The AEP & New Services Team is responsible to manage the Regional Operations for Sony Europe Service organisation whereas a positive business case has been demonstrated to develop local operations rather than relying on traditional supply from other regions.
That team encompasses functions such as warehousing & logistics, repair management, spares fulfillment & planning/forecasting as control tower for the whole operations.
The planning & forecasting function will be responsible to plan and forecast for the TV service stock (Sony Asset) but also the Vendor Managed Inventory spares stock (Sony Asset) located at the repair centers.
He/she will be also developing a forecast methodology to predict some non regular TV returns (asset recovery) as a way to decrease the local sales company scrap cost by transferring to the TV service program the defective sets from the Commercial flow (pre-sales).
He/she will be also responsible for the planning of the TV new buy sets in order to complement the TV service stock whereas the demand is higher than the refurbished unit replenishment. If the stock would be exceeding stock freshness levels, then he/she will be negotiating with brokers to minimize the loss for Sony by reselling to appointed channels un-necessary TVs.
He/she will be responsible to come up with a solid proposal based on interactions with other stakeholders in order to confirm End Of Life quantity or Last Time Buy orders for key components of the supply chain.
He/she will be driving improvement projects to drive to more maturity / visibility & automation the whole planning/forecasting tools in partnership with TV engineers / IT department / BPO teams.
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