oEffective Operations and SCM professional with strong functional knowledge combined with the ability to work under deadline intensive environment. Possess excellent leadership, interpersonal and presentation skills to solve a problem.
Sr Planning Analyst:
Play a key role in ensuring material availability for Machine learning deployments in Data Centers.
Interact with multiple suppliers and ensure forecasting is in line with the total requirement.
Perform Supply-Demand Match for key components and take necessary actions to ensure Deployments to Data centre doesn’t get impacted.
Responsible for managing inventory and ensuring system accuracy
Understand INCO terms and coordinate with Logistics team/suppliers to make sure material is delivered on time without any clearance issues.
Interact seamlessly with cross functional teams – P2P teams, Finance and Logistics to solve any operational issues.
Carry out the transition from NPI to Sustaining mode for Machine learning products.
Develop KPIs and ensure tracking against these and present in Weekly Business Review meetings
Wildcraft India Pvt Ltd is a growing Indian startup, manufacturing lifestyle products for outdoors and adventures category. It has a turnover of 300 cr with 200+ exclusive retail outlets, 4000+ POS in multi-brand stores. They have also started making their presence in Middle east, Srilanka, Nepal and Europe.
IT Business Partner- Supply Chain using Microsoft Dynamics ERP:
Design the process flow required for seamless integration of Wildcraft’s ERP with 3PL WMS software for the entire warehouse operations.
Identify and suggest modifications required for using ERP in Purchase and Planning function.
Developed an end to end tracking mechanism in the ERP to enable Purchase Manager to review and reconcile Vendor Invoices.
Developed an end to end dashboard for tracking Reverse logistics
Operations Manager (Planning and Procurement):
Plan material purchases, resolve discrepancies, issue supplier metrics and manage payments to vendors.
Assisted Sr. Planning Manager to achieve Business Fill Rate:
oReview Sales Plan and correlate to the forecasted plan and Budget. Approve deviations if any.
oReview BOM structure and carried out Raw Material Planning for season launch/NPIs.
oPlace orders with purchase team and ensure timely delivery of material to CRM.
oRelease indents to production and follow up till product is available for billing.
Manage purchase order reporting in ERP.
Analyse tradeoff between quantity and logistics cost and take informed decisions.
Manage inventory cost and plan for inventory cover across range of Products.
Conduct weekly S&OP review meeting with production/Sales and Product team on deliverables. Present dashboards to the leadership team.
Spearheaded the project for setting up new Warehouse(WH) in collaboration with 3PL partner –
oData Analysis and Forecasting, Floating RFQs, Shortlisting, Warehouse Design, setting up of process, Integration of ERP and 3PL WMS, testing, IT infrastructure, abiding with statutory requirement, Go live and post go live support.
Designed a detailed process note covering SLAs/Country wise requirement/RACI matrix for handling new Sales Channel-Exports. It involved aligning 7 different functions.
Understand GAPs and rolled out process note for handling returns order management for our online business channel. Unaccounted returns got reduced to Nil in a span of 6 months.
Citibank is a global MNC with 200+ years of history; having presence in almost all major countries of the world with best in class technology enabling hassle free financial transactions.
oRe-engineered processes related to on-boarding of clients leading to a cost save of Rs 14 lakhs per annum.
oEffectively engage with management at all levels for project implementation.
oExperience in developing project plans, implementation of road-maps and processes to bring productive results and insights
Spearheaded implementation of RCCPM guidelines in O&T Dept of the bank.
Involves connecting with various departments like Branch Banking, FRM, Compliance &Technology
oReduce TAT for Processing of Post Account Opening Transactions.
oIdentify key attributes and formulated metrics for evaluating performance of outsourced Vendors.
Worked extensively with Microsoft Dynamics ERP and familiar with Oracle ERP system
Use Advance level of Microsoft excel and Google sheets. Familiar with SQL queries.
Tenured professional with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
CERTIFICATIONS and ACHIEVEMENTS
APICS-CSCP certified professional (2017 to present).
Yellow Belt certified in Six Sigma from institute of QAI, Bangalore.
Maestro Award for setting up second Warehouse for Wildcraft.
Seamlessly handle ERP and WMS integration and help achieve WH fill rate of 99.8%
Received Instant Award for handholding transfer of Inward files from RBI to our vendor when there was a system lapse and processes had to be done manually.
Was part of top 1% team who were taken to Singapore for cross functional exposure at Global level.
Institute / Organization
% / CGPA
Masters in Business Administration(Core)
School of Business Management, NarseeMonjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai
Bachelors in Technology (Mechanical)
Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam,