Thursday, July 7, 2016

Inventory Analyst - US Supply Chain (# 113214)

Position: Inventory Analyst - US Supply Chain
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
KLA-Tencor has manufacturing sites across the globe, including Belgium, China, Germany, Israel, Singapore and Milpitas (CA). The Global Operations (GOPS) team, comprised of Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Installation, and Quality, is responsible for manufacturing our leading-edge technology. We partner with our world-wide supply base and our design engineering teams to bring new products to market. The GOPS team is continuously working to build our products Better, Faster, Cheaper.

Responsibilities:
Responsible for inventory reporting including Excess and No Demand (END), IFR, supplier liabilities, inventory health and business level forecasts. Inventory scenario 'What If' analysis for the GOPS business in collaboration with supply chain, finance, procurement, MS, commodity teams and appropriate engineering teams. Forecasts future inventory levels and the financial impacts of business unit decisions, product transitions and EOM strategies. Generates scenario analysis, reserves impacts and recommendations.
Addresses other business level projects as needed for the US Supply Chain senior director.

Preferred Qualification:
High level analytical skill set, 'expert' at Microsoft suite of tools, SAP, access database and pivot tool analytics, working knowledge of the supply chain, MS, finance and manufacturing policies and processes as they relate to inventory. Can 'mine' various data sources to create a 'picture' of the current and future inventory position. Collaborative style, able to work across functions and GOPS organizations to achieve results. Able to present findings, causes and recommendations in a concise and understood manner.
Self-starter, can operate with minimum direction at times.
Over time develops the skill to anticipate impacts of business decisions on inventory levels, reserves requirements, turns and liability in close collaboration with supply chain, MS, engineering and commodity team personnel.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in IE, business, finance, supply chain and 2 years of experience in a related function.
OR
Master’s degree in similar study areas preferred.

Kindly send your resume to raju.balaji@kla-tencor.com

KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.