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Data Analyst, Import Planning

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                          Data Analyst – Import planning


The Inventory Analyst should analyze the inventory with the designated supply chain hubs and provide business insights to minimize inventory levels without impacting customer service metrics. He/she will work closely with SCH’s, division, import planners and finance to collaborate with PM and regional teams to optimize inventory investments and drive bottom line benefits. 
• Demand management forecasting review and highlight gaps to S&OP team for approval/correction
 • Review demand/consumption analysis and propose planning strategy • Analysis of inventory movement on month-on-month basis and check on parts which have deviated from previous trends
 • Excess Inventory comparison from month to month
 • Proactive and reactive analysis and interpretation from reporting to support business strategy and planning 
• • To support the allocation process in cooperation with relevant stakeholders.
 • Monitor key performance indicators and take appropriate actions required to meet set targets.
 • Establish and document report data formatting, delivery methods, and maintenance procedures. •
 • To work on allocation and replenishment parts
 • Support the periodic review of inventory strategies and demand planning selection
 • Support continuous improvement processes and automation projects 
• Review the safety stock and VSFB load (forecast) as suggested by S&OP and will challenge S&OP teams when suggestions are not in line with actual numbers.
 • Undertake other duties as requested by Management, which within the competence of the Post Holder 
• Manage slow and excess or obsolete material
 • Provides data, analysis, reports, etc. to management as requested
 • Provide training to trainees and to the set expectations 
• Participate and Contribute to the development of GSC CoE with creative and innovative ideas 
SCOPE: Position holder will be a member of the Global Supply Chain Center of Excellence team
• Bachelor’s degree or MBA in Supply Chain or related field
 • Ability to write and communicate in English Language effectively. 
 • Certification in Supply Chain Management and familiar with terms in Inventory Management and Lean principles WORK EXPERIENCE: REQUIRED:
 • 3+ years of experience in global planning, forecasting, scheduling requirement and inventory analysis in SAP environment. 
• Hands on experience on analytic tools Tableau, VBA, SQL & Power BI etc. SKILLS & ABILITIES: REQUIRED: 
• Be self-assured and an organized approach as she/he will be expected to work independently in a high-pressure environment. 
• Good organization skills and the ability to work across different functions and divisions
 • Proven to be able to apply economic and critical thinking skills within your daily job and have an analytical mindset with data mining capabilities. 
• Entrepreneurial Spirit with strong analytical, forecasting, problem solving and detail orientation 
• Previous MRP software experience, SAP ECC/BW
 • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, a good listener 
• Very good SAP and Excel knowledge is required
 • Good Presentation skills & cross-cultural traits.
 • Ability to travel as needed 
• Detail Oriented, able to anticipate problems and diffuse situations. 
• A self-motivated individual who can successfully manage and prioritize own workload with minimal supervision

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