23 days old

Senior Supply Chain Analyst

Kelly Services
Irvine, CA 92604
Senior Supply Chain Planning Analyst based in Irvine, California!!

Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a Senior Supply Chain Planning Analyst for a long-term engagement at one of our Global Medical Device clients. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. Youll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time. All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.

Essential Duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned

Drive supply chain activities for assigned product portfolio including demand planning, new product launch planning, supply planning, inventory planning, and distribution planning.

Supply Network Planning: includes detailed MPS and E2E planning for finished product supplied by Manufacturing plant, management of inventory allocation when supply is insufficient to meet global demand, etc.

Distribution planning: includes business support of DRP system, global network design optimization, etc.

S&OP: includes review and consolidate regional demand forecasts in planning system, engagement with GSM and Regional PLAN to understand business/commercial strategies, field activity, etc., reconciliation of S&OP revenue forecast versus operation/financial business plans, etc.

Inventory planning: includes tracking of actual inventory to business plan, root cause analysis and corrective action plans for variances, identification of slow-moving and obsolete inventory, implementation of cost reduction opportunities while ensuring no impact to customer service objectives, etc.

New product launch planning: includes determination of starting safety stock requirements, coordination of product phase-in/phase-out, scenario planning using complex spreadsheet analysis, etc.

Responsible for attaining and driving improvements to Key Performance Indicators, including forecast accuracy (MAPE, BIAS), inventory entitlement, Slow Moving/Obsolete (SLOB), and customer service (OTIF).

Support the Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process for assigned product portfolio in order to align market and financial requirements with manufacturing capabilities.

Create and utilize in-depth analytical tools to support issue resolution, decision making, and execution oversight

Build collaborative relationships with key stakeholders including Regional PLAN, GSM, Product Management, NPI, Marketing, manufacturing, finance, and Quality

Support and influence business planning and financial planning processes and leverage lean concepts and Six Sigma tools to develop and effectively implement advanced Supply Chain solutions, processes, and systems improvements.

Support and/or lead supply chain/planning projects as needed (e.g. improve supply chain flexibility, reduce costs, etc.)

Responsible for supply chain reporting including forecast waterfall, inventory, customer service (OTIF) fill rate, forecast consumption, and ad-hoc analysis

Performs other duties assigned as needed


A minimum of a Bachelors degree (preferably in Business, Supply Chain, Engineering, Information Technology, Logistics, or Operations) is required.

A minimum of 5 years Supply Chain, Operations, and/or other business experience is required. Experience in supply chain planning is preferred. Previous experience with demand, inventory, and/or supply planning is highly preferred. APICS certification is preferred.

Proven analytical/quantitative skills are required and must be highly proficient in Microsoft Excel.

The demonstrated ability to identify problems/issues, recommend appropriate solutions, and follow-up to ensure positive results is required.

Project management skills, with the ability to influence decision-making, work effectively, and implement solutions in a cross-functional, team environment required.

MRP, APS, and/or ERP systems experience is required. Manugistics, JDE, or SAP experience is preferred.

Strong communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills are required. Scenario planning experience preferred.

This position will be located in Irvine

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-08-27 Expires: 2021-09-27

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