Job Profile: SCM planning Specialist
Experience: 3-5 yrs of relevant experience
Key Skill sets: Supply Planning/ Demand Planning/ Demand forecasting/statistical analysis/forecasting/distribution planning/network optimization/cost optimization/value chain analysis
Brief Job Profile:
- Manage the Demand Planning/Supply Planning process for specific accounts for HP Personal Systems Group (PSG) EMEA including all supporting activities like ascertaining the demand pattern, forecasting, demand aggregation.
- Ensure corrective actions are followed through by looking at the demand numbers, and actions from past numbers.
- Manage inventory throughout product life cycle based on demand profiles and inventory strategies, working closely with Sales Accounts team, customers and order management to ensure aligned execution.
- Maximize availability and responsiveness while minimizing excess and obsolescence.
- Building and maintaining a detail plan by part number for every direct customer
- Periodic review & monitor the plan and take corrective action
- Plan challenge - this would entail talking to large direct customers and field sales in EMEA to ascertain their demand
- Analysis of the pipeline of potential deals, committed deals and quotes and projecting the demand numbers
- Anticipate and manage risk to demand plan
- Measure plan performance & accuracy
- Atleast 3-10 years of relevant experience
- Operations Planning experience (minimum of 1/2 years)
- Thorough understanding of supply chain management concepts and the product life cycle
- Strong analytical skills i.e. modelling & scenario planning
- Prior experience with supply chain optimization and operational tools/applications is desirable i.e. Optiant, SAP APO, I2 etc.
- Excellent spoken & written communication skills
- Self starter and ability to tread unchartered territory
- Work well with others/team player
- Ability to influence others
- Ability to work on multiple tasks/projects and prioritize
- Detail-oriented, but don't lose sight of the big picture
- Engineering degree with post graduation in MBA
- Bachelors/Masters in Statistics in lieu of engg will be considered
- 3-6 years of industry experience focusing on Demand planning/Supply Planning
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