Analyst, Demand Planning
What gives Dell Technologies 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 Materials and Procurement team 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.
Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as an Analyst on our Replenishment Planning team in Austin.
What you’ll achieve
As an Analyst, you will be responsible for taking global demand/supply balancing actions for the Dell ‘Build to Stock’ supply chain. Collaboration with cross-functional partners in Demand Planning, Fulfillment, Global Production Planning, Sales Ops, Merchandising, and within the Global Operations Planning team is critical to the success of this role.
Using a combination of general product knowledge and excellent data skills, the general theme of this role is to determine the appropriate actions needed to balance demand and supply at a global level for products in our supply chain.
Weekly root/cause and analysis to understand the over/under performance of the portfolio. Directly coordinate with replenishment planners and merchandising teams to optimize customer service levels
Cross-functional alignment with Production Planning and Fulfillment teams to successfully execute customer delivery expectations through large order management
Daily dynamic lead-time setting to establish accurate customer expectations based on knowledge of the current attainment, forecast, and supply pipeline
Manage, track, and collaborate with demand planning teams to reduce aged inventory in order to maintain healthy inventory position for the business
Generate Holiday Planning indices to outline the supply chain’s ability to meet specialized Sales Initiatives; liaison between Global Operations, Fulfillment, and Merchandising teams to facilitate Sales Events.
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:
Key results include measure and improvement of Dell’s customer service levels
Inventory health from a Working Capital perspective, while balancing cost/inventory/lead-times and setting a better customer experience.
2+ years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or an advanced degree without experience
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.
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Job ID: R115064