Back to Job Search

Supply Chain Analyst 1

  • Location: Ridgefield Park
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 12 August 2022
  • Referral:

Job Description:


  • This role is responsible for managing the weekly sales and order forecasts for specific segments of Samsung’s CE (Consumer Electronics) business.

  • It will require strong relationship building with Samsung’s retail channel partners as well as sales, marketing, operations & logistics.

  • This role will actively coordinate S&OP planning and identify risk & opportunity predicated upon the current forecasts while requiring individual work to provide analysis that is concise and actionable.

  • A major responsibility will be managing the weekly CPFR (Collaborative Planning, Forecasting & Replenishment) process with our retail channel partners.

  • Performance will be measured against assigned sales goals, channel inventory targets (WOS) and forecast accuracy.

  • Finally, there will be a consistent requirement to identify macro trends and produce a weekly risk analysis all while measuring daily & weekly sales achievement.

Roles & Responsibility:

  • Manage weekly CPFR process with National Retail Customer Best Buy

  • Build and communicate the weekly forecast for both Sell In and Sell Thru units

  • Ensure Order Management accuracy in ERP system - SAP

  • Identify potential gaps in demand/supply forecast and resolve deltas

  • Drive weekly internal recaps for Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP)

  • Daily involvement in managing S&OP escalations

  • Manage and measure supply chain processes including channel risk and shipping performance

  • Must be comfortable presenting to and promoting consensus-building internally and externally

  • Must be comfortable working in a multi-cultural business environment

  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned

Required Skills and attributes:

  • Minimum of 2+ years of related experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferably in business, finance, supply chain

  • Hands on Forecasting experience

  • Strong analytical & communication skills

  • Ability to work independently & manage multiple competing demands

  • Customer Oriented

  • Participative & collaborates to solve problems

  • Ability to work in a high-demand environment & prioritize

  • Meet deadlines under pressure

  • Analytical, attention to detail and accuracy

  • Advanced skills in MS Excel (V-Lookups, Pivots, etc.)

  • ERP experience, preferably SAP

  • Experience with Business Intelligence tools

Key Measures:

  • Forecast Accuracy – Sell In Orders and Sell Thru Sales

  • Inventory Weeks of Supply

  • Customer In-Stock

  • Sales growth

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities.

ASK Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all associates.