If you are an experienced supply chain professional with a passion to innovate and contribute in a fast paced growing environment-
you might be a good fit to join Souq.com S&OP team. The S&OP team acts as bridge between business and operations teams and is responsible for seamless business planning and execution during peak and off peak periods while maximizing customer / seller experience.
This role involves driving critical decisions with cross functional teams and senior leadership and demands strong program management skills along-
with an ability to drive data driven discussions. The candidate is expected to have exceptional analytical, planning and written / verbal communication skills along with preferred experience in Forecasting, Sales & Operations Planning and Inventory management.
Set up robust processes to improve forecasting accuracy with an objective to minimize cost and maximize customer / seller experience
Support the business growth in constrained environments with Frugal and innovative solutions
Make the existing processes scalable by identifying and implementing available tools / automation
Rollout best practices from other geographies / companies to minimize end to end supply chain losses
Utilize exceptional problem-solving and communication skills to influence business, operations and technical audiences
Program manage and drive decision making across cross functional teams and senior leadership
Candidates must be independent and flexible with solid communication skills and a strong customer focus
Outstanding analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
Must be detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to own and follow through on issues
Candidate must have basic Supply Chain and Planning knowledge through work experience or coursework
Basic understanding in SQL, proficiency in Microsoft Excel and basic programming skills
At least 3-4 years of experience as an Operations / Planning manager
Engineering Degree, Masters in Management studies or MBA.
Strong attention to detail and organizational skills