Duties: Oversee global throughput and capacity planning function and lead a team of managers and analysts to achieve the team’s mandate and goals. Structure the network throughput and capacity planning methodology and set up the key operating processes. Develop algorithms and systems to improve throughput and capacity utilization forecasting. Drive strong relationships across stakeholder teams to collaborate on throughput and capacity planning to optimize cost and minimize risk. Define innovative and data-driven MVP/pilot solutions to improve process/sub-process performance, and streamline processes to drive ongoing process improvements. Develop MVPs/pilot initiatives into mature and thriving programs across organizational functions such as warehouse operations, sales operations, international supply chain, supplier performance, inventory planning, account management, and engineering teams. Provide tactical inputs to warehouse operations for labor, storage, and transportation planning and risk mitigation solutions. Plan and manage network throughput under capacity constraints for round the year key sales events. Provide long term capacity planning guidance for network growth and new facility launches. Work closely with the product and engineering teams to define the product roadmap and prioritize resources effectively. Develop KPIs for measuring process/sub-process performance and showcase performance trends and program improvements to senior management. Lead and mentor a strong team of managers and analysts.
The position is a fixed location based in Boston, MA office; however, telecommuting from a home office may also be allowed. 10% domestic travel to attend supply chain planning meetings on the field is required.
Three (3) years of experience in an analytical or consulting role.
Experience must include:
Three (3) years in each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):
- Working with large datasets and solving complex business problems
- Data analysis and issue correlation to generate reasonable deductions
Two (2) years in each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):
- Project management and client management
- Collaborating successfully with cross-functional teams with a proven record of being highly sensitive and responsive to stakeholder needs and concerns
- Ability to synthesize multiple points of view into a streamlined action plan and drive consensus among cross-functional teams
- Managing and developing a team
- Advanced knowledge of SQL
Experience may be gained before, during, or after issuance of advanced degree.
Requires a Master’s degree in Business Administration, Mathematics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Economics, Finance, Statistics, Computer Science, or a directly related field
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