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Demand Analyst

Salary: £21

Location: Peterborough

Job type: Contract

Category: Peterborough

JOB PURPOSE: To work with key dealers and customers across all industries to ensure dealers & customers have a robust demand planning process in place that provides accurate and reliable forward looking critical component demand signals to Cat that results in actions taken by the relevant business partners to ensure maximum machine or engine availability through parts availability that meets the customer's expectation and required delivery date. JOB RELATED STATISTICS: Indeterminate JOB DUTIES: The incumbent will be responsible for the following primary activities: Work directly with dealers and customers on improving the demand planning processes related to critical component rebuilds, repairs, and replacements. Ensure the demand signals captured through the Planned Component Rebuild and Plan for Every Serial Number processes are accurate and reliable. Analyze and action the demand signals received from dealers and customers. Communicate the demand signals to the relevant business partners. Provide the relevant feedback to dealers regarding the decisions made and actions taken based on the demand signals. BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE: This position requires the following knowledge and skills: Four-year business or engineering degree. Green Belt trained, process oriented with a working knowledge of supply chain to customer processes. *Project management skills with process / systems expertise in at least one relevant area. Team player. High level of flexibility. Strong communication skills (verbal & written). Time management and organizational skills. Customer focused. Familiarity with product line and parts major classes. Ability to work well with middle and upper management levels at Cat, dealers, and customers. Experience working with dealers and/or customers. Black Belt trained. Solid understanding of parts distribution and operations. Familiarity and experience with at least some of the following systems & applications: Antares, OLGA, AMT, Builder, Microsoft Access & Excel, Cognos, Tableau, and SAS. Experience working in at least some of the following areas: parts sales, parts operations, forecasting, demand planning, repair options, and/or component rebuilds. Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business

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