Dell Senior Analyst, Storage Supply Planning in Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
Senior Analyst, Storage Supply Planning
Bukit Mertajam, Penang
Dell is a collective of customer-obsessed, industry-leading visionaries. We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress, and the technology we provide transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We recognize that over 100,000 employees across six continents have different interests and aspirations. We inspire, challenge and respect each and every one of them, every day. And we provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Supply Planner on our Materials and Procurement team.
What gives Dell 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 Buyer team within Materials and Procurement 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.
Analyzes supply-demand relationship to determine appropriate lead-time.
Coordinates with product launch teams to ensure material availability for Beta and Early Customer Ship.
Forecast and track inventory turns for department.
Uses judgment within defined practices and procedures.
Provides resolutions to an assortment of problems of moderately complex scope.
Maintain metrics of activity within the area including qualification and cabinet status.
Track all material for age and minimum revision.
Oversee cycle counts and physical inventories.
Contributes to the fulfillment of projects and organizational objectives
Follows established directions
Undergraduate degree, 2+ years of relevant supply chain experience and/or equivalent work experience
Effective communication skills
Good analytical skills
Ability to work independently and be an effective team player
Good organization skills