Assistant Manager - Inventory planning

Assistant Manager - Inventory planning
Malabar Head Quarters
Job Role:

To promote smooth operations of the supply chain units, devise model stocking plans and prepare statistical models that will predict demand levels based on seasonality, business growth, marketing campaigns, etc.

- Develop detailed weekly / monthly supply plans by-product, article, and brand basis demand estimations received from relevant stakeholders to procure the required level of inventory and maintain the smooth operations of supply chain units
- Develop long-term inventory plans for SCM units by taking into account the various considerations such as catchment preferences, peak seasons, campaigns planned, market trends, etc.
- Identify the volume and type of inventory that need to be procured and up-stocked during seasons, festivals, campaigns and recommend the same to the Head – Supply & Inventory Planning
- Constantly monitor the amount of inventory available across SCM units (buffer stock) to effectively manage the utilization of the same and avoid over/under stocking
- Leverage data through the use of the analytics dashboards, identify trends, and draw meaningful insights that will help create robust short-term and long-term supply and inventory management plans for the SCM units
- Study existing supply and inventory management processes in SCM units, analyze the root cause of any issues identified and provide suggestions for improvement to enhance operational efficiency
- Liaise with IT to develop solutions for inventory planning, data management, dashboard creation, and report generation.

Required Skills:

Approx. 4-7 years in Inventory planning and statistical modeling
Expert-level knowledge of Excel and Powerpoint
Preferable experience in developing models in R or Python
Operations( All Others)
Post Graduate Degree/Diploma in Management from Tier 1 or Tier 2 B-Schools OR Masters in Engineering or BE / B Tech (Any Branch) with relevant experience<br />MSC Statistics
5 to 6 Years
As per industry standards (INR)