Business Process and Systems Analyst Intern

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					Business Process and Systems Analyst Intern



                                                           Company Name: Adobe United
Job ID: GG030909
                                                              States-California, San Jose
Description:
Overview

Adobe believes in hiring the very best. We are known for our vibrant, dynamic and rewarding
workplace where personal and professional fulfillment and company success go hand in hand.
We take pride in creating exceptional work experiences, encouraging innovation and being
involved with our employees, customers and communities. We invite you to discover what
makes Adobe such a great place to work.

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Position Summary

Document Adobe’s demand/supply model from a perspective of customer service levels and
direct material cost. Analyze the impact that changes to Adobe’s demand/supply chain model
forecasting methods would have on customer demand service levels (inventory availability) &
direct material costs (supply, excess, obsolesce).

Identify, document, & analyze the potential impacts of changes to the demand/supply model
forecasting such as:

   • Incorporating channel sell through information into the demand/supply chain forecast.
   • Incorporating channel inventory information into the demand/supply chain forecast.
   • Integrating information “pools” into a comprehensive demand/supply chain forecasting
        model.
   • Incorporating sales forecasts into the demand/supply chain forecast.
   • Assess lowering inventory costs and better inventory control

At the end of the assignment a roadmap (not a timeline) of proposed improvements should be
completed. This should include:
1. A business case document describing, in plain English, the proposed changes.
2. A description of required source data elements.
3. An analysis of demand service level impacts for each proposed change.
4. An analysis of financial impacts for each proposed change. (ROI, present value)


Requirements

   • Supply chain operations experience or understands components of a supply chain.
   • Accounting for cost of goods sold / direct cost.
   • Ability to perform and explain statistical analysis/understand metrics.
   • Strong process and systems orientation.
   • Good interpersonal skills – ability to work across organizational boundaries.
   • Cultural flexibility – ability to work across a geographically and culturally diverse
       organization.
   • Clearly communicates business case (verbal/writing)
   • Facts
   • ROI
   • Financials
   • Improvements
   • Basic project management skills
   • Plans activities
   • Drives a schedule
   • Coordinates people


Adobe’s dynamic working environment is well known – including ten years on FORTUNE
magazine’s "100 Best Companies to Work For", and other, similar accolades. By hiring the very
best and brightest, we continue to be a simply better place to work.

Adobe is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We welcome and encourage diversity
in the workplace.

About Adobe United States

Adobe has approximately 4,000 employees in the United States and is headquartered in San
Jose, California, with other office locations nationwide.

Requirements:

Job Level            Individual contributor
Expertise            Administration-General
Education            MBA
JobType              Full Time
Locale               United States/San Jose
Experience           3-5 years
Preferred Language English