Abbott Supply Chain Demand Analyst - Abbott Nutrition - Columbus, Ohio in Columbus, Ohio

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Founded in 1903 and restructured to focus on innovative nutrition products, the company that evolved into Abbott Nutrition built its reputation on nutritional excellence through solid scientific advances. We are a worldwide leader in nutrition science, research, and development.

Abbott Nutrition is a division of Abbott, the global, broad-based health care company. Every day, our global team of scientists is working hard to discover and develop nutritional and related health care products that advance the quality of life for people of all ages.

Health care professionals and their patients trust us to provide cutting-edge nutrition products that meet changing nutrition needs. And we deliver on their expectations—providing a vast array of nutritional and therapeutic products that help babies and children grow, work to keep bodies strong, and support the unique needs of patients with chronic illnesses.

We are behind some of the world's most trusted names in pediatric, adult, and healthy living nutritional product brands such as:

•Similac® Advance®, Similac Expert Care® Alimentum®, and Similac® Soy Isomil® in infant formulas

•PediaSure® and Pedialyte® for children

•Ensure® and ZonePerfect® for active adults

•Glucerna® for people with diabetes

•EAS® for elite athletes and fitness enthusiasts

Abbott Nutrition Supply Chain Master Data team's core purpose is to provide trusted data that supports multiple processes and departments across supply chain and commercial. Site Level Analyst’s key function within Master Data team is to distribute customer forecasts for every finished product throughout the US distribution network. The Site Level Analyst will set the distribution based on customers’ regional and national ordering patterns, changing market trends, AN business initiatives and new product assumptions. Site Level Analyst’s key internal customers are Production Planning, Internal Deployment, Warehousing and Logistics.

The team is a dynamic environment with competing priorities, multiple projects demands and multiple systems to navigate to daily. The job requires data analysis, problem solving, attention to detail, customer service and drive for results attitude. The Site Level Analyst also requires leadership skills to lead project efforts and complex data analysis to identify the proper trends in the data. Experience in supply chain distribution, demand forecasting, SAP/ECC or APO highly preferred.

Core Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyze, validate and implement site level forecast data that supports the distribution network of 20+ locations for over 1000+ finished products. Total scope is 21,000+ product, location and customer level combinations.

  • Lead complex analysis, data audits or projects to ensure site level data is accurate for the type of product, customer or location.

  • Analysis and audits require the ability to extract and analyze large volume of data through reporting tools and Microsoft tools.

  • Generate and report key performance metrics to measure site level or master data accuracy.

  • Work closely with Demand Planning, Internal Deployment, Customer Service, Sales Force and Logistics to ensure New Products and existing customers have the proper forecasts. A proper forecast ensures the right product is available at the right time to support the end customer’s order.

Qualifications:

  • At least 5, typically 7 or more years of experience

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and data analysis skills

  • Experience in forecasting, SAP/ECC, BOBJ or APO highly preferred

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com