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Sr. Supply Demand Planner

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En Intuitive, estamos unidos detrás de nuestra misión: creemos que la atención mínimamente invasiva es la atención que mejora la vida. Mediante la inventiva y la tecnología inteligente, ampliamos el potencial de los médicos para curar sin limitaciones.

Como pioneros y líderes del mercado en cirugía robótica, nos esforzamos por fomentar un equipo inclusivo y diverso, comprometido con marcar la diferencia. Durante más de 25 años, hemos trabajado con hospitales y equipos de atención de todo el mundo para ayudar a resolver algunos de los desafíos más difíciles de la atención médica y avanzar en lo que es posible.

Intuitive se ha construido gracias a los esfuerzos de grandes personas de diversos orígenes. Creemos que las grandes ideas pueden provenir de cualquier lugar: nos esforzamos por fomentar una cultura inclusiva basada en la diversidad de pensamientos y en el respeto mutuo. Lideramos con inclusión y capacitamos a los miembros de nuestro equipo para que trabajen de la mejor manera y manifiesten su auténtica personalidad.

Las personas apasionadas que quieren marcar la diferencia impulsan nuestra cultura: los miembros de nuestro equipo se basan en la integridad, tienen una sólida capacidad para aprender, la energía para hacer las cosas, y aportan experiencias diversas del mundo real para ayudarnos a pensar de nuevas maneras. Invertimos activamente en los miembros de nuestro equipo para apoyar su crecimiento a largo plazo y así poder continuar avanzando en nuestra misión y alcanzar su máximo potencial.

Únase a un equipo comprometido a dar grandes pasos hacia delante para una comunidad global de profesionales de atención médica y sus pacientes. Juntos, avancemos en el mundo de la atención mínimamente invasiva.

Job Description

We are looking for team members with analytical skill sets, and manufacturing/supply chain experience, to participate and lead in the SIOP planning process.  The SIOP planning function is an excellent way to broaden your experience, skills, and network of colleagues while leveraging knowledge on large data sets to compute demand and supply plans to meet customer demand and maintain inventory targets.  We measure this through various metrics such as Forecast accuracy/inventory health/Sales Plan vs. Actual and Build Plan vs Actual, First Pass Fill Rates, etc.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Lead and participate in cross-functional team meetings/ SIOP process to develop best-in-class demand plan and optimum supply plan
  • Facilitate and drive collaboration with Marketing, Sales Operations, and Finance team members to develop monthly/quarterly forecasts over the mid-term and long-term.
  • Partner with NPI/ Engineering/ Marketing teams to understand product lifecycle/ buffer strategy, and develop robust plans to enable new product launch and product end-of-life (EOL) planning.
  • Review and make improvements to statistical forecasting models, to drive best-in-class forecast accuracy on-demand plans
  • Analyze data output, historical shipments, procedure data, and consumption to see if modifications are required based on product segmentation.  Use data-driven analytical rigor to accurately identify issues that lead to sub-optimal output and their root causes
  • Partner with manufacturing, planning, regulatory, and facilities teams to understand and drive buffer strategies to enable building moves and plan for regulatory restrictions.
  • Understand/ manage safety stock/ inventory targets for various regions/ plants
  • Develop capacity and material-constrained build plan through cross-functional collaboration by modeling lines/shifts, line efficiencies, headcount and material lead times/constraints
  • Develop the capacity-constrained build plan – by thoroughly understanding the inputs to the capacity build plan, Manufacturing standard times, required headcount, Manufacturing output and line utilization, and gross efficiency. 
  • Scenario planning through different Demand and Supply scenarios, understand & articulate the different options and the impact
  • Represent their product families and present relevant data/ charts in the cross-functional SIOP meetings
  • Monitor performance to plan, eg. forecast versus actuals, and drive corrective actions/ mitigation plans
  • Drive improvements to Key Performance Indicators such as Forecast accuracy, First Pass Fill Rate, Backorder, and Finished Goods Inventory Attainment through root-cause analysis and cross-functional collaboration
  • Subject matter experience to participate in and lead projects to improve operational efficiency/ profitability goals
  • Resolve and troubleshoot SAP (MPS/MRP) issues; Interact and support IT issues/projects in SAP/o9, etc.
  • Travel: 0 - 15% International

Qualifications

Desired Education / Skillsets/ Qualifications

  • MS/MBA with 6+ yrs relevant experience; Degree in Engineering, Math/Finance, Operations Research, Supply Chain highly preferred.
  • BS with 8+ yrs relevant experience; Degree in Supply Chain, Operations Research, Finance, IE, Engineering highly preferred.
  • High level of English spoken (85%).
  • Analytical rigor / Data/problem-solving skills
  • Proficient using O9 sofware, Conexis or Blue Jonder preferred.
  • Supply Chain/ Planning Domain experience
  • Product Life-cycle Management (New product introduction, End of Sale).
  • Intermediate level in MS Office applications – Excel and .ppt
  • Familiarity and/or ability to work with Advanced Planning applications and/ or ERP applications to create scalable processes
  • Leadership, communication, and executive presentation skills to share insights/ gain consensus

Additional Information

Intuitive es un empleador que brinda igualdad de oportunidades de empleo. Proporcionamos igualdad de oportunidades de empleo a todos los solicitantes y empleados cualificados, y prohibimos cualquier tipo de discriminación y acoso, independientemente de su raza, sexo, condición de embarazo, orientación sexual, identidad de género, origen nacional, color, edad, religión, condición de veterano protegido o de discapacidad, información genética o cualquier otra condición protegida por las leyes federales, estatales o locales aplicables.

Shift: Day
Travel: 10% of the time

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