TE Connectivity SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYST II in Heimstetten, Germany

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.

The supply analyst is responsible for the regional plants capacity planning and local S&OP process to ensure that it complies with the overall TE Transportation Solutions strategy. In parallel this position requires direct interaction with customers, sales, customer service, operations, engineering, etc. This individual will support the Engineering function for launch and sustaining projects with plant/vendor coordination. This position will assist with leading the monthly supply reviews and help support the monthly S&OP Plant & Supply reviews.

This position will take a proactive approach to strengthen the link / collaboration between operations and the customer to ensure we have a robust supply chain. Some travel will be required to support strategic supply chain projects with operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Drive and further develop the local Sales & Operation Planning processes

  • Analyze the plants capacities for the mid-to long term horizon (Rough Cut Capacity Planning RCCP) based on the consensus forecast

  • Identify capacity bottlenecks within the monthly S&OP cycle and the daily work collaboration with the local departments (Planning, Manufacturing, etc)

  • Analyze ICT inventories, collaborate with local departments and ensure inventory is tracking to Business Unit and segment targets.

  • Coordinate with ICT Engineering and manufacturing plant teams to support launch and sustaining Engineering projects within the EMEA region

  • Support the monthly S&OP plant supply review meetings

  • Drive and track the action plan from the S&OP plant supply reviews

  • Support the plant(s) decision making process for tool and machine investments (Duplications, replacements)

  • Ensure that the S&OP architecture (JDA/Xelus/Kinaxis/etc) is used appropriately for the supply planning process

  • Closely collaborate with other functions (Planning, Manufacturing, Demand Management, Engineering, etc) to ensure that assigned or requested tasks are accomplished

  • Collaborate with global customers & global counterparts to analyze & improve the end-to-end (E2E) supply chain process

  • Identify strategic supply chain projects

  • Monitor & report on supply chain KPI’s…drive actions to close any gaps

  • Undertake other tasks and duties that are within the capability of the individual

Experience and Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field

  • Minimum four years of Supply Chain experience

  • General knowledge of Operations/Manufacturing Processes

  • Project Management experience desirable

  • SAP Production Planning and Rapid Response Master Scheduling experience highly desired

  • Travel domestic and international 15-20%

Additional Attributes:

  • Production and Materials Planning knowledge

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Capability to drive and sustain performance improvements

  • Fluent in English and German both written and spoken

  • Team player, who also is able to work independently and self-motivated

  • Excellent Problem Solving Attitude

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Requisition ID: 2016-74632

Business Unit (Current): Transportation Solutions - ICT