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Sr Advisor-Demand Planning

Memphis, Tennessee
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 25892-302756
Job ID: 425709BR
Address Line 1: 1715 Aaron Brenner Dr
City: Memphis
State: Tennessee
Zip Code: 38120
Position Status: Full-Time
Grade: 12

Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:
Serve as a liaison between Marketing, Sales, Finance, Operations and other key functional areas to develop, maintain, distribute, analyze and present forecasts. Key contributor in developing best practices, deriving insights, and developing business intelligence reporting related to forecasting by leveraging advanced tools and methodologies.


ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Gather, analyze and validate data
2. Identify, interpret and visualize trends or patterns in complex data sets
3. Utilize advanced financial analysis, data management and modeling techniques
4. Assist in achieving consensus for demand forecasts by facilitating a collaborative planning process with Sales, Marketing, Operations and Finance functions
5. Develop, monitor, distribute and present reports related to forecasting and help drive continuous process improvement
6. Assist with key stakeholders to ensure accurate metrics are identified and included within relevant reporting tools
7. Develop forecast and variance analysis presentations for executive management
8. Provide support for ad hoc project and analysis request from senior management
9. Assist in the development and mentoring for other Analysts/Advisors
10. Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures
11. Perform other duties as required

Disclaimer: This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business, Supply Chain, Mathematics or other quantitative discipline plus seven (7) years’ of professional experience in finance, forecasting, financial analysis or statistics
Master’s Degree preferred
Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to interact successfully with all management levels
Ability to simplify complex/abstract ideas and concepts for others, and to work in unstructured environments with a process orientation to mine the details without losing the big picture
Strong leadership, analytical, problem solving, time management, organizational and interpersonal skills
Able to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint with experience using statistical software, reporting interfaces and data visualization
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently or as the member of a team
Able to lead project groups and independently represent the finance function

Division Category: All, General
Company Name: FedEx Freight Inc.