Business Analyst - Inventory Planning

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions for almost every industry on the planet. And we are where we are because our talents brought us here. By specializing in the polymer engineering that makes innovation and application possible, Trelleborg works closely with leading industry brands to accelerate their performance, drive their business forward—and along the way, shape the industry and progress that will benefit humankind in the exciting years ahead.


Fort Wayne/IN

Summary of Role

  • Will closely work with the Trelleborg Customer Solution Centers to determine and maintain the optimal inventory levels in order to achieve a healthy on time delivery while satisfying cash flow and working capital targets of Trelleborg Sealing Solutions.
  • Will also closely work with other internal departments within the supply chain organization, including Data Management, Procurement and Purchasing.
  • Proactively gather data and conduct analysis with the goal of improving the organization's responsiveness to repeating as well as changing customer demands.

Tasks and Responsibilities 

  • Analyzes for inventory control purposes.
  • Determining the optimal replenishment for items.
  • Handling the forecasting cycle in close coordination with our Customer Solution Centers.
  • Detailed planning for customer demands, based on forecasts and history.
  • Other duties and project work may be assigned as required.

Education and Experience 

  • Bachelors degree in business administration, supply chain, information systems or related discipline required or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years supply chain or planning experience
  • Minimum 2 years experience working with ERP systems
  • Experience in item planning / inventory control
  • Proficient in MS office tools
  • Database experience like MS SQL Server or MS Access preferred
  • Experience with JD Edwards / Oracle software/systems preferred


  • Strong analytical background and capabilities
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbally)
  • Great attention to detail
  • Customer service oriented and experienced
  • Knowledge of basic supply chain processes and practices
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle conflicting priorities with detail and accuracy


Last date of application: 2021-04-01

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