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Value Optimization Operations Manager

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Date: Nov 13, 2021

Location: Gurgaon, HR, IN, 122002

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 49105


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

The Global Supply Management (GSM) Function is recognized as a critical function for business success.  It delivers the training, tools and opportunities needed to create innovative solutions for the function & the corporation.  GSM has leading edge, effective processes to anticipate and exceed customer requirements.




Value Optimization service at Supply Management Services Company (SMSC) provides strategicvalue to Global Supply Management (GSM) and Corning businesses. The service strives to deliver advanced analytics and data intelligence, enabling fast decision-making process to Corning businesses.Reporting to Global Value Optimization Service Leader, the key responsibility is to enable and enhance internal analytics and intelligence capabilities in all possible approach through the most innovation digital solutions. As part of the Value Optimization team, the incumbent will be contributing majorly to enhance the service framework and system and tools, ensuring the alignment with the GSM and SMSC business strategies.



Process Owner

•Development of regional short and long term strategyfor business analytics capability

•Develop deliverables with business and categories that highlight key insights and effectively visualize information and select, configure and implement analytics solutions.

•Leading and reviewing all analytics and intelligence activities associated with automation needs -Identifying areas of opportunity to create data solutions to business needs and propose solutions.

•Lead implementation of new applications -Coordinating with both project & IT Team, to design future business processes, identify and set up required structure to enable optimal data and information distribution, support User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and documentation.

•Work closely with development team to design user experience development and ensure requirements are accurately mapped and suitable for development, enforces standards through all applications.Operations Support

•Effectively lead and manage a team of business analysts -managing prioritization, roadmaps and strategic initiatives for the team and managing key operational metrics for VO service leader.

•Oversee all analytics operations to correct discrepancies and ensure quality•Support data management (includes managing data sources, data processing, data flow, regular refresh of data)

•Ongoing operational support such as synthesizing external data and quantify data to provide insight and recommendations to internal stakeholders.

•"SuperUser" for all VO systemsincluding Logistics Transportation Management system–Managing overall governance and maintenance.Ensures team is properly trained on tools, follow process and maintain the accuracy of data.

•Managing new applications such as Onboarding categories on new applications, roll out of applications to users, provide trainings and workshops, managing improvement logs and manage user access management•Support/Lead Vendor management –SOW Management (related to Applications Developments).


Required Skills

•Has 10-15 years SCM experience, analytics and process improvements experience.•Strong analytical and project management skills

•Ability to interpret data to drive business decisions.

•Experienced in leading supply chain excellence projects or developing innovation supply chain tools and processes.

•Experience in Digitalization (AI, ML) and ability to create automated processes.•Experience in Analytical Toolsand languagessuch as Alteryx, PowerBI, PowerApps, python

•Experience in AWS, Cloud, Data Lake and experience in Web Scraping

•Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects

•Meticulous and attention to detail

•Ability to communicate technical concepts in plain language•Advanced knowledge of Office products -office 365, MS Excel, MS Access, Sharepoint 2013

•Fluent in English

•Process Driven and Self-Motivated


Desired Skills

•Global experience (e.g. working under cross culture, business practices, etc.)•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Analytics/engineering/SCM Preferred

•Experience in Category Management

•Experience in Qualitative ResearchSoft Skills

•Strong work ethic

•Ability to work in cross culture background

•Change management skills -ability to establish new approaches and sell ideas•Passion for data management