Typical day includes, producing of regular reports (weekly)
Completing requests made by Allocation Manager, Buyers, and Planners.
Constant shifting of priorities, based on ad hoc requests.
Varied levels of expertise in the Allocation Dept. (Really good, to really challenged).
Hardest part of the job is having to stop what I am doing to coach a co-worker – more... on how to copy and paste, and do other tasks in Excel, that in my opinion should be a basic requirement to work in this environment.
The enjoyable part is measuring the success of my efforts with the ROI in the departments that I am responsible for. – less