Associate Manager Planning
January 2015 - at Present
Managing end-to-end Demand & Supply Planning and Production Scheduling. Leading monthly production planning and cross- functional supply chain meetings. Deriving adjusted demand based on baseline and intelligence inputs from sales, marketing and finance. Projecting expected capacity loss and top-line volume gap against the budget, based on 6 month rolling forecast. Inspecting Root Cause Analysis of planning Key Performing Indicators (Metrics) and constructing action plan leading towards improvement. Efficiently generating MRP on fortnight basis for purchase review and recommendations. Accountable for optimizing sourcing as per future requirement, target safety level, MOQ, freight and pricing trend. Reviewing arrival schedule of inward shipments and develop mitigation plan in case of any risk and delays. Accessing RM/PM material availability risks and align with suppliers and purchase team on resolution.
Junior Manager Planning
January 2011 - December 2014
Efficiently managed the demand planning process by conducting detail analysis of inputs and outputs of the qualitative and quantitative data of + 350 SKU and NPD's of Oils & Flour business. Handled all aspects of demand analysis and forecasting contributing to increased forecast accuracy & profitability. Identified opportunities to cut costs by liquidating slow-moving and non-moving SKU from several product portfolios. Distribution Resource Planning (DRP): Developed and maintained distribution resource plan for all Distribution Centers through constant monitoring and analysis based on customer forecast, safety level and sales history. Shuffling & Re-Balancing inventories within the warehouses network to avoid over stocking at any single warehouse. Managed inventory analyst and reduced inventory levels by 8%. Monitored and provide detailed assessment of KPI's related to Customer service and inventory management like (CVFOT OTIF, DOIS & FG Stock Freshness).
Master Of Business Management
at Mumbai University
2008 - 2010 (2 years) Mumbai - Mahārāshtra
2005 - 2008 (3 years) Amravati - Mahārāshtra
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