Demand Planning Support Analyst
|Organization:||Ortho Clinical Diagnostics|
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (OCD) is a leading provider of in vitro diagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company is a strong, highly competitive organization with approximately 3,800 employees worldwide, and sales, marketing and logistics on six continents. OCD was recently acquired by the Carlyle Group, a highly respected global asset management company, as an independent, freestanding company. With new leadership and accelerated investment in research and development, OCD is well positioned for growth as a leading player in the global diagnostics market, tapping into rising demand for sophisticated medical diagnostic products and services worldwide. The Career Potential: We are committed to enabling diagnostics to fulfill its vital role in the continuum of care and its importance as the focus of healthcare changes from treating sickness to promoting wellness. To do this we hire people who share this dream and are ready for new adventures. As a valued team member, you will carve your own career path and be part of building this company stronger and better than ever before. You will have access to a broad and exciting array of experiences, opportunities and new directions at Ortho Clinical Diagnostics. More importantly, you will be driving the surge of a whole new direction in important medicine. That’s something we can all take pride in as we take this journey together. The Opportunity: We are recruiting for aDemand Planning Support Analystto be based out of our Rochester, NY office. This role is responsible for supporting our Demand Planning team to deliver accurate demand and replenishment forecasts as well as supporting the Global Sales and Operations Planning Process to drive business decisions for various product families within Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics.
The Responsibilities: In this capacity, the Demand Planning Support Analyst will be responsible to pull and analyze data to support the demand reviews with the Commercial, Business Field, and Finance organizations to drive unconstrained demand plans that are linked to the market trends, financial plans, and business strategies. In addition, this role will support the local and global demand reviews and handovers. The scope will include current products as well as new product launches and product discontinuances. The Demand Planning Support Analyst will be responsible for key metrics reporting, with a focus on forecast accuracy, as well as action plans required to meet business targets. The Demand Planning Support Analyst will also support projects related to forecast accuracy improvements, product launchesdiscontinuances, and other various supply chain initiatives. Building effective relationships and partnering cross-functionally, as well as exercising judgment to determine appropriate courses of action is part of the day-to-day business
* A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required. A focused degree in Supply Chain, Business, Engineering, or related field is preferred. * A minimum of 5 years experience in Supply Chain or a related field is required. Cross functional experience with Commercial, Finance, and Operations is preferred. * Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and communication skills are required. The ability to communicate at all levels is required. * Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint applications is required. Systems knowledge i.e. Advance Planning Systems, JDE, SAP, and Crossroads is preferred. * APICS and Process Excellence tools, training and certification are preferred. * The person may be required to travel up to 10%. Join us on the Journey Let’s get started Apply today or refer a friend.