Summary The Demand Planner will manage the demand planning activities within the supply chain planning functions in Operations and will ensure key performance indicators are measured and improved to meet the corporate goals. He/she will work closely with business units, sales, finance and other operations teams to ensure that operational metrics on demand, delivery and inventory are achieved and maintained. Responsibilities
Responsible for maintaining accurate demand forecast for the business unit.
Drive quarterly BU/Sales/Finance consensus on demand forecast and build plan
Assemble and analyze all data pertinent to creating the forecast (bookings, customer lead times, historical sales, market trends, sales forecast) - Create targeted forecasting techniques for various customer and product segmentations
Drive quarterly review of product portfolio for product discontinuance and new product ramps
Own and improve forecast accuracy and bias metrics. Driveroot cause/corrective actions to improve performance
Set up appropriate buffer stocks to balance the supply chain delivery and inventory goals
Review wafer starts plan and assembly loads plan weekly to drive balance between delivery and inventory
BS/BA in Business Administration, Engineering, Finance, Economics or Operations. MBA/MS preferred
3-5 years of related job experience. Semiconductor experience a strong plus
Good communication and self-starter
Strong reporting and analytical abilities, detail oriented
Experience using advanced planning systems. Statistical software packages a plus
Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel); advanced Excel skills are a must
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.