sales, Sales Operations, Supply Chain, Logistics, Finance.



  • Collect weekly forecast from different channels of trade, partnering with the respective business planners
  • Consolidate forecast into weekly plans to track gaps vs commercial and financial targets
  • Analyze and reforecast sales targets on a weekly, monthly, quarterly basis for each Channel of Trade
  • Discuss weekly plans with three different distribution centers supporting the North American Wholesale business
  • Conducts and provides analysis of key performance indicators (KPI) among main customers and channels of trade
  • Works with each Channel of Trade to create report templates and dashboards, based upon KPIs and metrics required for regular and efficient monitoring of sales performance.
  • Works with sales operations, warehouse and inventory planning to research and implement necessary supply chain requirements and streamlining opportunities.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field
  • 2+ years’ experience in similar roles
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills to provide statistics and metrics
  • Ability to forecast, analyze and turn data into useful insights
  • Quantitative approach to discussion
  • Excel – ability to create complex spreadsheets using advanced formulas (V-lookups, IF statements, macros). Advanced skills using pivot table.
  • Database - Ability to manage/mine data from multiple sources to create necessary reports, build and manipulate queries
  • Excellent communication skills and coordination capabilities
  • Ability to drive conversation and influence peers



  • Prior experience with SAP and/or Business Objects is preferred
  • General understanding of fashion and accessories industry is a plus


Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.


 Supply Chain 

Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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