Solutions & Decisions is looking for the best candidates for the position of JUNIOR SUPPLY CHAIN PLANNING ANALYST for a perfume  company. 

This is a strategic role within the Supply Chain area of the company in which the candidate will be responsible for assembling data, analyzing performance, identifying plan-deviations, improvement opportunities and potential risks. In order to develop recommendations to improve their Global Strategy within other departments.


Vacancy Description:

  • Performs autonomously complex analysis of information, problems and data. Develops recommendations to be reviewed with Operations & Purchasing Managers. 
  • Definition and implementation of planning parameters as Lead time, TU, MOQ & Safety Stocks.
  • Analyze and define contingency programs for suppliers / critical materials.
  • Define and validate with Supply Chain Manager the inventory levels in all sites accordingly with group strategy. Document and promote best practices & change management in a fast-paced working environment.
  • Optimizes Group supply and provides communication to the rest of the organization. 
  • Analyze and validate deviations for Raw Material global pricing
  • Participates / leads projects related to supply chain & purchasing areas.
  • Ownership and management of purchasing & supply chain Master Data related.
  • Proactively monitor and manage key performance indicators and execute root cause analysis.
  • Identify import and export issues, develop solutions and provide guidance to management on resolving issues.
  • Develops annual inventory plans to ensure service and efficiency in costs.
  • Develops annual Raw Material forecasting and monthly updates aligned with sales demand.
  • Prepare and Analyze Reporting’s as Budgeting, PPV, PPP & Contract balance. 
  • Compare Providers offers about Raw Material COG & Benchmark/RFQ process global

Required Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree in Business Management, Industrials, Chemical or similar studies. 
  • Masters in supply chain management recommended.
  • Minimum 1-3 years experience in planning.
  • It is required to have strong experience in Data Analysis 
  • English level: C1
  • Excel Advanced (Macros required)
  • SAP (PP and MM Modules) Valuable
  • MRP (Material Requirement planning) Valuable
  • Valuable S&OP

Soft Skills:

  • Proactive
  • Autonomous 
  • Communication skills and ability to influence    
  • Change Management
  • Results oriented
  • Teamwork

Hard Skills:

  • Planning and Analytical skills
  • Data Analysis
  • Forecasting
  • Excel Advanced (Macros required)