Retail Solution Consultant
Position: Senior Consultant (Retail – Demand Forecasting and Replenishment)
Division: Professional Services Department
SAS Institute LLC is currently looking for an experienced professional for the position of Consultant focused on Retail Industry in Professional Services Department.
As a Consultant, you will position and support implementation of world’s leading solutions in Retail and Manufacturing areas for different business purposes including:
- Demand Forecasting for Retail and Manufacturing
- Demand Shaping
- Sales Planning
- New Products Forecasting
- Demand Collaboration between different Departments: Sales, Marketing, Finance, etc.
- Optimization and Operation Research
- Inventory Optimization and Replenishment
- General Business Analytics, Statistics
- Data preparation for analysis
- Data quality management
- Business reports based on analytics
- Understanding and development Customer needs.
- Functional requirements development working with the Customer.
- Software implementations participation as a Consultant and/or Analyst:
- preparing and conducting requirement-gathering workshops,
- translating business requirements into technical requirements,
- exploring Customer data,
- building analytical models,
- developing results reports and presenting reports to Customers
- Working as a part of Project team, which consists of Project Manager, ETL Consultants, BI Consultant, Architect, possibly Deep Analytical Consultant.
- Experience in business processes development for Retail or CPG company,
- Hands-on experience in Demand Planning and/or Inventory Management in Retail or CPG companies would be appreciated,
- Master's degree in Applied Maths, Programming or closely related field,
- Extensive experience in the application of analytics (Forecasting, Optimization, Data Mining, Statistics and so on),
- General IT skills (ability to manage software, SQL),
- Ability to communicate with people with different background,
- Good written and spoken English,
- Working experience with the following tools and solutions would be much appreciated:
- SAS Solutions
- Oracle Demantra
- Oracle Retail
- SAP APO
- SAP F&R
- JDA Demand Management
- JDA Inventory Optimization
- JDA Fulfillment
The company offers an attractive compensation package, ability for professional and career growth, work in the friendly international environment.