Own and iterate the existing inventory optimization logic in place for setting safety stocks based on leadtime (supplier & process), historical demand variability and forecast uncertainty.
Process needs to include how to optimally set the parameters to operationalize in SAP
Run data analytics and produce reporting to facilitate the Inventory Management at Gemba (IMAG) process which is used to monitor inventory levels throughout the supply chain.
Develop and present predictive analysis of Inventory based on MRP data, historical trends and other inputs to provide insight into what happened, what is expected to happen and what to do about it
Develop a tool to capture disposition decisions and manage financial reserves for excess, expiring, remnant, obsolete, and other non-conforming inventory
Support analytics for Planning and Inventory Management, offering data driven assessments highlighting issues and solutions
Identify gaps and manage key SAP parameters to drive Inventory optimization
Develop refreshable reports to enable users to self-serve adhoc reporting needs
Generate standard set of reports relating to inventory and E&O
Lead implementation of a multi-echelon Inventory optimization solution
Take a leadership role in various GSCM initiatives and programs focused on growth and continuous improvement
Education and Experience (in years):
BS or MS in an engineering discipline
3-5 years work experience in a role with a significant component of analytics or modeling, ideally supply chain or operations focused
Knowledge and skills:
Proven experience developing and deploying analytical tools into an operations environment.
Superb analytical and project management skills
Strong expertise in SQL, Power BI, Tableau, MS Access, etc.
Experience using SAP or other ERP systems
Effective collaborator and team player
Effective oral and written communication skills to deliver messages clearly and concisely
Interpret internal/external business challenges and recommend best practices to improve processes, tools and metrics
Deep knowledge of Supply Chain Management concepts
Strong business acumen
Strong problem-solving ability
Experience in a structured continuous improvement environment (Danaher Business System, Six Sigma Black Belt training, etc..)
The statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria and general work performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills for this job.