Dell Advisor, Demand Planning in Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
Advisor, Demand Planning
Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
What gives Dell Technologies our competitive advantage? It’s our ability to achieve cost savings as we operate at the cutting edge of technology. Working in an environment that’s as complex as it is critical, our Materials and Procurement team manages a group of indirect categories, such as real estate, marketing material, supplies or software. We use our in-depth knowledge and experience to develop strategic relationships with external suppliers as well as with key stakeholders. Our role also includes leading contract negotiations, managing risk, driving cost-saving initiatives and implementing strategic sourcing best practices.
Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as an Advisor, Demand Planning on our Demand Planning team in Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia.
What you’ll achieve
As an Advisor,you will drive profitability and customer satisfaction by balancing customer demand, supply availability, and operational constraints while managing a sustainable, cost-effective structure. Analyzes demand, supply and shipment trends using statistical tools to identify opportunities, tradeoffs, impacts and risks to revenue and business plan objectives.
Conducts business strategy and/or sales objectives through demand, supply and capacity inputs to orchestrate decisions on forecasts and customer commitments. Selects methods for evaluating market, commodity, and product dynamics as inputs to demand forecast.
Analyzes demand trends and forecast performance that impact future demand plans. Utilizes data, analytics, and market intelligence to manage risk when determining forecast requirements.
Leverages advanced statistical models to provide forecasts based on demand characteristics. Collaborates with stakeholders on business assumptions that impact supply chain planning. Translates customer and financial requirements to actionable forecasts.
Manages product/peripheral transition to avoid delivery delay and Excess & Obsolescence. Applies demand shaping with sales segments during times of supply imbalances or when required to meet a shift in the regional marketing or financial plans.
Plans material allocation decisions and translates material allocation to customer commitments on supportability and lead-times. Demonstrates strong communication and presentation skills to articulate forecasting plans and assumptions.
Take the first step towards your dream career
Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:
At least 5-7 years of related experience in supply chain & demand planning area
Leverages digital tools and data analytic techniques in day to day work to identify business risk and insights.
Understand business norms and how functions within the organization operate and integrate with one another. Comprehends the big picture without losing sight of the details.
Identifies ways to deliver tangible business value within and beyond own function or role. Approaches problems logically using a structured and systematic approach.
Creates business impact by encouraging discussion, listening effectively and building consensus to drive to action.
Bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in related field.
Able to deliver messages amongst stakeholders, peers and next level leaders.
Here’s our story; now tell us yours
Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.
What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.
We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.
You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here (https://jobs.dell.com/diversity-and-inclusion) .
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