Position Type : Regular
Location : Charlotte HQ , Luxembourg or Magog
Business Unit : Construction
Division : Product Lines
Camso is now part of the Michelin Group .
By joining forces together, we become the world leader in the Off-The-Road market .
Reporting to the S&OP Director, the Category Specialist will be responsible for defining and managing product categorization during the entire Product life cycle.
Based on experience gathered in the industry and with a key interface role between Product Management team, Supply Chain & Operation / Manufacturing teams, the candidate will plan and direct product segmentation in terms of volume and demand volatility as well as set in which supply chain ecosystem products will be managed.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :
E valuate product demand by channel and geography, based on knowledge of company objectives and market needs
Validate product segmentation and cascade the Make to Order and Make to stock strategy
Monitor volume, volatility, and substitution of product and establish strategy by category
Consult with product development personnel on product specifications such as design, quality, benefits
Establish plan and determine process to smoothly phase out products or move to slow movers category
Manage the criteria that sets if a product is worth introducing and also manage the criteria that distinguishes the categories
Be involved in new demand process in order to see the effect of additional volume on the product category
Establish product portfolio by category by region / country to balance customer needs, business objectives factoring in business model at regions / countries
THE PROFILE TO SUCCEED :
You have minimum 2 years of experience in supply-chain, product planning, financial analysis, and inventory control or procurement specialist
You have strong analytical skills, critical thinking and curious
You are a proficient user of Excel, any k nowledge of SAP & Oracle BEII would be an asset
You have effective interpersonal and communication skills
You are a team player, cooperative with a wide variety of people from diverse backgrounds at all levels of employment
Fluency in English is mandatory
This role may be based in Luxembourg, Charlotte or Magog.
THE ROAD FREE CREW
In this role, you collaborate closely with Product Development, Supply Chain, Global Marketing and Sales teams based worldwide.
At Camso there’s always space to grow; together we define our goals, then it’s up to you to find the way that’s right for you.
Choose to work in a team that's always on the move to achieve its dreams.
JOIN US WHERE THE ROAD ENDS.