TE Connectivity Demand Analyst III in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina
TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.
The Demand Analyst is responsible for forecast accuracy at a part number level for assigned product lines. They partner with Sales and Product Management Teams in the creation of a consensus forecast and team together to understand significant changes/exceptions to the demand trends. The Demand Analyst must have excellent communication and analytical skills. Forecast Accuracy and Bias will be the primary metrics.
Support the monthly Sales and Operating Planning (S&OP) process by ensuring an efficient, effective and reliable demand review for their assigned product lines.
Collaborate with other internal and external customers to achieve forecast accuracy targets and develop a sound demand plan.
Monitor and adjust demand plan using analytical and statistical tools and intelligence gathering.
Drive continuous improvement on processes and methodologies for collecting information and predicting demand.
Understand how sales trends and shipment patterns will affect future demand and integrate into forecasts.
Root cause analysis of all appropriate forecast to demand exceptions at the item level.
Execute all existing analytical tools and business processes to drive forecast accuracy and bias metric improvements.
Collect, evaluate and interpret data using statistical and probability analyses to establish a part number level forecast.
Work as liaison between Sales, Product Management, Materials Planning and Finance to understand various sales, forecast, planning, service and inventory variables.
Develop relationships with key customer contacts to review demand projections and other opportunities.
Understand details of assigned product families – strategies, market share, key customers, programs, TE content in customer programs, etc.
Monitor and drive Forecast Accuracy results for assigned product lines.
Qualifications, Experience and Knowledge:
Bachelor’s degree in related field
APICS and SIOP certification a plus
Supply Chain experience to include 3+ plus years in S&OP or Demand Planning
Fluent in English (written and verbal)
Solid standard Software knowledge (MS Office)
Experience with analytical/forecasting systems and tools a plus (SAP, JDA, Xelus preferred)
Skills & Abilities Required:
Team player, who also can work independently and self-responsible
Strong analytical skills and a structured way of thinking
Excellent Problem Solving attitude
Effective interpersonal and influencing skills
Strong presentation skills, comfortable presenting across all levels of the organization
Requisition ID: 2017-83078
ITAR "Sensitive Position": No
Business Unit (Current): Transportation Solutions - Automotive
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