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Posted: Sunday, January 28, 2018 2:16 PM

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ResourceMFG Search Group is very excited to present the following opportunity for a Forecast Analyst Supply Chain in the Arlington, Texas area. The Supply Chain Forecast Analyst is responsible for developing a forecast based on cross:functional input and collaboration with many departments. The Forecast Analyst will document forecast exceptions, measure forecast accuracy, and implement best practices to continuously improve accuracy and a lean forecast process. The Forecast Analyst will be a key player in corporate business planning and the S and OP process. The Forecast Analyst will also be responsible for driving component purchasing for the manufacturing facility and will help validate and resolve capacity issues when demand balancing can be adjusted.
Duties:
:Developing statistical forecast based on history, opportunity projections, and product
portfolio/lifecycle development.
:Conversion of revenue forecasts to unit forecasts by SKU.
:Challenging the existing forecast with updated information from the SIOP process.
:Create processes that identify outliers and research root:cause for the outliers.
:Expand National/Network forecasts to regional, district and warehouse forecasts.
:Measure forecast accuracy at all geographic levels, product families, with 30/60/90 day lag.
:Work collaboratively with stakeholders to capture forecast assumptions and provide value via analysis.
:Use forecasts to create simulations (Inventory, Metric Results, etc.)
:Hold weekly forecast meetings and identify changes that would influence the forecast or actual outcome.
:Create a weekly reporting deck to communicate forecasts.
:Work with peers to ensure accurate usage of the forecast and serve as a subject matter expert to assist all employees.
:Utilize Six Sigma tools and advocate Lean principles.
Experience:
:Bachelors degree in a related discipline.
:5 years Consumer Good Product and Supply Chain Managment experience
:Excellent presentation skills. Ability to discuss findings and forecasts to multiple areas, Sales, Marketing, Finance, Manufacturing, etc.
:Experience with SAP R/3, MM/PP, LIS, and Planning BOMs, Material Requirements Planning, Differentiated Algorithm Utilization (Smoothing, Seasonal, Moving Average, etc.), Off the shelf forecast tools R, ForecastPro, etc.
:Guru in Access and Excel, PowerBI and/or other dashboard applications
:Minimal travel of 25.

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