Salary: Salary based on experience and credentials Team: Supply Chain and Logistics Location: Chicago - USA
Provide thorough analysis of spare parts and accessories production plans and accurate management of US inventory requirements.
MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES AND SUPPORTING ACTIVITIES
Support overall supply planning process for US consumer and commercial businesses.
Submit weekly/monthly demand plans by SKU by warehouse to production planning team in Malaysia
Liaise with Malaysian manufacturing team and third-party ocean carrier to ensure timely and accurate delivery of product into US
Work with Demand Planning team to maintain appropriate levels of inventory in third-party warehouses to meet 12-month rolling demand plan and to achieve corporate stock objectives
Assist local marketing and sales teams with planning for new product launches and exclusive skus
Communicate with Malaysian manufacturing team on a bi-monthly conference call to ensure production plans meet demand plan
Analyze domestic supply chain product flow movements and manage requests made from group inventory compliance.
Report monthly inventory projections by sku to monitor investment in working capital
Drive profitability by minimizing product obsolescence
Ensure correct inventory locations/timing to meet customer requirements
Divert containers, team trucking, warehouse stock transfers
Manage allocation process for items with capacity constraints
Identify and communicate potential capacity constraints to necessary parties
Update demand/supply sheets weekly
Prepare internal allocation report for key retailers to help maximize sales when inventory is low
Assist in managing customer orders
Work closely with Sales and Order Processing and Account Managers to analyze shipments vs. plan
Fulfill other duties as needed.
Invoice creations for international territories
Receipt alignment report
Process freight forwarder invoices and resolve discrepancies
Develop and recommend improvements to current operating procedures
Special projects and ad hoc analysis as required
Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Very organized with excellent follow-up
Adaptable/flexible able to multi task
Bachelor's degree required Supply Chain, Operations Management, or Logistics preferred
1+ years' experience in a supply chain role required, consumer goods organization experience preferred
Proven experience analyzing and resolving inventory related issues
SAP/APO experience strongly preferred
Strong working knowledge of Supply Chain (S&OP/IBP, planning, inventory) processes and systems
Strong communication skills to effectively liaise with Southeast Asia Supply Planning l team
Advanced knowledge / proficiency in Microsoft Excel required
Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
Ability to partner effectively with internal and external teams
High level of aptitude for business math, numerical reasoning, and creative problem solving
Professional, discreet, loyal
Dyson is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.