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Forecast Analyst

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Date: Apr 21, 2021

Location: Strykow, Lodzkie, PL, 95-010

Company: Corning

Forecast Analyst

 

Responsibilities:

  • Produce detailed demand forecasts for product lines 
  • Combine detailed market understanding, external environmental factors (e.g. CAPEX), forecast accuracy, and statistical inputs to create and tune detailed product forecasts
  • Generate other impromptu forecasts for budget, business plans, ARs, financial exercises, scenario planning, or as otherwise required by upper management 
  • Document key assumptions as well as generate multiple scenarios and underlying assumptions
  • Develop and maintain expertise on forecast system: understand and apply appropriate statistical models and parameters in forecast process
  • Produce detailed forecasts as required for product commercialization and/or product changes
  • Measure and report product forecast accuracy to achieve division accuracy goals and self-correct future forecasts 
  • Track and report performance of key metrics versus forecasts and business plans, report to senior management as required
  • Provide customer-specific reports to external customers as required
  • Support forecast and capacity analysis needs of Global Business Team as well as other members of leadership team
  • Assist with special projects and prepare/make presentations as required

 

 

Requirements:

  • Very strong analytical skills (both quantitative and qualitative) with ability to see the big picture as well as the individual details 
  • MS Excel and MS Access expertise with strong systems skills with aptitude to quickly learn unique systems 
  • Methodical and detail oriented – ability and willingness to dig through large amounts of data to find anomalies, outliers, and/or errors
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and prioritize based on established timelines as well as impromptu requests
  • Strong mathematical background and understanding of forecasting methodology
  • Commercial experience/feel
  • Leadership abilities
  • Strong interpersonal skills required along with ability to drive consensus across multiple parts of the organization
  • Demonstrated customer focus, flexibility, adaptability
  • Ability to articulate and support decisions
  • Fluent English
  • Fluent Polish