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Allocation Analyst - September 2022

Brand:  TJX Canada

Mississauga, ON, CA

Employment Type:  Full-Time
Employment Status:  Regular
Functional Area:  Planning and Allocation



Katrina discovered INNOVATION working at TJX

When constantly seeking change, no two days are the same; that’s how Katrina feels about her career at TJX Canada. She says taking risks is fundamental to driving results and feels she's in an environment where she is trusted and encouraged to have an innovative mindset.


What you’ll discover

Eligible Associates can look forward to:


  • State-of-the-art amenities at our eco-friendly Home Office. Take a tour HERE
  • One-of-a-kind, inclusive culture
  • Benefits that take effect your first day
  • Dedicated training and on-the-job resources to enhance your development
  • Three weeks’ vacation with option to buy an additional week through our Vacation Trade Program
  • Tuition reimbursement to support your career progression
  • Merchandise discount for yourself and eligible family members at all TJX Canada stores
  • Associate and Family Assistant Program to support healthy living


What you’ll do

It’s safe to say, there’s no shortage of variety in what we do. Here are some key responsibilities of the role:


  • Responsible for creating an optimal product mix at store level through analysis and allocation of goods to maximize profitable sales
  • Create weekly shipping strategies that will enable allocating products to the right stores at the right time by leveraging business tools to analyze department specific sales trends, inventory optimization, store volumes and demographics
  • Tracks and interprets inventory levels to ensure they are achieving plans by monitoring store sales, inventory and inventory to sales ratio
  • Visits stores and competition to evaluate and critique product mix for brands, fashion, quality, and price, sharing findings and developing recommendations to implement with business partners
  • Identifies, recommends and executes on business opportunities, forecasting 1 to 3 months, by analyzing sales trends, researching market trends that reflect merchandise strategy; measures results and provides recommendations
  • Assists with planning and execution of specific store events to optimize shipping strategies; summarizing results to develop recommendations that will inform success of future events
  • Collaborates and assists Stores and Distribution Centers to review and resolve issues related to product
  • For a closer look into the role of an Allocation Analyst, click HERE


What you’ll need

To begin your career with us, you’ll have:


  • College Diploma or Bachelor's Degree in Retail or Business Management is preferred; or equivalent work experience
  • Good business analytical skills and the ability to understand and interpret qualitative and quantitative data to aid in effective decision-making; Strong problem solving skills
  • Interpersonal abilities to perform effectively in a collaborative and team-oriented environment, where partnering with others and building strong working relationships are critical; Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Intermediate computer skills including MS Office applications - Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook


Posting details

Internal TJX Associates: please review this opportunity with your direct supervisor or manager prior to submitting an application. In order to be considered, please attach your completed Internal Candidate Endorsement Form to your application.


Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships and even something exciting about yourself. By becoming a member of our TJX Canada family, you’ll have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people across our Distributions Centres, Retail Stores (Winners, HomeSense, Marshalls) and our Office locations. Are you ready to Discover Different? Here at TJX Canada, we are an equal opportunity employer committed to the inclusion and accommodation of all individuals. For additional assistance please email

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