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System Analyst

Zuchwil, Solothurn
Inventory Planning/Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805644553W

As a part of the Global Supply Chain Planning Department, as the Junior System Analyst you will provide end to end support for the global sales and operations planning process, systems and predictive analytics.

The Junior System Analyst is a key global & cross-functional role in driving DePuy-Synthes Trauma/CMF PLAN performance to a higher level. It supports design and drives improvements in the sales and operations planning (S&OP) process maturity, including financial integration, inventory management and scenario planning, by providing transparency on E2E planning data. This is a role in advancing business analytics and modeling capabilities to provide increasingly sophisticated data-based decision support for the global supply chain leadership.


  • Navigate the diverse system landscape and deliver timely and accurately reports 
  • Own data extraction and conversion processes
  • Maintain & create dashboards to support the global S&OP planning process
  • Create documentation to ensure business continuity and support the handover of tasks to other functions
  • Create end user training material and be the first point of contact in case of questions
  • Link with team members to assess, document and translate requirements into standardized reports 
  • Support end to end analytics and demand / supply modeling 
  • Understand & interpret data, identify issues, analyze causes, and provide well-reasoned conclusions and solutions
  • Support the sales and operations planning (S&OP) process maturity by supporting financial integration, inventory management and scenario planning.

Planning using Predictive Analytics

This role will provide data extraction, analytical and modeling support during the demand, supply and executive S&OP cycles & reviews. Understanding of analytics to interpret data, identify issues, analyze causes, and provide well-reasoned conclusions and solutions is important in this role.

Key relationships

  • You will work closely with various internal and external stakeholders.
  • Internal: S&OP, Demand and Supply Planners, Customer Service, Business Unit IT
  • External: Consultants for benchmarking purposes.

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required. 
  • An advanced degree in Supply Chain, Statistics, Engineering or Information technology is preferred. 
  • A minimum of 1 year experience
  • Excel modelling
  • MS Access
  • SQL (basics)
  • Other programming language is asset
  • Ability to translate complex situations into simple working solutions
  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives and work in a matrix environment where priorities change rapidly and tight deadlines exist
  • Ability to influence colleagues within the organization by using effective communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to challenge the status quo and evaluate processes to determine if refinements would enhance speed of results and productivity or quality. 
  • Ability to build strong relationships, considering diverse perspectives & different styles
  • Strong interest in global supply chains and the medical devices industry
  • Strong interest in IT systems and tools & how to master them

We are offering you a multifaceted challenge in a dynamic, international environment with attractive terms. Have we piqued your interest? Please send us your online application (no paper applications accepted) today.
Primary Location
Synthes GmbH (7111)
Job Function
Inventory Planning/Control
Requisition ID