S&OP Analyst 8/24/2016

Confidential Company Irvine, CA

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29269368
AJE Ref #
575972767
Location
Irvine, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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_Based in IRVINE, CA we are actively looking to hire an experienced S&OP ANALYST (SALES & OPERATIONS PLANNING). In this position, you will be supporting our client's merchandising and supply chain by integrating robust data analysis, forecasting, inventory planning & production planning teams to improve our client's supply chain performance through strong reporting and data analysis. This is an exciting opportunity with a successful company!_

HERE IS A LITTLE MORE ABOUT WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:

* Coordinates with all levels of management to gather, analyze, and summarize operational data
* Produces and distributes reporting on supply chain performance (sales vs. forecast, fill rates, backorders, inventory availability, etc.)
* Owns and drives improvements in Safety Stock models, Monthly Buy & Inventory Roll Forward reporting
* Coordinates with Demand Planners to highlight areas of volatility and improve forecast accuracy
* Makes recommendations regarding process improvements contributing to improvements in inventory management
* Acts as SME in all Inventory Management data needs as it relates to ERP and BI system implementations
* Manages the preparation of sales and operations planning presentations
* Creates high-impact presentation and communication materials
* Other duties and projects as assigned

HERE IS THE BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

* Bachelor's Degree in Operations, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration or a related field required
* 2+ years of experience in any one of the following: S&OP, planning, inventory management and buying or relevant Consulting experience
* Advanced Excel skills required, with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
* PowerPoint proficiency and the ability to produce presentation-ready slides
* Microsoft Dynamics experience a plus
* Experience in fast moving SKU-intensive consumer goods in multi-channel business highly desirable
* Deep analytical skills as evidenced by accurate & reliable data collection and ability to move logically from facts to findings and conclusions
* Resourceful and creative in use and manipulation of multiple data sources. Uses own initiative to remove analytical road blocks
* Evidence of supply chain and commercial acumen with such concepts as fill rates, forecast accuracy, SKU productivity, inventory turns, sell-through, margin, seasonality
* Process improvement mindset with natural curiosity and desire to understand how things work
* Self-starter, comfortable with ambiguity & able to multi-task in a busy environment with high attention to detail. Partnering with others to achieve goals
* Able to collaborate with colleagues in Sales, Planning, Product Merchandising, Finance and Sourcing office
* Ability to maintain poise and a positive attitude in a challenging, fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
* Strong Communication Skills. Able to summarize and disseminate information effectively

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU:

* Awesome environment/culture
* Competitive Salary
* Medical and Dental Insurance
* Vision Plan, 401K
* Life Insurance
* Basic Disability

So, if you have the background and experience listed above, please call and send in your resume today!