Forecasting Analyst Manager

  • Location

    Singapore

  • Sector:

    Procurement & Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    S$6000 - S$8000 per month + AWS+VB

  • Contact:

    Nicola Clarke

  • Contact email:

    nicola.clarke@voltasia.com.sg

  • Job ref:

    BBBH9304_1621578675

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-20

  • Consultant:

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My client is a leader in the industrial equipment space and are looking for a Forecasting Analyst Manager to come onboard and join them. Ideally this candidate will have deep experience with data analytics tools and brings with them at least 8 years of experience in a similar role

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for forecasting using monthly reviews and discussions with the sales team across all business units
  • Working closely with the sales department to look at upcoming trends for possible ways to capitalize on the market and project movements.
  • Work closely with the order management team to look at backlogs and run rates
  • Make sure that the project funnels are accurate/viable by looking at sales forecasts and plans
  • Be in charge of forecasting monthly and quarterly changes and then for the whole year ahead
  • Be in charge of collecting various data sources to help with analyzing trends for the reviewing of the sales forecast
  • Create and develop a master database of the orders and sales forecast
  • Be in charge of continuous improvement drives and other non routine business analysis needed

Requirements:

  • Degree in Business/Statistics/Economics/Finance, MBA'S will be a plus
  • 5 years of work experience in business forecasting
  • Good working knowledge of forecasting/trend modelling, analytic tools
  • Confident with analyzing large amounts of data with multiple inputs and synthesizing it
  • Good track record working with senior management.
  • Strong data visualization skills
  • Deep knowledge of MS Excel/Macros, PowerPoint, Power BI.
  • Some experience using Oracle and/or SAP would be a bonus