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Senior Demand Planner

Company: Fortinet
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Job Description:

This position is seeking an experienced, creative and flexible individual to oversee the Demand Planning, Forecast compilation for Fortinet products. - Individual must have strong communication and presentation skills, able to work in a fast paced and dynamic work environment. - This individual will work with multiple cross-functional teams, Manufacturing and Logistics, Supply Chain, Sales, Product Mgmt., and Engineering teams to fully understand production demand and supply requirements.Responsibilities will include but not limited to:Compilation of Product forecast, review historical trends, research demand drivers and prepare forecast data to develop consensus forecast model.Prepare and maintain various reports used for day-to-day operations by the department.Analyze SFDC opportunities, forecast and material availability to manage inventory.Lead/participate in conference calls with Contract Manufacturing and ODM partners to help prioritize production schedules based on component allocations and changes in the demand forecast.Gather and communicate information on materials availability, delivery schedules, delivery methods and drive resolution where required.Expedites or follows up on deliveries as appropriate to meet demand forecast.Review, maintain and level Finished Goods Inventory across Global Logistics Centers.Work with Order Management Team to resolve Sales Order fulfillment challenges as needed.Coordinate activities including item master and BOM maintenance in Oracle EBS.Knowledge/Qualifications/Job Skills/Competencies:Bachelor's degree in related field, or consideration of an equivalent combination of education and experience.Desired 5+ years of experience in manufacturing operations and/or supply chain and materials mgmt.Advanced MS Office Skills, understanding of vlookups and Pivot tables.Knowledge in Oracle ERP systems is desirable.Experienced with Salesforce.comFlexible: willing to adapt as required and able to work in fast-paced job environment.Strong understanding of Manufacturing Operations and Purchasing processes, procedures, and practices.Ability to communicate in a succinct and organized manner both verbally and written at all levels of the organization.Advanced knowledge of demand planning, production scheduling, and supply chain management disciplines.Capable of handling multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy while working under tight time deadlines.Ability to evaluate, prioritize and problem solve a variety of tasks to ensure their timely and accurate completion.Strong analytical skills with ability to problem solve and think independently.Ability to perform job with little supervision from senior management.Highly motivated, willing to drive continuous Improvement for both self and company.#LI-CP1Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network - today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security features without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud or mobile environments. Fortinet ranks number one in the most security appliances shipped worldwide and more than 450,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their businesses.We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity in our company, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.Full time

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