Mohawk Industries Planning Analyst - Imports in SUGAR VALLEY, Georgia


Are you Mohawk Material? We’re the biggest and the best flooring company in the world, and we are looking for the best Planning Analyst -Imports professionals to support our continued growth! At Mohawk there are always opportunities for high performing professionals to excel! Are you the best? If so show us what you are made of and come build your career with us!


The primary objective of this position is to assist in managing inventory levels to meet budget requirements and to support proper customer service levels for imported products.

  • Plans inventory and coordinates new product rollouts based on integrated timing and action plans

  • Participates in the approval of projections

  • Develops purchasing and inventory plans. Constrains where necessary to achieve capacity requirements and financial budget objectives.

  • Issues purchasing requisitions for assigned product category

  • Coordinates with product management and vendors to develop timing and action plans

  • Coordinates with sales management and product management to develop inventory and service exit strategies

  • Manages import planning tool data setup and maintains setup data integrity

  • Reviews daily customer exception reports.

  • Follow-up with shortage report and provides instock arrival date.

  • Publishes a weekly service bulletin

  • Authorizes and assigns inventory rehandles as needed.

  • Reviews drop sku’s and cancels vendor purchase orders

  • Attends projection calendar review meetings and provides

  • Reviews inbound containers and assigns delivery priority based on ABC rules (A –inventory needed for urgent shipment like projection, B- inventory needed for orders within 7 days, C – inventory is for stock)

  • Provides customer service/sales account team with weekly instock update

  • Follow-up on DHO shipment to insure that billings are completed by month-end (as assigned)

  • Follow-up with POE shipments to insure that containers will ship on-time. (as assigned)

  • Track critical vendor shipments for projections using the weekly PPRs Responsible for establishing, monitoring, and managing all import product development and follow-up design

  • Reports on aged and slow moving inventory.

  • The above duties are daily job requirements. This position will also be responsible for executing all duties assigned by the manager.


  • 4 Years College degree (will consider high aptitude candidates with combination of college and related work experience)

  • 2-4+ years of related planning or finished goods purchase planning experience

  • Related product knowledge

  • Fluency in Microsoft Office

  • A/S400

  • Ability to make logical decisions and manage with uncertainty


  • Ability to act as a managerial advisor on professional and technical issues with a view towards reaching strategic decisions. Ability to manage conflicting demands for resources through negotiation.

  • Strong PC skills including MS office package, internet, and internal company hardware and software. Accurate typing and data entry skills required.

  • Excellent presentation skills:excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communications skills to effectively interact with product management, customer service and sales.

  • Strong understanding of sourcing, logistics and warehousing processes.

Travel Required

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled (EEO/AA M/F/D/V)

Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Bigelow, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, Unilin and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, Russia and the United States.

Mohawk Industries, Inc offers a comprehensive compensation package that includes a wide variety of benefit options so that individuals can tailor plans that are right for him or her. Benefits include health care with a prescription card, dental/vision, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, employee purchase discounts, tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs and much more.


Job ID 2017-31861

FLSA Status Exempt

Company MOHAWK


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