Supply Planning Analyst / Strategic Planner

Job ID: 64303BR
Category: Supply Chain
Work Location: Dubai, Dubai
Posted Date: June 18, 2017
Main Responsibilities

  • Ensure personal compliance with all company Safety regulations and guidelines, Quality System, Operational, and Human Resource policies, procedures, and practices, including housekeeping procedures.
  • Collaborate with Supply and Demand Planning, Manufacturing, Logistics, Procurement, Sales, and Marketing to determine the appropriate supply strategies based on critical demand and supply characteristics.
  • Work with the Supply Planners to determine the optimal approach for applying key parameters for planning, including calculating/setting safety stock targets and EOQ values while ensuring alignment to achieve aggressive service, cost, and working capital targets.
  • Perform long term planning process, review capacity across the supply chain for both regional and global views and provide recommendations to executive management.
  • Review, analyze and update key master data fields in the ERP system to ensure adherence to supply chain processes.
  • Support the sales and operations planning process including review and analyze planning data, and update and publish planning KPIs. Create/prepare reports for leadership review and performance communication to business partners as appropriate.
  • Lead project and/or process work streams aimed at developing creative solutions and make recommendations to improve planning performance balancing business objectives, including cost/benefit analysis, seasonal demand patterns and associated action plans, what-if analysis, and liability inventory optimization.
  • Develop new reporting/analytical tools to support projects and departmental processes as needed
  • Ad hoc Supply Chain projects as assigned


  • Bachelor degree
  • 5 – 10 years of experience in planning and/or logistics
  • Industry knowledge is preferred
  • iScala and SAP experience a plus

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