Inventory Planning Analyst

Illumina San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 1 week ago

Position Summary:

The Inventory Business Analyst partners with Illumina's global and local supply chain teams to optimize inventory levels. The ideal candidate can analyze data, communicate data, and collaborate with colleagues to drive change. The candidate will embody Illumina's values of innovation, collaboration and moving fast.


  • Develop and maintain safety stock/EOQ calculation tools

  • Partner with buyers and planners to review and update safety stock/EOQ levels on a periodic basis

  • Design and maintain inventory reports and dashboards (Excel/Tableau)

  • Partner with Supply Chain managers/buyers/planners to review and optimize inventory levels

  • Present inventory analysis to executives and make recommendations

  • Perform quarterly Excess & Obsolescence analysis and present to executives

  • Perform SOX related inventory controls


  • Four year college degree

  • 3+ years relevant experience

  • Experience analyzing and communicating data

  • Good understanding and practical experience with inventory and supply chain concepts in an MRP environment

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal, communication, and leadership skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Experience in an Operations/Supply Chain environment preferred

  • GAAP and SOX knowledge preferred

  • Six Sigma/Lean experience a plus

  • MBA/Masters in relevant discipline a plus

Illumina believes that everyone has the ability to make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at To learn more, visit:

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