Job Title:  Consulting - ET&P - SCNO - Planning Manager

Job requisition ID ::  48835
Date:  Jan 16, 2023
Location:  Bengaluru
Designation:  Manager


Planning Manager 

What impact will you make?


Every day, your work will make an impact that matters, while you thrive in a dynamic culture of inclusion, collaboration and high performance. As the undisputed leader in professional services, Deloitte is where you’ll find unrivaled opportunities to succeed and realize your full potential


Deloitte is where you’ll find unrivaled opportunities to succeed and realize your full potential.


The Team

We are a creative digital consultancy. We combine leading digital and creative capabilities with the deep industry knowledge and experience Deloitte is known for. That means, our clients can bring us their biggest challenges, knowing we have what it takes to bring a business vision to life.


Work you’ll do


As a Manager in our Consulting team you’ll build and nurture positive working relationships with teams and clients with the intention to exceed client expectations.


Required Skills:


Role and Responsibilities

Inventory Mgt & Forecasting


  1. Leading the forecasting and replenishment discussion within the Supply chain function along with procurement team to release Purchase requisition and map supply schedules
  2. Responsible for maintaining service levels at each CFA/warehouse/Distribution centre/port for the product portfolio
  3. Review of inventory of each brand and responsible for planning/initiating and implementing corrective action plans
  4. Review of SLOB (Slow Moving and Obsolete Inventory) and preparing long term/short term
    plans for avoidance/liquidation
  5. Perform periodically Inventory ageing analysis.
  6. Driving forecast accuracy across the brands/Business Verticals to improve service levels and avoid inventory Build-Up
  7. Responsible for developing Inventory policies and ensuring compliance
  8. Monitors stock-keeping unit levels and recommends stock-keeping unit rationalization initiatives in the future
  9. Communicate decisions and supply impacts to all stakeholders in the planning process
  10. Responsible for developing, monitoring and review of SLA with key stake holders related to Demand and Distribution Planning
  11. Interact with sales, marketing, and customer finance to understand demand forecast drivers to ensure that current and accurate information is used for demand forecasts

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Strong leadership skills and solution mindset
  • Team player at executive levels to collaborate with business units and functional partners like IT, Finance, HR, Legal, etc.
  • Solid operational management and general business skills and savvy
  • Industry knowledge in terms of broad industry dynamics on the buy-side (and the sell-side), but also the internal knowledge and “language of the business”
  • Excellent communication skills and even better listening skills that allows him to get the “voice of the internal customer” and to understand the company culture and how to best communicate procurement’s value to it
  • Strategic mindset and problem-solving skills
  • Change management skills and self awareness to take varying approaches with a dynamic set of stakeholders (e.g., expert model vs. facilitative model)
  • Analytical mindset, but also creativity to seek, encourage and find non-traditional approaches that have historically “boxed-in” procurement
  • MBA with 7-10 years of experience will be beneficial

Your role as a leader


At Deloitte India, we believe in the importance of leadership at all levels. We expect our people to embrace and live our purpose by challenging themselves to identify issues that are most important for our clients, our people, and for society and make an impact that matters.





How you’ll grow


At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help build world-class skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte


University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.




At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.


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