Dell Advisor, Material Planning in Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
Advisor, Material Planning
Bukit Mertajam, Penang
When you’re working in the fast-moving world of technology, product availability is critical – which makes the availability of raw materials for production critical too. Our Material Planning team provides a controlled flow of materials to meet production requirements. We produce detailed schedules, adapting them if necessary to meet backlogs or material shortages, as well as material requirement lists and production plans that balance the demand and supply position of platforms and commodities to optimize product availability and cost. We’re experts at resolving problems with inventory, production schedules or material shortages and recommending procedures to avoid future problems.
Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as an Advisor, Material Planning on our Material Planning team in Bukit Mertajam, Penang .
What you’ll achieve
As an Advisor, you will be responsible to analyzes and influences the inventory level of finished goods to optimize inventory availability and cost, to understands the Supply Chain design and capability to influence sales segment towards demand stability and offers recommendations to best utilize available supply and mitigate impacts of demand changes, develops and executes product transition plans to effectively migrate through the product life cycle without customer delivery interruptions or excess material supply, collaborate with LOB planners to analyzes and influences the demand and supply position of commodities to optimize product availability and cost, effectively prepares the Operations and Procurement teams in developing capacity and supply plans that meet the prescribed demand as well as providing insight for contingency planningand develops and executes product transition plans to effectively migrate through the product life cycle without customer delivery interruptions or excess material supply.
Understands the Supply Chain design and capability to influence sales segment towards demand stability and offers recommendations to best utilize available supply and mitigate impacts of demand changes.
Effectively prepares the Operations and Procurement teams in developing capacity and supply plans that meet the prescribed demand as well as providing insight for contingency planning
Understands product demand requirements for assigned configs to ensure appropriate level of inventory. Aligns forecast assumptions with segment forecasters.
Translates customer and financial requirements to actionable Replenishment Plan for Operations and Procurement. Governs Inventory consumption rates and provides early warning and mitigation options to supply issues.
Collaborate with LOB planners to maintains Continuity of Supply (COS) for assigned products to maintain standard lead times for all supply chain models. Works inventory excesses and shortages, with the supply chain to correct as quickly and cost effectively as possible
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:
Minimum 5 - 8 years working experience in Material / Production Planning
Understanding of demand supply to include seasonality, Q/Q and Y/Y growth rates, market share goals, price position, product life cycle, marcom, sales contests, margin and promotions.
Knowledge of order management, fulfillment concepts, processes, forecast methodologies, financial management concepts including product line P&L and Dell’s Master Sales Plan Forecast Process.
Strong knowledge of customer first initiative, excellent communication skills & ability to influence others.
Contributes to strategic direction and drives the organization to incorporate strategy, creative in problem solving and ability to work through ambiguity to make strong decisions.
Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Business or etc.
Ability to think globally and collaborate with others, keeps the basic aspects of master scheduler strong, simple and concise.
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) .
Application closing date: 15th Feb 2021
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