Global IBP Demand Planning Analytics Manager

Beckman Coulter

Beckman Coulter

Data Science
Barcelona, Spain · Little Chalfont, UK
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Be part of something altogether life-changing!

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Cytiva is one of 10 Life Sciences companies of Danaher. Together, we accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of solutions that safeguard and improve human health.

We´re currently looking for a Global IBP Demand Planning Analytics Manager to join our team in Spain Barcelona (also eligible to work remotely in the EMEA region)

What you’ll do:

  • Support the Global Integrated Business Demand Planning team through overseeing the design and delivery of reports, data models, dashboards and performance metrics that drive key business decisions.

  • Ownership of IBP BI tools, Metrics and KPI reporting for the function

  • Training and development of data analyst roles

  • Develop the process and tools of consolidating global Supply & Demand Plan.

  • Develop optimized & efficient methods and tools to execute weekly and monthly reviews (Demand and Supply)

  • Conduct Routine Demand analysis and report forecast changes and drivers. Ensure long-term sales forecasts are maintained in the Demand planning system.

  • This role will be required to work with IT and Business BI teams as required to ensure the right data is available to support operational processes.

  • Represent the Global IBP team in reviews with stakeholders; bringing insight and analysis to support improvement in areas such as sales, product management, inventory, Demand planning and manufacturing.

  • Collaboration with the broader IBP team to help share and implement best practice.

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s degree. Minimum 5 years’ experience Supply Chain / Demand Planning or related field.

  • Very strong analytical skills, able to deal with large amount of data, in multiple formats and from different sources, consolidating all data and showing ability to identify and prioritize focus areas.

  • Affinity to systems and use of computers/software.

  • Advanced knowledge of BI tools: Power Query / Power BI / Tableau / Qlik.

  • Good understanding of Statistical analysis and Forecasting.

  • Good Knowledge of Demand Planning systems – SAP – APO – Oracle, Demantra or other.

  • Experience utilizing continuous improvement methodologies and concepts such as LEAN, Six Sigma, etc..

  • Good working knowledge of adjacent supply chain planning and fulfilment process including production planning, network planning and replenishment, order to cash process.

  • Excellent organizational, project management and time management skills, including multi-tasking and ability to prioritize one’s own time and meet deadlines and follow up.

  • Ability to communicate effectively at various organizational levels.

  • Stakeholder management skills and experience in a geographically diverse, matrix organization.

  • A team player, willing to go the extra mile. Available for some international travel based on specific ad-hoc business needs.

At Cytiva we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, remote working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a Hybrid/remote work arrangement.

Additional information about this remote work arrangement will be provided by your interview team.

Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Cytiva can provide.

At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit

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