Sr Advisor, Material Planning, AMER GPP - Austin, TX
Austin , Texas
November 22, 2017
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Senior Advisor, Material Planning, AMER GPP - Austin, TX (R18767)
Role Responsibilities
-Provides input to the segment forecasters and brand teams as to how to forecast their products, including mix assumptions and growth rates
-Provides substitute product recommendations to cover severe supply shortages
- Develops projected end of life dates for products that are in a left-to-sell countdown based on demand supply efforts and historicals Understands component lead times and supply flexibility of assigned products to reduce liabilities and increase COS
- Provides E&O consolidation and disposition recommendations
-Assures BOM structure offers Supply Chain flexibility
-Influences supply chain design to increase flexibility and improves inventory utilization
-Assesses supply supportability position for Systems and Commodities, identifies mitigation alternatives for COS issues
-Provides recommendations and influences senior leadership within the function
-8+ years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 6+ years with a Master's degree; or equivalent experience
-Advanced understanding of demand supply to include: seasonality, Q/Q and Y/Y growth rates, market share goals, price position (WAPP), product life cycle, marcom, sales contests, margin and promotions
-Advanced knowledge of order management and fulfillment concepts and processes
-Advanced knowledge of forecast methodologies
-Advanced knowledge of financial management concepts, including product line P&L
-Advanced knowledge of Dell's Master Sales Plan Forecast Process
-Advanced relationship and team building skills
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Job Family: Materials & Procurement
Job ID: R18767

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