Allocator – Dickies (1 year contract)

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Company: VF Corporation
Location: Stabio (TI), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

Dickies EMEA is looking for an exceptional Allocator to join our Trading team based in Stabio, Switzerland.

Dickies has spent nearly a century crafting innovative workwear known for its performance, durability and comfort. Since 1922, Dickies continues its long legacy of designing quality workwear and work-inspired apparel at a price anyone can afford. What began as a humble denim bib overall company has grown into a worldwide force, weaving together cultural movements with a rigorous commitment to straightforward style and long-lasting ingenuity. 

Let’s Talk about the Role

You as DTC Allocator, will monitor day to day inventory levels in stores to ensure optimal stock levels, revenues and service levels. You will be the first point of contact for stores and support the team with ad-hoc analysis and reports.

How You Will Make a Difference

  • Analyze sales results by store daily.

  • Adjust target levels for replenishment or change assortment.

  • Execute transfers, optimize DC stock, monitoring out of stocks and fill size gaps.

  • Establish proper levels of product by store and distribute accordingly.

  • Complete size analysis to aid future buys.

  • Estimate replenishment quantities on weekly basis for DC Shipping Forecast.

  • Analyze business trends and communicate product needs to achieve budget.

  • Communicate availability, transfers & price changes to stores.

  • Prepare price promotion changes.

  • Update/create cross-functional reports and dashboards to analyze performances.

Skills for Success

You`re a methodical fast learner with logical thinking abilities, able to prioritize work and passionate about finding the best method to complete a given task.

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or (equivalent) in related field.

  • Experience: 1-3 years of experience ideally in a multi-store retail environment.

  • Languages: Fluent English; additional language is a plus.

  • Ability to work accurately and efficiently.

  • Ability to respond and adapt quickly to changing business needs and requirements.

  • Detail-oriented with the ability to translate high-level direction to practical execution.

  • Must have strong Excel knowledge and ability to manage big data sets.

  • Experience with SAP FMS is a plus.

VF is a global apparel company connecting people to the lifestyles they cherish through our family of iconic brands. At the heart of our journey lies our purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It’s the reason we come to work every day. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling. Learn more at

What’s in it For You

We’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package.

  • A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do

  • An inclusive international environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together

  • Be part of an iconic lifestyle brand in a multi brand, multi countries organization

  • On site gym offering health and well-being initiatives

  • A discount card with 50% on all VF brands

  • Break out areas offering complimentary hot drinks

Free to Be, Inclusion & Diversity 

As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, VF is committed to support disadvantaged groups whilst providing equal opportunities for both VF associates and applicants alike.

If you like what you have read and want to join our team then we would like to hear from you!

Please submit your application in English.