11 days old
2017-11-282017-12-28

Demand Planning Professional

Siemens
Houston, TX
**Demand Planning Professional**







Multiple Locations:Orlando, Florida; Houston, Texas







Job Family: SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Power Generation Services



**Business Unit:** Power and Gas



**Requisition Number:** 217082



**Primary Location:** United States-Florida-Orlando



**Other Locations:** United States-Texas-Houston



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Senior level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** 30%







**Division Description:**







**Power Generation Services (PS)**







Siemens is the leading service partner for ensuring high reliability and optimal performance of rotating power equipment within the utility, oil & gas, and industrial processing industries worldwide as well as for wind turbines. Siemens extensive national network of service technicians is able to quickly and comprehensively offer expert service to maximize the lifecycle of power generation equipment, helping to ensure reliability and prevent downtime.







For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/power-generation-services.htm







**Job Description:**







**Position Overview**



Are **you** ready to work in a startup like environment, responsible for multiple roles (Master Scheduler, SAP MRP Controller, Inventory Control, Logistics/ECC), managing and interfacing with external suppliers to support creation of new value chains which ensure execution while obtaining the maximum benefit for our customers?







The roles main objectives:







- Breakdown of the Sales and Operations Plan to establish the demand plan the Supply Network.



- Balance the Supplier network ensuring Siemens meets volume commitments within each supply chain.



- Forecast demand to Supplier overhaul network.



- Responsible for demand planning/forecasting and inventory management for multiple product within international network. This role is expected to drive strong performance in the following objectives: demand forecast accuracy, delivery performance, inventory turns and supply chain process improvement.



- Identifies ECC opportunities based on knowledge of the product and the regulations, which supports ruling on materials based on supply chains and classification based on Supply chain setup.







**Responsibilities**







- Demand Management/Forecasting - Create accurate demand forecasts and reports using SAP as an input to the monthly S&OP process. Incorporate demand events into product forecasts and inventory plans based on input from sales, marketing and product management. Conduct demand analysis to understand patterns and trends.



- Sales and Operations Planning - Conduct monthly demand and supply consensus meetings with a cross-functional team. Effectively communicate demand and supply forecast details to internal and external contacts. Facilitate the alignment of monthly plans and actions with multiple different business functions.



- Product Lifecycle Management - Support the introduction and obsolescence of products by defining inventory models, monitoring inventory levels, managing demand, and monitoring supply.



- Inventory Management Report and monitor inventory levels by material to identify opportunities for improvement. Manage SAP inventory levels and associated data to optimize the balance between good customer service and controlled asset costs.



- Supply Chain Performance Analysis and Improvement - Monitor supply chain performance and manage related processes based on multiple function (Supply Chain, internal manufacturing, Field Service and Product Management). Using SAP and other tools, conduct analysis to identify opportunities for improvement. Design and create custom reports as necessary. Lead actions and projects to improve processes across functions and locations using basic project management skills.







**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**







- Bachelors degree (Engineering or Supply Chain degree preferred)



- APICS certification preferred, but may be substituted with other formal supply chain degree or certification



- 5 + years of experience with Demand Planning/Supply Planning experience



- Proficient with SAP (MM, PP, IM WM) or similar ERP applications



- Strong problem solving and analytical skills



- Ability to quickly learn new processes, systems and software applications



- Proficient with MS Excel and MS office applications



- Experience successfully influencing, leading and driving collaboration across functions



- Solid written and verbal communication skills



- Basic knowledge of process improvement methodologies (Six Sigma, Lean, etc.)



- Applies U.S. Customs regulations to business transactions ensuring corporate customs compliance, including handling tariff classifications of imported merchandise







- Experience in managing logistics and supply chain projects in large corporations



- Proven track record of defining warehouse and operational processes and implementing process changes that result in operational savings







-Able and willing to travel domestically and internationally.







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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